GENUINE WORKING PADDLE STEAMER - PERTH ICON  

Price
AU $1,200,000 Negotiable Need Finance?
Length
82' 0" - 25.00m
Location
SOUTH PERTH WESTERN AUSTRALIA Need Insurance?
Year
1986
Hull Material
Steel

Price
AU $1,200,000 Negotiable    Need Finance? Need Insurance?
Description: GENUINE WORKING PADDLE STEAMER - PERTH ICON Encumbrance Check?
NOW IN FULL SURVEY & CURRENTLY OPERATING WITH FULL CREW AS A CHARTER VESSEL! CONTACT US ASAP !!!!

SHIP MOORED DIRECTLY ACROSS THE RIVER FROM THE NEWLY OPENED ELIZABETH QUAY WITH DIRECT PUBLIC FERRY ACCESS- HUGE OPPORTUNITY - DONT MISS THIS!!!!

THE PADDLE STEAMER DECOY IS A PERTH ICON AND HAS BEEN OPERATING FOR 30 YEARS ON THE MAGNIFICENT SWAN RIVER WITH HER OWN EXCLUSIVE MOORING IN PRESTIGIOUS SOUTH PERTH, SPECIALISING IN WEDDINGS, CORPORATE FUNCTIONS AND THE FAMOUS SUNDAY JAZZ CRUISE. SHE IS A REGISTERED AUSTRALIAN SHIP WHICH MAKES THE VESSEL FULLY MORTGAGEABLE
THE VESSEL IS BEING OFFERED FOR SALE DUE TO RETIREMENT AFTER 20 YEARS AT A FRACTION OF THE REPLACEMENT COST.

The Paddle Steamer Decoy is a genuine steam powered vessel that was built by Australian Ship Building Industries and is built to DNV survey 1A R5 Class D1, although currently operates on a 1E and licensed to carry 230 passengers. The vessel is powered by a 1905 Ransome Sims and Jefferies twin cylinder steam engine totally rebuilt in 1986 with a new oil fired burner and maxitherm boiler. She is the only sea going designed Paddle Steamer in Australia. The upper deck is constructed of solid Jarrah and Iron bark flooring. The vessel is also fitted out extensively with solid brass nautical memorabilia and has a unique 58 brass pipe calliope organ which can operate manually or automatically.

THIS IS A TRULY ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY FOR AN ASTUTE INVESTOR, AND AN EXCELLENT LIFESTYLE.

Region
Western Australia
Location
South Perth Western Australia
Reference
PADDLE STEAMER DECOY
Year
1986
Builder
AUSTRALIAN SHIPBUILDING INDUSTRIES WA
Length
82' 0" - 25.00m
Draft
1.2m fully laden
Hull Material
Steel
Deck Material
JARRAH/IRONBARK
Engine
RANSOME SIMS AND JEFFERIES TWIN CYLINDER STEAM ENGINE #17150 BUILT IN IPSWICH ENGLAND IN 1905. New Maxi-therm Boiler and oil burner has been fitted with 8 solar collectors to preheat the boiler, reducing running costs, thus vessel is environmentally friendly as it does not emit any pollution
Genset
Caterpillar 65 KVA diesel plus auxiliary Robin 3 KVA diesel
Fuel
4500 liters Diesel
Water
10,000 litres
Galley
Fully equipped caterers galley
Refrigeration
Cool room, ice maker, fridges.
Shower
2 showers
Toilet
4 toilets
Ground Tackle
Electric winch, Beaufort anchor with chain
Safety Gear
Life jacket's rafts for 230 pax.
Survey Details
Built to DNV Survey 1A R5 Class D1, currently operating on a 1E 230 pax.
Remarks
The Paddle Steamer Decoy is the only sea going designed Paddle Steamer in Australia. Her upper deck construction consists of solid Jarrah with iron bark decking. The vessel is fitted extensively with solid brass nautical memorabilia and has a unique 58 pipe brass Calliope Organ which operates automatically or manually

SELLER DETAILS
Name
chas cox
Telephone
City
mandurah
State
WA
Country
Australia
Website


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