Name: Karalee
Boat Owner: Ian Hansen
Designer: Alan Payne
Builder: Morrow Bros

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