River Class

The ten new state-of-the-art River Class vessels are the latest addition to Sydney’s ferry fleet and services primarily on the F3 Parramatta River.  All of the River Class vessels have been named after notable individuals who have helped shape NSW culture through art, literature and sport, with three authors, three artists and four athletes selected by Transport for NSW.

The River Class vessels named after authors are Ruby Langford Ginibi, Ruth Park and Ethel Turner; artists are Esme Timbery, Margaret Olley and Olive Cotton; and athletes are footballer Cheryl Salisbury, netballer Liz Ellis, basketballer Lauren Jackson and wheelchair track and road racer Kurt Fearnley.

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