|Launched||25/6/79 (date of contract)|
|Owner||Steve & Leesa Kerr|
|Configuration||Short rig with original round foredeck hatch|
|Colour||Blue hull with gold stripe and white and cream deck|
|Berthed||Fremantle Sailing Club, berth C23|
|Sail Number||F 298|
Call Sign, FG
|Previous Owners||P. & L. Hawke (original owners)|
The Yacht’s Story
Polaris was originally built for the Hawke
brothers of Hawke Bros fibreglass in Osborne Park.
Since purchasing Polaris in 2004 Steve and Leesa have added a new mainsail are are starting to race in some Jib & Main sailing on Sundays at FSC.
Heading North out of Cockburn Sound
Photograph: Courtesy of Steve Kerr
Berthed at Fremantle Sailing Club. Photograph: Jane Laws