The Yachts

King Billy

Category Placing
IRC 11
IRC - Div 3 1
ORCi 8
ORCi - Div 1 8
PHS - Div 1 8
Line Honours 17
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King Billy was built in 1992 and is made of King Billy Pine.  The designer was John King and she was built by Sailors Bay Boatshed situated in Northbridge, now known as Northside Shipwrights. King Billy has competed in four Hobarts, 4 Lord Howe Island races, 10 Coffs races and has won the Gascoigne Cup twice.


Competitor Details

Name King Billy
Sail Number 4966
Owner Phil Bennett
Navigator John Stephenson
Crew A Gale, B Gillett, B Wright, C McCormack, J Taylor, W Parkes
State NSW
Type Custom/ John King
Designer Custom/ John King
Builder Sailors Bay Boatshed
LOA 11.5
Beam 3.8
Draft 2.1