The Heron is an uncomplicated one design class suitable for beginners as well as providing keen and competitive racing for all the family.
The Heron dinghy has been in Australia for over 35 years now and its popularity has been maintained by its attractive appearance, the strict one class design rule and its simple rig.
There are over 450 Heron Class boats sailed nationally.
Heron Class Specifications
Overall Length 3.43 m.
Beam 1.37 m.
Min. Weight 63.7 kg.
Main 4.78 sq. m.
Jib 1.72 sq. m.
Genoa 2.83 sq. m.
Spinnaker 6.36 sq.m.
Construction GRP, fibreglass or wood.