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Entertainment - Bathrooms - Bedrooms - General Facilities - Outdoor Upper deck Entertainment - Kitchen Bar Area - Floor Plan


  • Exclusive:- Satellite TV; "Austar" including dozens of FM radio stations including 'JJJ'.The satellite receiving dish is self tracking and remains locked on to the satellite while the houseboat is traveling

  • Large lounge setting and three seater Ottoman in Macro Suede with a solid wood coffee table

  • Solid wood expanding dining table seats twelve on modern chrome and Macro Suede dining chairs

  • The living area has curtains and blinds to all windows affording complete privacy

  • Full width wrap around front windows

  • High quality 6 speaker surround sound from the DVD/CD player

  • 76 cm flat wide screen TV in main lounge and a 51 cm TV and DVD/CGD/VCR in the rear lounge

  • Each bedroom has a thin wall mounted LCD TV - view from the comfort of you king size bed

  • All seven TV's can be tuned into a selection of  satellite TV or a DVD playing in the living room

  • Music is piped from the entertainment unit to all outside areas.  Each has a separate volume control

  • Access from each front door to the front deck and the 5 burner gourmet stainless steel BBQ/oven


  • Tiled from floor to ceiling

  • Large white towels, bath mat, hand towels

  • Full size shower recess

  • Full size hand basin and vanity cupboard with ample storage

  • Drinking water tap

  • Personal soap, soap dispenser, toilet paper

  • Full width windows

  • Stylish oval wall mirror with makeup light

  • Resort style hair dryer

  • Ventilation fan

  • Full size flushing toilet

  • Double towel rails and clothes hook


  • Hotel quality beds, can be made up as a King size bed or two King singles

  • Freshly laundered sheets and pillowslips

  • Two non-allergenic Dacron filled pillows per  person

  • Luxury Australian made down/feather quilts with matching and reversible covers.  Single quilts supplied when beds made up as King singles

  • Blankets available for all beds for in between seasons

  • Bedside table and drawers for each bed

  • Individual bed head lights each with brightness control

  • Life Jackets in overhead cupboard

  • Full width panoramic windows with full length 100% blockout curtains

  • Ample wardrobe hanging space with coat hangers, shelves and drawers

  • 15" LCD TV with remote control in each bedroom with selection of satellite TV or DVD.

  • Individual room temperature controller for reverse cycle air-conditioning in each bedroom

  • Original textile artwork

  • Two way light switching for main room light from bed head

General Facilities

  • Exclusive personal temperature controller for the air-conditioning, in each bedroom

  • Exclusive environmental initiative - on board storage of kitchen and hand basin waste to minimize river pollution

  • Full instrumentation for the main engines and generator, controls for the foredeck lighting

  • Electric gang plank makes getting ashore easy

  • Traveling speed is constantly available from the console mounted GPS

  • Leather captains chair

  • CDMA phone

  • Two economical 120 HP "MerCruiser" diesel inboard/outboards with electronic controls

  • Hydraulic steering

  • All river water for washing and showers is filtered

  • Front loading washing machine and tumble dryer

  • Whisper quiet sound proofed generator with auto start

  • 5 kW RAPS automated system with seamless power management

  • Large 600 amphour 48 volt battery set

  • Two gas water heaters for HWS and spa heating, 3 x 45 kg gas bottles, no charge for gas used

  • Fully provisioned with 450 litres of filtered drinking water and 1000 litres of diesel fuel, enough for more than 10 days of travelling

  • Two whisper quiet unobtrusive reverse cycle air-conditioners for cooling and heating.  These can be operated separately if necessary

Outdoor / Upper Deck Entertainment Area

  • Ten person gas heated spa - no charge gas used

  • Carpeted upper deck area with complete shade cloth covering

  • Circular fiberglass table with twelve modern light weight  patio chairs, two sun lounges

  • Upper deck and stairs fully carpeted

  • Upper deck steering station allows the skipper to join his friends while driving

  • Stainless steel hand railing

  • Air conditioning units and spa heater in fenced off area for your safety

  • Upper deck speakers in the targa with local area volume control

Kitchen / Bar Area

  • Twelve place settings of fine white china, dinner plates, side plates, soup/dessert bowls and pasta bowls

  • Twelve fine white teacups and saucers, individual coffee mugs, glass tumblers, white and red wine glasses, champagne flutes and for your safety, polycarbonate flutes and wines for use around the spa

  • Full selection of cutlery with knives, forks, bread and butter knives, dessert forks, dessert, soup and tea spoons, butter knives, cake and dessert server, cheese knives and board

  • Knife block set of stainless steel knives, carving and cooking knives and chopping boards

  • Pans including a complete selection of stainless steel saucepans, frying pans, wok, pasta cooker, strainer and gas kettle

  • Set of stainless steel barbecue tools and stainless meat platter

  • Kitchen cooking aids including mixing bowls , measuring spoons, measuring cups, rolling pin, colander, sieves and grater

  • Electric blender/mixer, electric carving knife, four slice toaster and sandwich toaster

  • Baking dishes including a selection of muffin, slice and pizza trays

  • Plastic storage containers

  • Stainless steel coffee plunger and espresso coffee pot

  • Dedicated bar area with separate refrigerator and sink

  • Down lit storage cabinet for the wine and drinks glasses

  • Wine rack, bar tools and can/stubby holders

  • All kitchen cleaning aids, dishwasher and general detergent, Glad wrap, Alfoil, tea towels

  • Double bowl sink, dishwasher, two refrigerator/freezers, full size microwave, gas/electric cook top and oven

  • Full sugar bowl, salt and pepper grinders and serviettes supplied

  • Ample storage space for guest provisions

Astra Nova Floor plan

Full shade cover, carpeted, 10 person heated spa, steering station and 12 person outdoor setting

20 m x 8.5 m MAIN FLOOR PLAN
100% wool carpet,  King Size beds can be made up as two King singles


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