The Wreck (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

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The Wreck (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

See the rusty iron barque of the Trinculo which came to grief on a sandbar off the coast of Gippsland in 1879. Now engulfed by the golden sands of 90 Mile Beach, the sight is a rarity as most sunken ships lie at the bottom of the ocean. 

How to get there

The Wreck (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

Facilities

Carpark

Need to know

The Wreck (Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No horses
  • No camping
  • No fires permitted
  • No vehicles
  • No generators
  • No firearms allowed

Warnings

  • Water hazards
    • Rough Surf
    • Strong currents
  • Other warnings
    • Unpatrolled area
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Temporary Closure of Eel Farm Track

Eel Farm track will be temporarily closed to vehicles from 6th of October 2021 to the 31st of January 2022 for repair. Due to structural damage the causeway has become impassable for vehicles.  In the meantime please access McLennan Straits via Seacombe.  

Delray Beach Boat Launch

Due to severe weather the Delray beach Boat Launch has been temporarily closed for public safety until beach conditions have changed. 

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