Description: Quilkey Flybridge Cruiser In Current AMSA 1E Survey 20 pax
The opportunity is here to own 'Rolling Thunder'.... An Iconic, Australian gamefishing charter vessel, built by Ces Quilkey in 1972.
Constructed of triple planked Oregan then dynal sheathed to withstand all the Pacific ocean could muster, her reputation is renowned.
She boasts a colourful & notorious history, with celebrity guests & a very news worthy storey, all documented onboard.
With that in her past, she has just undergone a major restoration including renewal of her commercial 1E Survey certificate for charter cruises up to 20 people.
This twin cabin, two bathroom flybridge cruiser, is enormous in size & feel so aptly suited for family cruising, offshore gamefishing & corporate harbour charters.
Powered by twin 1990 model Detroit 6V92TA 550hp shaftdrive diesels, she'll cruise comfortably at 17kts anywhere you want to go.
Both engines & genset have had extensive work carried out recently, along with the electrical systems onboard to ensure good service & reliability for years to come.
An extensive amount of work has been carried out on this vessel including much of the exterior, interior, above & below decks, evidence of which which you'll see on inspection & is all documented onboard.
This is a great opportunity to own a classic 50' flybridge cruiser at a fraction of replacement cost & with the ability to earn income at the same time.
Call Finn 0406 995 993 or Jan 0414 997 959 for more info or to arrange an inspection.
New South Wales
Sydney Region Church Point NSW
50' - 15.24m
Twin 6V92TA 550hp shaftdrive diesels
2 x 550hp
Onan 8kva generator & 12/240v Inverter
Huge mid-ship master cabin with large ensuite - Forward double cabin with access to main bathroom & double bed in saloon
Twin cabin & 2 bathrooms
Starboard side galley with loads of storage - New microwave, New induction hotplate, double sinks & a very large Eutectic refrigerator
Standup Galley Eutectic fridge
Cockpit Eutectic fridge/freezer (not connected)
New Microwave & Induction hotplate
Yes - 240v & engine heated
2 x Enclosed bathrooms with H&C shower plus Cockpit shower
2 x Enclosed electric toilet with holding tank
New Fusion stereo system
New 4 sided flybridge clears - New all round windscreen covers - New hatch covers - New cockpit awning & camping covers - New interior carpets
Muir anchor winch with 60lb Bruce & 120' chain
Full AMSA Survey safety equipment
Auto electric bilge pumps & engine driven bilge pumping system for survey
Auto engineroom fire extinguisher plus hand held
New batteries - New Battery charger & 12/240v Inverter - New solar panels & battery monitor - New LED lighting throughout - Electric operated coffee table to dining table - Cockpit spotlights - Cockpit deckwash - Anchor washdown
Teak laid cockpit, gunwales & foredeck - Fully operational Alloy tuna tower - Outriggers & shotgun rigger - Rocket launcher - Rod holders - Transom door - Swim platform - Teak cockpit table - Gamefishing chair - Davco bi-fold davit with new motor