RNLI Lough Ree lifeboat on exercise

Lough Ree Lifeboat Station

Established in 2012, Lough Ree Lifeboat Station is situated on the picturesque Coosan Point, north of Athlone. Lough Ree is a popular location for fishing, sailing and swimming, in the heart of Ireland.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lough Ree Lifeboat Station

5.39pm 18 June 2022
1.08pm 12 June 2022
3.14pm 7 June 2022
1.39pm 2 June 2022
4.11pm 30 May 2022
9.22am 23 May 2022
6.19pm 14 May 2022
6.41pm 8 May 2022
3.50pm 1 May 2022
3.30pm 30 April 2022
2.08pm 29 April 2022
5.39pm 24 April 2022
11.18am 23 April 2022
8.29pm 19 April 2022
11.49am 18 April 2022
6.50pm 15 April 2022
4.21pm 1 April 2022
4.21pm 1 April 2022
3.39pm 19 March 2022
1.40pm 17 March 2022

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 17°C
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We're building a new, purpose-built lifeboat station that will boost lifesaving for generations to come.

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Lough Ree Lifeboat Station
Coosan Point
County Westmeath


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Paul Kelly – Lifeboat Visits Officer
For visits inquiries please contact: [email protected]


News and media from Lough Ree Lifeboat Station

Article People
Lough Ree RNLI assist 17 people over the Easter holidays
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Article Lifeboats
First ever launch from new Lough Ree RNLI lifeboat station
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