Stardancer II is towed off a sandbar north of Urangan Pier by VMR Hervey Bay.
Stardancer II is towed off a sandbar north of Urangan Pier by VMR Hervey Bay. Alistair Brightman

Yacht towed from sandbar

VOLUNTEER Marine Rescue has just succeeded in towing a yacht off a sandbar near the Urangan Pier.

The yacht, called Stardancer II, had been grounded since 1.45pm.

A VMR spokeswoman said the owner was from Newcastle.

It is not known how many people were on board the yacht.



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