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Dates for your diary.

To all Carrick Members,

Here’s hoping you got out and enjoyed the beautiful weather we have had
over the summer and stayed safe on the water.

*Just a reminder of the forthcoming events *being held by the branch and
provide dates for your diary.

– Carrick Cares Day – August 25th
– Branch Meeting – September 8th
– October Cruise in Company (End of Season – EOS) – 12-14th October

*August 25th* – Carrick / Waterways Ireland Cares Day – Lough Quay Forest
Park – *Volunteers still needed, *please contact us if you can spare some
time to help our very special guests experience the joys of the waterways
that we often take for granted.

*September 8th* – Branch Meeting @ 1pm – Bush Hotel
*September 8th *- Annual Bowling Challenge with Boyle Branch @6pm – Mulvey
Centre, Carrick

*October Cruise in Company *- Following suggestions from a number of
members to bring forward the end of season (EOS) rally we are amending
this years calendar.
The EOS rally will now take place on the 12th – 14th October. We shall meet
in the Bush Hotel on Friday evening for a get together and pub quiz. On
Saturday the fleet will cruise in company with activities during the day
and evening dinner. Full details will follow shortly.

*November 3rd* – Branch AGM – We hope to see as many members as possible
attend on the day and support the branch and the branch committee.

Kind Regards,

Trish Byron
IWAI Carrick-on-Shannon Branch Hon. Secretary
(M) 086 2154585

Shannon Boat Rally – Change of Itinerary – Friday 27th – Sun 29th

 To all members who have registered for the 2018 Shannon Boat Rally or for
those considering registering, please note the change of venue for the
opening nights. See attached letter from our Commodore Niamh Herraghty

Fri 27th                                      Ballyleague (Lanesborough)
Sat 28th and Sun 29th                Portrunny
Mon 30th and Tues 31st              Lough Ree Yacht Club
Wed 1st and Thurs 2nd               Shannonbridge
Fri 3rd                                        Fleet anchorage at Hot
Sat 4th and Sun 5th                    Athlone

Looking forward to seeing as many members as possible next weekend.

Kind Regards,

Trish Byron
IWAI Carrick-on-Shannon Branch Hon. Secretary
(M) 086 2154585

The June Bank Holiday weekend

The June Bank Holiday weekend CIC is being organised by the Morgan Family of Corry Lass.
Meeting in the Bush Hotel on Friday 1st June at 9pm. Saturday 2nd we will cruise to Drumsna where the fleet will remain for the weekend. Lots of exciting things to look forward to for all.
Please let us know if your intending to join us for that weekend.

Rams Island trip / Branch meeting in Lough Neagh

Weather looking good for the trip next weekend to Rams Island.

If you have not registered and do want to join us, please contact the branch secretary at

For those of you who have registered, an email has been issued with directions on how to get to Sandy Bay Marina. If you have not received them, please contact me.

Trish Byron
IWAI Carrick-on-Shannon Branch Hon. Secretary

Trip to Rams Island,Lough Neagh Saturday 14th April 2018

Date for your Diary:

In keeping with our promise to arrange some different branch events, on Saturday 14th April 2018 IWAI Carrick will hold its first branch meeting of the year during a trip to RAMS Island, Lough Neagh. (at the invitation of IWAI RBLNA.).
This is a great opportunity to visit this heritage project and see the fantastic work carried out by the volunteers.

Further information can be found here:

An email will be sent to all members in the coming days and we will need to know attendance for this event. So check your diary and get planning. It will be another great day out.
This event is open to all IWAI members.

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