The Lynx is a high speed catamaran. It
offers catamaran ferry services across Cook Straight and it can
carry cars and passengers. It links the North and South Island,
at Picton and Wellington where you will have terminal
facilities. The ferry will need around two hours for the cross.
There is a departure on each side of the island two times per
day. Condor Vitesse is the ship name of The Lynx Vessel. The
Lynx is a quite luxurious vessel. Onboard there is a wide
variety of activities as video machines, souvenir and gift shop;
this will keep you busy during the cross. The type of the ship
is a wave piercing catamaran. The length of the Lynx is 86
meters, a breadth of 26 meters and draft of 3.6 meters. In was
built in 1997 by Incat Australia Pty Ltd, Hobart in Australia.
The lynx was registered in Nassau. The Lynx can carry up to 750
people and up to 170 cars. The crew consists of twenty eight
persons. The gross tonnage of The Lynx is 5007 tonnes and the
2002 tonnes net. So while visiting Wellington, you must
absolutely make a cruise on The Lynx.