Dunmore Lifeboat station

Dunmore East Lifeboat Station

Established in 1884, Dunmore East Lifeboat Station provides search and rescue cover to the south east coast of Ireland, operating an all-weather Trent class lifeboat. The crews have received 17 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dunmore East Lifeboat Station

4.26pm 2 August 2020
4.26pm 2 August 2020
5.51pm 19 July 2020
5.51pm 19 July 2020
10.37pm 11 July 2020
10.37pm 11 July 2020
8.12am 1 July 2020
8.12am 1 July 2020
12.19pm 27 June 2020
12.19pm 27 June 2020
7.05pm 7 June 2020
7.05pm 7 June 2020
4.45pm 6 June 2020
4.45pm 6 June 2020
2.03pm 29 May 2020
2.03pm 29 May 2020
7.27pm 2 May 2020
7.23pm 2 May 2020
7.00pm 10 March 2020
10.52pm 4 January 2020

Today's weather

23°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C Max: 23°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dunmore East Lifeboat Station
West Wharf
Co. Waterford

Station phone number

051 383268

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

Daily 10am-4.30pm

Shop hours

Daily 10am-4.30pm

Shop phone number

087 296 0977

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News and media from Dunmore East Lifeboat Station

Dauntless Courage: Book Celebrating the History of the Dunmore East RNLI
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Dauntless Courage: Book Celebrating the History of the Dunmore East RNLI
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Dunmore East and Fethard RNLI rescue of man and girl cut off by tide
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Dunmore East and Fethard RNLI rescue of man and girl cut off by tide
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Dunmore East RNLI rescue lone sailor
Dinghy under tow, RNLI crew on board
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Dunmore East RNLI rescue lone sailor
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Three RNLI Lifeboats involved in search for missing fishermen off Hook Head
Dunmore East RNLI on excerise of the south-east coast of Ireland
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Three RNLI Lifeboats involved in search for missing fishermen off Hook Head
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