RNLI Lough Derg lifeboat on exercise

Lough Derg Lifeboat Station

Lough Derg was the first RNLI inland station to operate in Ireland and the third inland lifeboat station to open. With inland waterways being increasingly used for pleasure, the RNLI has evolved its service to include selected inland waterways.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lough Derg Lifeboat Station

4.48pm 11 June 2021
5.50pm 4 June 2021
8.16pm 15 May 2021
2.15pm 24 September 2020
5.21pm 20 September 2020
5.21pm 20 September 2020
4.34pm 13 September 2020
4.28pm 13 September 2020
1.07pm 13 September 2020
1.07pm 13 September 2020
4.35pm 10 September 2020
4.35pm 10 September 2020
8.57pm 9 September 2020
8.57pm 9 September 2020
8.26pm 7 September 2020
8.26pm 7 September 2020
9.28pm 13 August 2020
9.22pm 13 August 2020
5.35pm 9 August 2020
5.35pm 9 August 2020

Today's weather

20°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 20°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

Lough Derg Lifeboat Station
Lough Derg Yacht Club
Co. Tipperary

Station phone number

067 24292

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

7.30pm–8.30pm Wednesday or by appointment

Visitor contact

Liam Maloney 

Visitor contact phone number

087 600 4366

News and media from Lough Derg Lifeboat Station

Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?