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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 lifeboat launches from Galway Lifeboat Station

8.17pm 10 June 2024
8.16pm 10 June 2024
6.36pm 27 May 2024
3.47pm 10 May 2024
1.08am 9 May 2024
4.01pm 27 April 2024
1.59pm 22 April 2024
7.06pm 26 March 2024
6.21pm 14 March 2024
5.49pm 5 March 2024
11.54pm 13 December 2023
11.54pm 13 December 2023
8.38pm 12 December 2023
1.59am 4 December 2023
12.40am 4 November 2023
12.26am 4 November 2023
11.31am 2 November 2023
2.15pm 21 October 2023
1.27am 29 September 2023
3.25pm 9 September 2023

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 18°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

Four crew on board an Atlantic 85 lifeboat at sea moving from right to left with Mutton Island and Lighthouse in the distance behind
Article Rescue
Galway RNLI crew member’s last shout to Hare Island
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Four crew on board an Atlantic 85 lifeboat passing the lifeboat station as it departs Galway Docks for training.
Article Rescue
Galway RNLI called to rescue two people stranded on Hare Island
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