M.V. Heritage

The M.V. Heritage is a quaint historic timber launch, luxuriously appointed in teak timber, polished brasswork and soft settees.  The Heritage has been lovingly hand crafted and restored over a 6 year period, maintaining a traditional style.

She is licensed to carry 49 persons on 4 decks.  For social functions, however, up to 35 guests may be catered for in comfort either inside or outdoors on the upperdecks.

The M.V. Heritage cruises the Yarra River to Hobsons Bay and the Maribyrnong River upstream to the tea gardens at Avondale Heights.

MV Heritage


Built: Melbourne 1945 - Fully refitted 1984
Material: Timber Hull
Length: 12.2 metres.  Beam:  3.5 metres
Speed: 9 knots
Displacement: 12 tons
Facilities: Tables, white linen, food storage area, drinks coolers, 5 burner gas BBQ on request, P.A. and sound system, 1 toilet.
Capacity: Licensed to carry 49 passengers.  35 persons for social functions.