Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery – FV Roslyn Ann & Licence P30 *UPDATE*

Price: POA

**UPDATE re SALE of FV Roslyn Ann and Spencer Gulf Prawn Licence P30**

The FV Roslyn Ann has just finished scheduled maintenance and an out-of-water shaft survey (see photos) and vessel is resuming fishing in the Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery from March 2024. The vessel is in excellent condition and maintains its position as a leading vessel in the Spencer Gulf fleet.

The catch, pack, freeze and unload system is refined and streamlined. The mechanical equipment and engine room is A1. The wheelhouse is fully equiped and the crew facilities are par excellence. There is a high level of attention-to-detail when it comes to this vessel.

This sale is a total turn-key operation with the FV Roslyn Ann, Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery Licence #P30, Marina Berth and  an extensive list of equipment and materials included in the sale. The sale of this package presents as a significant opportunity to either enter or expand operations in a fishery that is regarded internationally as a leader in fisheries sustainability.

Please contact Christian Pyke on 0428 233 200 to arrange an inspection of the operation.

Vessel Information

Material Steel
Year Built 1999
Location Built Adelaide Ship Construction
Rebuild (if applicable)
Class / Survey AMSA 3C / Crew: 8
Gross Tonnage 200 Tonnes
Displacement Tonnes
Dimensions 21.99m Length x 7.1m Beam x 3.62m Draft


Main Engine Caterpillar - C18 (New in Vessel September 2016)
Horse Power 450 HP / 338 kW
Engine Hours 6,000 Hrs
Fuel Capacity 53,000 L
Freshwater Capacity 12,000 L
Gearbox Twin Disc MG516 (6,000 Hrs since re-build)
Reduction Gear 6:1
Speed 10 Knots
Bollard Pull
Aux Engine/Generator Aux. 1 - Cummins BT50 (3,465 Hrs) with 75 kW Stamford Genset driving ships power with back-up hydraulics / Aux. 2 - Cummins BT50 (593 Hrs) with 75 kW Stamford Genset driving gear hydraulics
Thrusters Bow Thruster
Propulsion Single Screw in Nozzle
Steering Gear Twin-Ram Power Hydraulic
Steering stations (number of) 1



Furuno FRIO - Installed DEC 2022


Furuno FCV-291


VHF - GME GX558E / HF - Furuno FS-1550


2 x C-Plot


2 x Furuno (one unit is a satellite compass)




Vessel has VMS (crew have VMS on fitted to PFD's)



Unloading Crane/Boom (if applicable)

2 x Unloading Booms

Deck Equipment

Hopper Table / Grader (north-south) / 2 x Custom Cookers / Cooling Bin integrated into Custom Cookers / Customised Dipping Bin / Prawn Trawl Operation - Twin Rig

Factory / Processing Plant (if applicable)

Export Accredited Processing Room

RSW Plant 2 x Refrigerated Brine Tanks (Coils)
Freezer Plant 20 Tonne Freezer Hold / Snap & Racks hold 3.2 Tonnes
Fish Hold
Cooling System 2 x Bitzer Screw Compressors
Accomodation Accomodation for 8 Crew

Marina Berth - Port Lincoln
Fully equipped galley / Crew Dinette / 3 x Daiken Split Systems
Dive Compressor and hookah diving line
The vessel and licence package comes with an extensive list of spares and xtra's that include:
Starter Motors (Main & Aux)
Alternator (Aux's)
Unloading winch
Hydraulic Pump for hopper table
3 x sets of scales incl. Marel M1100 packing and grading scales
Condensor Pump (new)
Brine Pump (new)
Twine and Net Bundles
Main Batteries
Cartons and Liners (approx 1 full season in quantity)
Copper Pipe
Rubber Cod-End Mats
Crab-Bag Material
Tools (extensive)
Oil / Filters
6 x Prawn Nets & Chain
Spare Foot-Line
Baskets & Mats
Hydraulic Hoses
Brine Bags
Spare Cooker Elements
Lights for nets (bycatch reduction device)
Marine Paints


Quota / Licence information

Fishery Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery
Jurisdiction South Australia
Entitlement Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery Licence - P30
Area of Access South Australian Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery
Fishing Gear Type Prawn Trawl
Transaction Type Sale

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