Karalee
Boat Owner
Ian Hansen
Designer
Alan Payne
Builder
Morrow Bros
Description

Commissioned by Tom Mulhearn of Hunters Hill when Alan was in the drawing office at Cockatoo Island Dockyard in 1947. The design was entered into an International Dream Boat’s competition and gained 3rd prize behind Phillip Rhodes. Ian purchased the yacht from Tom Mulhearn in 1988 and altered her from a harbour racer to an ocean cruising yacht in a 2 year restoration. The yacht has spent it’s entire life on the same mooring at Hunters Hill.

LOD feet
45
Hull Timber
White Beech
Type of Boat
Cutter
State
New South Wales
Built
1952
Location
KF3-40
Category