18.50m Patrol Vessel

Class 2 Police Patrol Vessel

Following on from the highly successful Tasmania Police vessel Cape Whickham, Southerly Designs was contracted to design a replacement fleet of seven boats for the New South Wales Police. These 18.5m vessels have an extensive fitout including a RIB ramp, davit, hiding anchor along with a full suite of electronics for 24/7 operations. Live aboard accommodation for up to six is provide, allowing for extended operations for up to 72 hours.


Vessel Length 18.50 Meters
Launch Date Oct 2019
Vessel Type Patrol Vessel
Survey Class AMSA-NSCV 1D & 2B
Number of Vessels 7
Owner/Operator New South Wales Police
Builder Penguin Boat Builders
Construction Material Marine Grade Aluminium
LOA 19.8 Meters
Beam 5.6 Meters
Main Engine 2 x CAT C18 E-Rating
Propulsion Fixed Pitch Propellers
Speed Max 27.0 kts
Speed Cruise 22.0 kts
Fuel Capacity 8,800 L
Fresh Water Capacity 1,000 L
Accommodation 6
Crew 4
Special Personnel 8

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