Q-West Boat Builders New Zealand

Te Kotuku

Completed in September 2014, Te Kotuku is the latest ferry built by Q-West Boat Builders.

Designed by Incat Crowther specifically for the Waiheke Island market, Te Kotuku will deliver tourists, commuters and goods between the Island and Auckland daily.

This is the first vessel Q-West have built for this client and the third built with Incat Crowther.


Te Kotuku


Owner: Fullers Group Limited

Designer: Incat Crowther

LOA: 34.0m

Beam: 9.5m

Draft: 1.9m

Passengers: 338 seated

Cruise Speed: 26 knots

Fuel Capacity: 8000litres

Survey: NSCV / MNZ Part 40A

Engines: 2 x Cummins QSK38-M

Propulsion: Propellers, Tiger 5 blade, 44.5" diameter

Construction: Aluminium

Launched: September 2014

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