Galway Lifeboat station

Galway Lifeboat Station

Established in 1997 due to an increasing number of search and rescue incidents, Galway Lifeboat Station lies at the mouth of the River Corrib. The station houses a B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Galway Lifeboat Station

9.34am 17 March 2023
7.57pm 25 February 2023
7.17pm 25 February 2023
9.25pm 15 February 2023
1.02pm 14 January 2023
2.01pm 11 January 2023
2.00pm 11 January 2023
4.48pm 2 January 2023
10.57am 13 December 2022
1.44pm 10 December 2022
2.48am 29 October 2022
2.42pm 22 October 2022
1.45am 22 October 2022
1.42am 22 October 2022
12.44am 4 October 2022
12.36am 20 September 2022
7.38pm 16 September 2022
6.44pm 11 September 2022
3.36pm 11 August 2022
3.36pm 11 August 2022

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 13°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Galway Lifeboat Station
Port of Galway
New Docks

Station phone number

091 567755



Visiting times

On request

Visitor contact

Mike Swan

Visitor contact phone number

08724 18970

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News and media from Galway Lifeboat Station

Galway Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat Binny B-853 moving from left to right at speed, four crew on board . Photo was not taken during today’s call out.
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