Rocket (motor vessel)
Rocket is a 12 metre sports catamaran purpose built for angling and diving charters. Rocket operates from the port of Poole, and is available all year round. Rocket’s design includes twin hulls providing unequaled sea keeping. and unrivaled stability. Rocket carries a massive deck space, with both, covered and open areas.
Rocket features an Island style wheelhouse. This means that all points around the boat are accessible. This lends itself to a variety of activities including filming and surveying . Rocket is also equipped with a stern mounted divers lift, allowing safe retrieval from the water.
Rocket offers a very high degree of comfort, with internal and external seating for passengers.
Rocket is equipped with the very latest safety and navigational equipment We conform to strict safety requirements, and are regularly inspected . Rocket is powered by twin IVECO high performance engines, developing 900hp. This not only provides an exhilarating ride, but ensures that we maximise your day, and bring you back to port safely.
Trevor Small (owner & master)
Trevor became a licence commercial Yactmaster in 1990. Since then he has offered skippered charters from Poole, winning local competitions and writing articles for national magazines. Trevor also became a qualified diver in 2009 and currently enjoys a mixture of angling or diving charters.
Poole is nestled between the beach resorts of Swanage and Bournemouth . Poole is a busy recreational port, the second largest natural harbour in the world. Onshore Poole boasts a busy shopping center, including many well known chains. Poole Quay offers museums, restaurants and pubs serving local ales and traditional food. You will also find Poole’s world famous pottery outlet here.
You will find Rocket moored at BH15 1HD, the eastern end of Poole Quay.
Fishing on board Rocket
Follow a typical day’s fishing on board Rocket.