Archive for the Boating Category

Cruising ahead

Cruising ahead

For the past few months, anyone with an eye on the River Liffey or a view of Dublin Bay will have seen a striking number of magnificent cruise ships make their way into Dublin Port. For some time now, Cruise […]

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Dublin can be Heaven

Dublin can be Heaven

Dublin is surely the place to be this June Bank Holiday weekend with a fantastic line-up of events happening all over the city. From June 3rd to June 5th the Dublin Port Riverfest will take place on and around the […]

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The Dublin Port Company Masterplan Review 2012 – 2040

The Dublin Port Company  Masterplan Review 2012 – 2040

The Dublin Port Company (DCP) Masterplan Review 2012 – 2040 went on public display at a series of information days which were held in Clontarf, East Wall and Ringsend, during the week February 13th – February 16th, 2017. The Information […]

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Jeanie Johnston back on the water

Jeanie Johnston back on the water

The replica ‘famine ship,’ Jeanie Johnston, returned to her berth on the River Liffey at Customs House Quay in February, following a spell in Dublin Port’s last graving dock, where she underwent much-needed refurbishment. The Jeanie Johnston is an authentic […]

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East Coast President – Mick Curry on maintaining Ringsend’s rowing tradition

East Coast President - Mick Curry on maintaining Ringsend’s rowing tradition

Stella Maris’s 80th anniversary year got off to a good start when, on January 22nd, lifelong club member Mick Curry was appointed Honorary President of the East Coast Rowing Council, a position he will hold for the coming year. A […]

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Alexandra Basin redevelopment

Alexandra Basin redevelopment

This year, Dublin Port Company (DPC) announced a record number of 113 cruise liners bringing over 180,000 visitors to Dublin through its ports and recently Dublin Port played host to an 18-deck 333metre-long cruise vessel named, MSC Splendida. Due to […]

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Many hands make light work

Many hands make light work

On Saturday October 15th, the annual Boat Lift took place at the Ringsend Registered Fishermen & Private Boat Owners Association boatyard. This event marks the end of another summer on the river and is one of the most important dates […]

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