Weipa commercial and research charters can be booked with Frontier Fishing Charters. Our mothership, the 65 foot Kerra Lyn, started her life as a marine parks patrol boat. Owned and operated by the Queensland government, she spent 15 years patrolling the waters between Cairns and the Torres Strait Islands. She has been immaculately maintained and offers many safety features that exceed industry requirements. With enough water, fridge and freezer space to be self-sufficient at sea for more than a month, the Kerra Lyn can accommodate up to nine (9) passengers in air-conditioned comfort. The vessel has a 1,200kg hydraulic davit and large stowage compartments to stow equipment. Some of the chartering options the Kerra Lyn can perform include: environmental, scientific, hydrographical, training, transfers, filming, diving and exploratory. For more information contact Wade on 0409 063 361 or email email@example.com
Frontier Fishing Charters is family owned and operated in Weipa. The business has a 65 foot mothership, the Kerra Lyn, which is complemented with three (3) x 6m tenders.
The Kerra Lyn has a range of 2,000nm, 3,000lt water and 150lt per hour water maker. Pending crew size, she has the capability to be fully self-sufficient for many weeks at sea.
The vessel has a 1,200kg hydraulic davit and large stowage compartments to stow equipment. She also has a large boarding platform at aft of ship, providing safe boarding of people and equipment in heavy seas.
The ‘Kerra Lyn’ has all the latest navigational equipment and is fully air-conditioned. There’s six (6) cabins and three decks, including an upper deck.
Frontier Fishing Charters operate all year round and can provide a crew up to four (4) people, including an onboard chef. We’re pleased to consider any commercial and/or research charter requirements.
In recent years, she has undergone major refurbishment of hull, machinery and equipment. Everything is in excellent condition and safety features exceed industry requirements. There’s 360-degree viewing levels.
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