Archive for the Boating Category

Port Life Exhibition

Port Life Exhibition

Port Perspectives, an exhibition of artworks by Community Drawing Clubs and City Schools in Dublin, was launched by Lord Mayor of Dublin Mícheál Mac Donncha at the Hugh Lane Gallery on July 4th. The exhibition was supported by Dublin Port […]

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Riverfest Success Continues

Riverfest Success Continues

Dublin Riverfest 2017 is already a fading but beautiful memory for the many visitors who made their way to what has become a major celebration of sailing and maritime activities in the city. Once again the festival, now in its […]

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Stella Maris’ regatta celebrates 80 years

Stella Maris’ regatta celebrates 80 years

Stella Maris Rowing Club hosted their annual regatta on July 16th. This year, the event was sponsored by Dublin Port Company in recognition of the club’s 80th anniversary. After a slight delay at the start, a great day’s racing was […]

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Paddy’s Day

Heavy rain did not dampen the spirits of the 120 crews who competed in the St Patrick’s Rowing Club annual regatta, which took place on July 30th. For the many supporters who came to savour the atmosphere and enjoy the […]

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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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