16m Steel Aft Wheelhoue Multi-Purpose Vessel – NEW PRICE

Price: $375,000 + GST

UPDATE: New Sale Price for the FV Tahnee B – $375,000 ( +GST) – please call to arrange inspection. This vessel is in excellent condition and is meticulously maintained by the owner / operator. At $375,000 (+GST) this is very good buying for a vessel in this condition and versatility.

The FV Tahnee B is a 16m Steel Aft Wheelhouse Vessel currently deep-set bottom longlining from the Port of Eden in NSW. The Vessel has excellent sea-going capability with a significant draft of 2.6m and effective bilge keels making the vessel a safe and stable platform for working southern sea-states.

The current owner has been fastidious in the improvement and upkeep of the Vessel with the engine room and equipment in excellent working order and condition. Recent upgrades and maitenance items to the vessel include a new stern tube, shaft bearing and drip seal installed in 2022, new aluminium doors installed  throughout the Vessel, new cannisters installed in a recent fire suppression system upgrade, a new Genset (32 KVA) installed in early 2023 and the auxiliary engine replaced new in 2019.

The Vessel is versatile and suitable for many applications with a large main fish room currently holding 10 Tonne of refirgerated recirculating water. The main room could be converted to holding live fish (Coral Trout) or Rock Lobster and / or remain a refigerated brine for premium market fish.  The fwd room is curently used to hold 200 x NSW Fish Bins, is insulated and would make an ideal freezer for other applications.

The FV Tahnee B is in AMSA 3B Survey with Crew x 4 and next shaft survey due in 2026. Please call Christian Pyke on 0428 233 200 with all enquiries.


Vessel Information

Material Steel
Year Built 1988
Location Built Port Lincoln
Rebuild (if applicable)
Class / Survey AMSA 3B / Crew of 4 / Next Shaft Survey Due in 2026
Gross Tonnage 43
Displacement Tonnes
Dimensions Length 16m x Beam 4.94m x Draft 2.59m


Main Engine Cummins NTA 855
Horse Power 350 HP
Engine Hours 18,000 Hrs (approx.)
Fuel Capacity 5,000 L
Freshwater Capacity 800 L
Gearbox Twin Disc
Reduction Gear 3:1
Speed 7.5 Knots @ 1100 RPM (15 to 17L / Hour) / 9 Knots @ full speed
Bollard Pull
Aux Engine/Generator Kubota 4 CYL (New in 2019) with 32 KVA Stamford Genset
Propulsion Single Screw
Steering Gear Single-Ram Hydraulic
Steering stations (number of) 1



Furuno 1715 (24 Mile)


Furuno FCV-1100 (with 3 KW Transducer for deepwater operations) / Furuno TimeZero with 3D Bathymetry display and mapping


HF Coden 852AS / VHF GX600 / Pioneer Stereo (AM / FM) / TAIYO Radio Direction Finder


Furuno TimeZero


GME GP450x / Furuno AIS




Yes - new system under trial with NSW Government



Unloading Crane/Boom (if applicable)
Deck Equipment

Pot Hauler / Cray Pot Tipper / NOTE: The Line Fishing Gear including the reel, line, hooks, rope and weights are not included in the sale of the Vessel

Factory / Processing Plant (if applicable)
RSW Plant 1 x Fully Recirculating Tank
Freezer Plant
Fish Hold Main room has refrigerated s/steel coils and holds approx. 10 Tonne of water (refrigerated brine) / FWD Room holds approx. 200 NSW Fish Bins (this room is insulated and not currently refrigerated)
Cooling System Bitzer Compressor
Accomodation 4 x Accomodation (located in the focsle), fully equipped galley, toilet, shower and electric hot water system.

Vessel comes with Stability Book
New Stern Tube, Shaft Bearing and Drip Seal installed in 2022
New Aluminium Doors installed throughout the Vessel during last re-fit
New cannisters installed in recent fire suppression system upgrade
Powerful Hydraulic System for working gear in deepwater
2 x Anchoring Systems
Automatic Battery Charger
Auxiliary Engine installed new in 2019 and Genset installed new in early 2023
New Fridge / Freezer


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