The ultimate cruising venue, the M.V. John Batman, named after the founder of Melbourne, is the flagship of our fleet. It is the largest capacity passenger ferry operating in Melbourne and is licensed to carry 200 passengers on 4 decks, 150 persons under cover, or for social functions up to 130 people may be catered for in comfort.
A restaurant style setting can seat up to 70 guests. The M.V. John Batman can accommodate all guests under cover on the lower deck of the boat, or in the open on the upper deck. Wining and dining aboard, the ride is so smooth it’s hard to believe you’re even moving. The John Batman cruises the Yarra River, Hobsons Bay and the Maribyrnong River upstream to Essendon.
Capacity: Licensed to carry 200 passengers. 150 undercover. 130 social functions. 70 sit down meal.
Engine:Cummins 6bt Hydraulic drive.
Survey: 1E 200 pax 4 crew. up to 60 pax 2 crew. up to 130 3 crew.
Built to 1D survey
Features large upper observation deck to seat up to 100 pax. Aft deck under cover. large lounge with a Bar and moveable tables and seating. Male and Female toilets 2 x each. Separate Pilot house Fwd. Suitable for private functions for up to150 passengers.
Low bridge clearance, Boarding to upper or lower decks.
The details of all vessels are offered in good faith but we cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. Any buyer should instruct their agents, or their surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to sale, price change, location or withdrawal without notice.
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