Our Company

Based in Geraldton, Akuna Marine Services is a West Australian Indigenous owned company, established by an experienced mariner with a vision to supply the maritime industry with safe, quality and reliable commercial vessels.

Akuna Marine Services is the first Marine Services Company that is 100% owned by Indigenous people in Australia. Based in Geraldton we servicing the entire Australian coast and offshore.

Akuna Marine Services sees that there is an opportunity to be the Marine Services Provider that everyone wants not only because of its Indigenous Heritage but for the quality of work and equipment used.The focus of Akuna Marine Services operations is mainly to provide Workboats and Offshore Vessels for short and long term lease with and without crew.

Akuna Marine Services has identified a shortcoming in the Maritime Industry of Indigenous Marine Workers. Akuna Marine Services are not only in a position to meet the supply shortfall, they are also an appealing alternative not for only Indigenous Marine employment but for Marine Employment for every Australian Citizen

Our Team

Rodney Kersting – Managing Director

Diploma of Project Management
Master Class IV
Certificate IV of Training & Assessment

Our Values

Like a compass that safely guides a navigator, Akuna Marine Services is guided by a set of values. They are not just words but are clear definitions of who they are and what they offer to everyone who seek their services.

  • Safety – provision of premium equipment, personnel, training, quality systems and procedures
  • Excellence – leading the way in delivering world class solutions to the maritime industry
  • Reliable – always available when our clients need us
  • Honest – focused on relationships built on trust and respect
  • Collaboration – work in true partnerships with clients
  • Down to earth – genuine about everything they do
  • Committed – staying the course even in tough times