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 The Valiant

Australia, NSW, Sydney

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Exact

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Latitude: 33° 34.705' S
Longitude: 151° 20.735' E

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English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant wreck is off Barrenjoey Head, Palm Beach.

How? By boat

Distance Good boat time (< 30min)

Easy to find? Hard to find

 Dive site Characteristics

Alternative name The Valient (mispelled name)

Average depth 25.0 m / 82 ft

Max depth 27.0 m / 88.6 ft

Current Low ( < 1 knot)

Visibility Good ( 10 - 30 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Good

Experience CMAS ** / AOW

Bio interest Interesting

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Dive type

- Wreck

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- Orientation
- Photography

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 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

English (Translate this text in English): The Vailant was a tug boat that sunk in 1981. This is ones of Sydneys most recent wrecks.

Vessel size: 22.5m x 5.4 m (72 tons).

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The Valiant
By diego
Jul 8, 2012
First visit at the Valiant - This is the first time I dived the Valiant, and what a great dive it was! I did a double dive (the dive statistics are from the second dive). The wreck still keeps much of the structure and shape of the ship. It has holes big enough to penetra
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By Anonymous , 03-02-2009

The Valliant - Valiant. Steel motor vessel. Length 75 ft. Sank in rough weather off Barranjoey Headland, Broken Bay, NSW, 1981. Under tow, it had been planned to scuttle her further offshore however nature had other ideas. [#BNN],[SAN]
@ She lies vitually intact, on her port sid, in 26 metres, and is a popular dive.

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