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Boambillee is a former ocean racer. Built by Bill Barnett in Sydney; to S&S design 1948-C1; in 1968; she represented the state-of-the-art in ocean racing when launched. Construction is cold-molded timber; materials used were old-growth Oregon; Queensland Maple; Mahogany timbers and monel fastenings. Currently she is the gun boat of Melbourne's classic yacht fleet; with more line-honour victories over the last five years than any other classic yacht; despite being smaller than most of her main opposition. The yacht is owner maintained; and sailed by a dedicated crew who have been involved with the yacht for many years.