Kurraba





Kurraba

Type :
Wooden screw steamer
Launched  :
1899
Builder :
North Shore Steam Ferry Co. Ltd
Sydney, NSW
Gross weight :
195 tons
Dimensions :
134.30 x 25.50 x 9.90 (feet)
Passenger capacity :
890
Speed :
12 knots

Kurraba was the first vessel that can be called a K class ferry. She was similar to the Kirribilli II launched one year later.

Kurraba was laid up after the opening of the Sydney harbour Bridge in 1932; then was sold and broken up two years later.


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