Surroundings More Akin To One of the World’s Most Exclusive Hotels!

The TRUE NORTH allows discerning adventurers to experience wilderness in surroundings more akin to one of the world’s most exclusive hotels! Guests are able to take advantage of a number of lavish vantage points including a sundeck, a forward observation lounge, a ship’s lounge and an alfresco bar. The ship’s naturalist presents interpretative information on wall mounted screens in the ship’s lounge and, an internet café enables convenient communication with the outside world.

A popular venue on any TRUE NORTH cruise, the lower deck dining room offers the ultimate in comfort and uninterrupted vista – large panoramic windows ensure that guests never miss any of the action, even when they are enjoying the ‘finest in fine dining’. All cabins feature stylish décor, en-suite facilities, in-house entertainment and satellite telephones. The Explorer Class and River Class staterooms offer king size beds that can be converted to singles and the Ocean Class twins feature roomy single beds.

Multiple adventure boats provide guests with greater opportunity to do “what they want, when they want” and, to add yet another dimension to adventure, most cruise options feature an on-board helicopter! The purpose built TRUE NORTH is able to explore the upper reaches of shallow river systems – guests need only step out of their cabins to experience wilderness and, the latest in computer controlled motion stabilizers ensures a comfortable ride.

THE TRUE NORTH – ONE OF THE FINEST ADVENTURE-CRUISE SHIPS IN THE WORLD

Specification

Commissioned
February 2005

Crew
22

Guests
36

Configuration
Mono-hull adventure-cruise ship

Length
50 metres / 164 feet

Draught
2.2 metres

Cruising Speed
14 knots

Motion Control
Computer controlled stabilizers

Safety
Full compliance under the International Marine Orders

Cabin Features
En-suite, in-cabin entertainment and satellite telephone

Cabin Power
240 V and 110 V (Australian socket)

Day Areas
Sun deck, observation lounge, ship’s lounge, alfresco bar, sports deck and dining room

Adventure Vessels
6 (3x 150hp + 3x 115hp)

Helicopter
Eurocopter EC 130 (6 pax all facing forward/air conditioned)

Bed Sizing (cm)
Explorer & River = King 183 wide x 205 long OR King Single 106 wide x 203 long
Ocean = 90 wide x 185 long
Camden & Lacepede = 90 wide x 190 long

Stairs
There are exactly 12 steps between each deck