Braveheart: Lobster Fishing Vessel

Braveheart is a 17.6m lobster fishing vessel launched in 1996. When launched she was 1.5m shorter, until late 2007 when an extension took place. During the extension aft cray tanks were added, giving her a total carrying capacity of 40 baskets of live cray fish. Powered by a single CAT engine she had an econimical cruising speed of 18 knots.



Vessel Length 17.6 Meters
Launch Date Feb 1996
Vessel Type Lobster Fishing Vessel
Survey Class NSCV 3B
Builder Geraldton Boat Builders
Construction Material Marine Grade Aluminium
LOA 18.1 m
Beam 5.36 m
Main Engine 1 x Caterpillar 3412 Marine Diesel
Speed Max 24 kts
Speed Cruise 18 kts
Fuel Capacity 4,000 L
Fresh Water Capacity 200 L
Live Tank Capacity 40 Baskets
Crew 3
Passengers 0

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