AU $300,000 Negotiable
45' 11" - 14.00m
Melbourne VIC
Launch Year
2000 approximate
Hull Material

Description: Steber 43
Victoria's Premier Fishing Charter Business located in Prime seaside location - StKilda Marina. Melbourne Fishing Charters Pty Ltd is for sale (Lock, Stock and Barrel). Boat and business. Boat has had an easy life running Bay charters only.

Owners retiring - This is a turn key operation established and built over the last 20 years from STKilda Beach. This is a genuine business for an owner operator or husband and wife team. Master 5 skipper required to operate vessel. Buy the business and run the Administration side. All licences are fully transferrable and owners are more than happy to assist to ensure a smooth transition. Melbourne Fishing Charters specialises in ½ Day Fishing Tours on Port Phillip Bay from Melbourne departing from StKilda Marina. ( exclusive drive in - walk on walk off operation with Workshop and storage shed for tools and equipment) Established now for more than 20+ years, this business has an excellent reputation, an established customer base and an ongoing marketing and advertising program. Easy manageable web site with live calendar booking system/ fully transferable phone numbers etc. And plenty of marketing collateral. 6 figure Average Annual turnover on books ( very easily ramp this up with motivated owners )- Operating 6-9 months of the year with solid forward bookings, and goodwill. Full set of accounts of the company available for prospective buyers ( Genuine enquiries only )

Bellasandro MSV11727 - a 43' Steber Built to order class 1 C Passenger Commercial.
A modern Custom Charter boat fitted for Extended Charters including twin 375 hp engines, very well maintained TAMD 63-P A series Volvo Penta, with provision for gen. Set if required. Is in current AMSA nation wide survey for up to 25 people. In class 1D inshore waters / will go into Class 1C for 25 people for off shore with new stability books available, full AMSA documentation etc. Suit a Multitude of commercial applicatiion including diving / eco tour etc( vessel is currently working has always been in Class 1 survey). Extensive inventory typical for commercial vessel operation. Insurance value $245,000... Sale also includes fishing equipment, Extensive Spare part kits with spare transmission, boat equipment, 750 lt freezers for bait,

OTHER :- Easily manageable self maintaining website with 10 different name domain names ( long term insurance) - including: melbournefishingcharters. Com. Au.... With 24hr backend support Transferrable licences transferable Land line phone number All marketing material -signage Ongoing short term lease for Prime location Row 1 in Victoria's best marina with excellent foot traffic, exposure, 24/7 security guards and excellent servicing team. Melbourne Fishing Charters has forward bookings that extend at least 6 month in advance, an excellent website that ranks high in Google searches and an ever increasing database of existing and potential customers. MFC has Genuine good will in the industry over 20+ years( paying bills ontime and maintaning good professional tender) Vessel viewing by appointment. Please no time wasters. Vessel Surveyed annually by # Australian Maritime Surveys ( Most experienced in Australia)

Vessel features:
1. Built 2000 by Steber Taree NSW to class 1 - Passenger Class) 6 water tight Bulks heads solid Glass
2.1500 lt twin fuel tanks
3.200 Lt Fresh water
4.30 Lt Hotwater ( New)
5.200 Lt Black water
6. Large custom deck eskies / 12 V fridge in kitchenette
7. BBq top and custom ss benches
8.240VShore power panel and provision for new gen set/ ( removed last season)
9. Manifold Pumping system
10. New Toilet system/New Water pumps 2023
11. New Fire fixed firefighting system 2022
12. Flybridge helm operation
13. Twin engine operation meticulously serviced new turbo's - new seals, hoses and gaskets across all cooling systems winter 2023.( Meticulously protected from Electrolis. )
14. New gas/ water mixers 2022
15. New easy glide cabling across throttles and transmission
16. Extensive Safety equipment to class 1 D survey ( upgradeable to class 1 C ( off Shore )
17. Hydraulic Anchoring system - easy helm operation.
18. New Deck wash pulley pumping system 2022
19. New seals through Hydrive steerage system
20. New antifouling Winter 2023
21. Annodes through out engine system and hull 2023
22. New roof Awning 2023
23. All parts original Volvo sourced from Local dealership
24. Ready to work with all winter maintenance and servicing completed
25. Recent stability book /. Will move to class 1C for off shore operations. ( New buyer to make own enquiries)
26. Twin battery banks with jump starting terminals system
27. Extensive spare parts inventory including ZF 2:1 transmission/ pumps/ starter motors and alternators.
28. Selling lock stock and barrel, fishing equipment etc.
29. All AMSA paper work in order meticulously surveyed by Australian maritime Surveys.
30. Full security system including 24 hour inhouse guard on marina, security fencing and on board alarm system monitoring Summary : A genuine well established business in a growing recreational market, in prime location with full Marina support crew including storage sheds and workshop with 24 hour fueling/ pump out stations available on site. Www. Melbournefishingcharters. Com. Au ( full vessel videos can be emailed on enquiry ) Call Andre direct for genuine enquiries Looking for serious offers. / expression of interest. Photo library Oct. 2023/Will not seperate boat and business.

Melbourne VIC
Off-shore Fishing, Charter, Commercial
Launch Year
2000 approximate
45' 11" - 14.00m
Hull Material
Deck Material
Engine Make
Volvo Penta
TAMD 63 p A
Number Engines
Fuel Type
Engine Hours
2nd Engine Hrs
Fuel Consumption
25-35 lt per hr per engine load and weather indicitive
Max Speed
22 knots
Cruise Speed
12-16 @ 1900- 2300 RPM load and weather indicitive
1500 2 tanks.
250 lt
2 singles 1 double
12 V bar fridge
Hotwater System
New 30lt
1 - holding tank 250lt ( black water) / domestic style flushing system
New roof awning 2023
Ground Tackle
Hydraulic Muir winch 12mm Close link chain 84 m 1 x Sarca Excel anchor no 4 ( heavy action)/ spare chains/ ropes/ anchors/
Safety Gear
1d 25 pax
Bilge Pumps
Manifold systems
Life Raft
2 x carly floats ( 2 x 12 pax) - replaced 2022
Yes - ( with Hydrostatic release)
Life Jackets
30 Coastal
Current - 3 hand held/ 3 rockets
Fire Protection
Fixed pyrogen twin units / and 3 x 4.5 lt hand held extingishers
Furuno sounder & GPS /raymarine autopilot/ GME radio/ GME AIS/ (All basic equipment)
Survey Details
Current to 2026 1 d 25 pax


andre lindsey
VIC 3101 Australia