Vessel Charter

Workboat Charter
‘Tin Duck’

  • Project support or tender vessel
  • Suitable for inlet / waterway & ocean voyages
  • 6.5 meter aluminium RIB
  • 12 passenger capacity
  • Available for both long term and short term hire
  • Hire from Cairns, Queensland
  • Comes on a tandem trailer

*Up-to-date details and availability for all North Marine charter workboats are provided upon enquiry.

North Marine’s vessel fleet has recently expanded and not all charter vessels are yet online. Please contact us if you can’t see the workboat for hire that suits your project.

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About The Workboat for Hire, ‘Tin Duck’

Charter vessel for hire from Cairns, Queensland, Australia.

Charter workboat ‘Tin Duck’ is a 6.5-meter aluminium rigid inflatable boat (RIB) in 1E AMSA survey for 12 passengers.

Tin Duck is suited to general workboat support for both harbour and inland waterway projects or as a tender boat to one of our larger commercial vessels for extended ocean voyages.

She has a 60 horsepower Sea Pro Big Foot Mercury outboard and is fitted with a manual davit. The bimini is easily removable.

North Marine workboat charters are available long-term or as occasional vessel hire and are based in the Port of Cairns in Queensland, Australia.

Vessel Specifications

Name Tin Duck

Vessel Type Workboat Charter

Place of Survey Cairns, Australia

Survey AMSA Class 1E

Passengers 12 Persons

Length 6.5 meters

Construction Aluminium Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB)

Safety Equipment Safety equipment to AMSA requirements

Engine Mercury 60HP 4 Stroke

Deck Equipment Manual Davit, Removable Bimini

Transportation Tandem Trailer

Workboat for Hire – Vessel Charter Rates

North Marine offer hourly, daily or long-term workboat hire rates in line with competitive industry standards.

Workboat charter rates include loading and unloading time, voyage time, and duration at the worksite.

If required, use of our hi-ab truck or dogman and franna crane may incur additional charges.

To discuss a commercial vessel charter, please contact us at [email protected].

A full pricing schedule may be requested by contacting us.


North Marine Commercial Workboat Charters

Based in Cairns, Queensland, our workboats for hire operate throughout Australia, inside of the Australian Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ.

We offer competitive vessel rates for boat charters throughout the Pacific Ocean, tailoring solutions to any project on the water.

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