Maratime Safety Queensland has released a statement stating they have had positive conformation of asbestos in the wrecks. According to Maritime Safety Queensland General Manager Patrick Quirk:
“The location remains a safe and attractive anchorage, providing people stay off the wrecks and do not tie up to them or anchor too close.
“We want the community to realise that we need to act in the interest of safety at all times. These wrecks should not be used for swimming or diving.”
For the full article see here: https://www.msq.qld.gov.au/About-us/News-and-stories/Tangalooma-wrecks