Wreck of the MV Sygna - NSW

  Tourist Attraction


DEG: -32.857583 151.845298
DMS: 32º 51' 27.3" S 151º 50' 43.05" E
UTM: 56 H 6363911mN 391957mE
Altitude: 1.61m


Place Type

Recreation - Tourist Attraction


126.27kms NorthEast of Sydney - Driving 178 km (2 hours 4 mins)
607.82kms South of Brisbane - Driving 762 km (8 hours 26 mins)
832.5kms NorthEast of Melbourne - Driving 1044 km (10 hours 25 mins)

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The wreck of the stern half of the bulk carrier "MV Sygna", which dragged its anchor and was washed ashore in a violent storm in 1974 is found about 10 Km as the crow flies north of Newcastle harbour entrance. The rusted remains on the shoreline are a very prominent landmark.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Williamtown Raaf
Distance from Wreck of the MV Sygna 7.21km N
Mean Max. °C28.127.626.223.620.317.717.018.621.323.625.527.3
Mean Min. °C18.018.116.413.
Mean Rain mm97.9122.3120.6107.5113.7121.473.975.259.873.881.679.7

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