Calico Jack provides private boat charters and shared-trips in Eastern Indonesia. This gorgeous 30 meters Schooner wooden Yacht is specialized in running diving and leisure cruises around West Papua. Their favorite areas are Raja Ampat, Triton Bay and Cendrawasih Bay. From her name to her red sails and line, Calico Jack carries her pirate soul by sharing with guests an insatiable thirst of adventure and exploration.
It tooks 2 years of sweat and tears for intrepids pirates to built their first yacht in Bira, south Sulawesi. With the help of the best Konjo carpenters and craftsmen, their dream finally gets true. At the end of the building process in 2014, Calico Jack buccaneers were ripe for new adventures, and ready to finally reveal the hidden gems of the indonesian Archipelago. Keeping their operations during Covid, they came finally stronger from the crisis, and took over the operation of Mantra, renamed Anne Bonny.
The team of Calico Jack fleet is suffused by this international Soul of travelers, who left their original country to rebuilt a new family in Indonesia. Characters that make up and create the spirit of Calico Jack are diverse and hail from Australia, the UK, France, Russia and of course, Indonesia.
With already more than 100 trips on their list of conquests, Calico Jack had earn his pedigree in the liveaboard industry. This experience is supported by the knowledge of the 2 owners, who come regularly onboard, and their skilled cruise directors. Assisted by a solid and well-trained crew, Calico Jack boat charters provides some of the best leisure and scuba diving cruises in Indonesia.
Because Calico Jack can host a maximum of 10 guests in 5 cabins, she is perfect for both kind of trip. 4 of her 5 cabines are convertible in double bed cabin, and offer the best flexibility to host guests in the best way. The 5th cabin is a twin bed cabin is only suitable for individual travelers. With various spaces to relax and socialize on the main and upper deck, Calico Jack is a boat of conviviality and togetherness.
Calico Jack boat charter is fully equipped to host scuba diving charters or shared-diving cruise. With a 5:1 ratio per diver the team will design 2 diving groups, each one leaded by an Indonesian divemaster and supervised by a western instructor. Their three compressors can provide Nitrox, and there is all the dive gears onboard to be rented if needed.
If our dear pirates love scuba diving, they love leisure and discovery cruises as much. The experienced captain will always do his best to drop the anchor in the most idyllic scenery. Their chef barbecue is a benchmark in Indonesia, and the crew always give a lot of attention to provide the best beach set up to their guests. Relaxing on a secret white sand beach with kayaks, paddle board and snorkeling gears, while sipping an Iced-cold Bintang, is one of Calico Jack boat charter favorite activity.
|Overall Lenght||30 meters|
|Keel Lenght||15 meters|
|Number of Cabins||5|
|Maximum number of passengers||10|
|Fresh water storage||5 tonnes|
|Fresh water maker||5 tonnes a day|
|Engine||2 x 220 Hp Mitsubishi diesel|
|Cruising speed||7-8 knots top speed 12 knots|
|Sails surface||300 m2|
|2 x Life raft||capacity 20+ pax|
|EPIRB||Life ring buoy(s) x 5|
|Radio VHF + SSB||Satellite phone|
|BCDs Regulators Wet suits in all sizes||Diving Fins with Booties|
|Dive Computers||Dive torches|
|20 x dive tanks||3 x compressors|
|Nitrox equipment||Oxygen tanks|
|SUP Boards X 2||Kayaks double X 2|
|Snorkelling equipment||Beach umbrellas|