Island Star

Island Star
Name: Island Star
Boat Owner: David Weir
Designer: not known
Builder: Merv Kroll

Island Star was converted from a ferry to a fishing boat by George Nicholson and used as a fishing boat. She was later sold to Michael Burrows, Bernard Wilson, and Phil Pyke, these owners all used her for fishing. She was again sold to Ray Batt who kept her as a fishing boat but used her for pleasure purposes. She has recently been acquired by David Weir who has had the well removed and is presently having her fitted out as a pleasure vessel.

LOD feet: 43
Hull Timber: Jarrah
Type of Boat: Motor Sailer, ex Fishing Boat
State: Tasmania
Built: 1967
Location: KPWN