You Yangs Shipwreck

SS You Yangs was a steamship of 690 tons. Built at London, 1856, to carry water to the Crimean War. She was originally named SS Kief, then purchased in 1864 by William Howard Smith & Company for trade between Melbourne, Sydney and Tasmanian. She struck a rock, took water, and was abandoned East of Kangaroo Island, near Pelorus Island, on the 14th June 1890.

http://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?52415
See also THE WRECK OF THE STEAMER YOU YANGS. (1890, June 18). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 8. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article8612177THE YOU YANGS WRECK. (1890, June 21). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931), p. 5. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article26755347

The captain of the wrecked You Yangs, says that when he sighted land he thought it was Port Victor, but it turned out to be Kangaroo Island!

OUR DISTRICT. (1890, June 27). The Mount Barker Courier and Onkaparinga and Gumeracha Advertiser (SA : 1880 - 1954), p. 3. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article148117719