Radio officer Mike Morrall aboard Aramoana – ZMRD, November 1975. Photo: Le Cren, Archives New Zealand/Te Whare Tohu Tuhituhinga O Aotearoa [Archives Reference AAVK W3493, D31773]
Radio room aboard Aramoana – ZMRD, July 1977, in Wellington prior to departure for Singapore to be refurbished. Photo: G Masson, Archives New Zealand/Te Whare Tohu Tuhituhinga O Aotearoa [Archives Reference AAVK W3493, D36716]
Sailing between Wellington and Picton, Aramoana was New Zealand’s first roll-on roll-off ferry, replacing Tamahine.
Gross tonnage: 3968
Builder: William Denny & Brothers Ltd, Dumbarton, Scotland
Finished service: 1983
Scrapped: 1994 More information