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Length / Width

22 m / 6 m

Year built / renovated

1972  / 2013

Rental equip.

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  • MV Febrina is a traditional and stable motor boat that is well set up for serious divers and underwater photographers who want the total Papua New Guinea dive experience
  • The ship has three decks where you will find your own space to contemplate the next dive, catch the rays and enjoy the ocean breeze
  • Explore the sunken wrecks of Japanese jungle warfare tanks and small aeroplanes in these perfectly clear waters
  • Travel 'up river' to experience diving in the 60 m deep, fresh water Blue Hole and end your adventure-packed day with a delicious dinner on board
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We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 550.00 USD
  • 127 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

STANDARD CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel more than 91 days in advance, you will lose 500$, and 100% for fewer than 91 days in advance.

SPECIAL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) TERMS: We will look at the individual circumstances on every booking and be as flexible as we can with customers.



A Captain's dream - made into reality- for you to experience and enjoy

MV FeBrina came to Papua New Guinea as the life time dream of Captain Alan Raabe, combined with the foresight of Max Benjamin at Walindi Resort.

With Walindi Resort as her home Port, and under the management of Alan, MV FeBrina has evolved into a Boutique Liveaboard dive vessel, providing a unique diving experience in the bountiful waters of West New Britain.

MV FeBrina was purchased by her current owners, Max Benjamin and Alan Raabe, in 1991.  At the time, FeBrina was a fishing and diving charter vessel operating out of Gladstone, Australia. Prior to delivering the boat from Australia to Papua New Guinea, the boat was totally refurbished to cater especially for Divers and Underwater Photographers, with many further upgrades since then.

Today, MV FeBrina is 73 feet of liveaboard comfort and convenience. She is an older, traditional style vessel, a very stable and extremely seaworthy motor boat, well set out and catering for serious Divers and Photographers who want a total PNG dive experience. 

Your perfect 'Platform' to discover PNG from....

Built with a steel hull and steel/aluminium superstructure, MV Febrina's classic design and below deck cabins makes for a comfortable journey. Fitted with all modern navigational and safety equipment, large water and fuel tanks, individual air-conditioning to all areas of the vessel and water level duckboard, MV FeBrina is a perfect platform to explore the waters of Papua New Guinea.

MV FeBrina has three decks where you will find you own space to contemplate the next dive or just catch the rays. The Lower Deck houses the guest accommodation and engine room. The Main Deck is where you will find the Saloon and Galley, the Dive Deck, Dive Platform and Sundeck. The wheelhouse, laundry and crew quarters are located on the Upper Deck.

Let the food do all the talking...Continental Breakfast - Sit-down Dinner

Guests will enjoy a variety of cuisine on board, from a continental breakfast served from 5.30am to a beautiful sit-down dinner served after the night dive. The attentive crew of the MV FeBrina are on hand to assist to any requests.

Custom built Cabins on the MV FeBrina

MV FeBrina has accommodation for 12 passengers in 7 air-conditioned cabins. All cabins are situated on the Lower Deck, with access by traditional boat style ladder stairs. Cabin styles are Twin (2 beds), Double (1 bed) and 2 Single cabins.  All have been custom built to make maximum use of space available. .


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Deck Plan


For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Languages spoken

  • English

Boat Amenities

Amenities & services

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Camera Station
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform


  • Land Excursions


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash

Great for families

  • Movies

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Fine Cuisine
  • Alcohol


  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Us Power Sockets


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