“Shipwrecks/2018″was held on Saturday, April 7, 2018. We had approximately 300 people in attendance. For 2018, we had 45 door prizes donated which are now listed on the web site along with the contributors and winners’ names.

The Fort Erie Underwater Recovery Unit once again held a 50/50 draw with proceeds going to the Lake Erie (Eastern Basin) Mooring Project.  A total of $1174.63 was raised for the project and three prizes of $625.00/ $375.00/ $250.00 given out. 

Our thanks to the FEURU and all those individuals for their contributions to the Mooring Project.

Speakers & Presentations

For our 24th. Annual Shipwrecks Symposium, the Niagara Divers’ Association is very pleased to present:

A selection of eight full length multi-media presentations by internationally renowned speakers. 


Between our primary presentations, we are pleased to present a number of 5 minute “shorts”, highlighting new discoveries.

Shipwreck Tales of Georgian BayCris Kohl and Joan Forsberg
Treasures Beneath Kingston!Vincent Dokis
Lost in Seven Minutes ‘The Tug O Wilcox’Tony Gramer
John Shaw ‘Went Missing’Tony Gramer
Lost Steamship Discoveries in Lake OntarioJim Kennard
60th Anniversary of the Sinking of the Carl D. BradleyJim and Pat Stayer
Ghost of Lake Huron – Discovery of the Last Whaleback: The 308' CliftonDavid Trotter
Shipwrecks of MalaysiaRudy Whitworth

Gold Sponsor Dan’s Dive Shop

Gold Level Sponsor: ABUCS Scuba Charters

Silver Level Sponsor: Shipwrecks and Scuba

Bronze Level Sponsor: Ontario Underwater Explorers Scuba Swap

Silver Level Sponsor: Women’s Day of Diving

Bronze Level Sponsor: Ontario Underwater Council

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