Kinsale Lifeboat Station

Kinsale Lifeboat Station

Kinsale is both a commercial and a pleasure port, 11 nautical miles south west of Cork Harbour and 8km north-north-east of the famous Old Head of Kinsale. The station was opened in September 2003 and is home to Julie Poolie, an inshore B class Atlantic 75 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kinsale Lifeboat Station

4.54pm 4 November 2022
1.12pm 28 October 2022
6.08pm 24 October 2022
12.12am 17 October 2022
5.19pm 8 October 2022
8.13am 25 September 2022
4.07pm 20 August 2022
12.49pm 16 August 2022
7.32pm 12 August 2022
11.20pm 11 August 2022
12.17pm 11 August 2022
12.17pm 11 August 2022
9.47pm 28 July 2022
11.59am 15 July 2022
5.14pm 10 July 2022
8.22am 8 July 2022
11.08am 2 July 2022
3.48pm 21 June 2022
8.43am 6 June 2022
1.17pm 30 May 2022

Today's weather

8°C Sunshine
Min: 4°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Kinsale Lifeboat Station
Adams Quay
World's End
Kinsale
Co Cork

Station phone number

087 991 9918

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Kevin Gould

Visitor contact phone number

00353 868391124

News and media from Kinsale Lifeboat Station

Article Animals
Kinsale RNLI involved in rescue of two dogs stranded at bottom of cliff
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Article People
New crew on call this Christmas makes lifeboating a family affair
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RNLI volunteer Mark Cotter, dad Cian with 4 year old Tomás Quigley, RNLI lifeboat helm Jonathan Connor at the presentation ceremony at Kinsale's White Lady Hotel
Article Fundraising
The White Lady hotel golfers raise €2,415 for Kinsale RNLI
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Cork GAA footballer Brian Hurley on Union Hall Pier
Article Sea safety
Cork footballer Brian Hurley backs RNLI summer water safety campaign
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