IWAI - Dublin Branch - Upcoming Events


DUBLIN BRANCH
Past events for 2007
 

14 February 2007 -
18 February 2007

IWAI Stand at the 2007 Allianz Boat Show at the RDS Simmonscourt in Dublin

Dublin

22 February 2007

Information Talk on the Restoration of the Boyne Canal

see report here

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

08 March 2007

Branch Meeting

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

22 March 2007

Information Talk on the Northabout Expedition - click for more information
see report here

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

05 April 2007

Branch Meeting

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

26 April 2007

Talk by Michael Corcoran - author of "Our Good Health" - A history of Dublin's water and drainage and the canals and basins.
See here for report on the proceedings

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

03 May 2007

Branch Meeting, 8 pm

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

12 May 2007 -
20 May 2007

The Dublin Rally
The Dublin Rally is from May 12th to 20th this year and we welcome all who will make the trip from the Erne, the Shannon, the Barrow and the Grand Canal.  We'd like a few volunteers to assist with locking boats through on May 12th and 25th. If you feel in need of a bit of exercise and have a few hours to spare, please contact Derek Whelan on 087 2114324. Wearing of a lifejacket while operating the locks is essential.
click for more information
see photos from the event here

 

17 May 2007 Talk by Dave McCabe -- ""Lough Ree in Detail" - covering its history, current state of navigation information, exploring its hidden secrets and electronic charts of the lake
See here for report on the proceedings
Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

19 May 2007

Cruise on River Liffey,
including Small Boat Rally
& BBQ at 6.30pm

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

07 June 2007

Branch Meeting, 8 pm

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

9th October 2007
this is a change from the earlier date of 4th Oct.

Branch Meeting, 8 pm

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

18 October 2007

Talk by Michael Corcoran - The Trams of Dublin
Click here for directions and more info
see report here

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

22nd October  

Members of Dublin Branch of IWAI were invited to a Book Launch & Exhibition of Paintings to celebrate the launch of Dick Warner and Rosemary Burns's new book "The Liffey - portrait of a river" and to view Rosemary's original paintings from the book at: The Long Room, Custom House, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

 

5th November 2007

Branch Meeting, 8 pm

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

26th November 2007

Branch Meeting, 8 pm

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

08 December 2007
1 AGM +
2 Talk +
3 Boat Launch




 

The AGM of Dublin Branch IWAI will be held on Saturday Dec.8th in Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club South Bank Pigeon House Road, Ringsend, D4 at 11.00am  - directions below. We encourage as many to attend as possible. The AGM will be held in conjunction with two other events as follows:

  1. Update from Waterways Ireland - speaker John McKeown, Regional Manager, Eastern Region Waterways Ireland
  2. Dublin Branch AGM
  3. Launch of new Branch Boat

Agenda ...

Waterways Ireland Update :

  • Talk by John McKeown, Regional Manager, Eastern Region Waterways Ireland - covering update on the restoration of the Royal Canal, Spencer Dock, Grand Canal Basin developments etc.

AGM:

  1. Minutes of 2006 AGM;
  2. Matters arising;
  3. Reports;
  4. Election of Officers :Chairperson, V.Chair. Secretary, Treasurer, and Committee;
  5. Motions;
  6. A.O.B. by permission of chairperson;

Refreshments

  • Light Refreshments will be served - Poolbeg Club also has a full bar license.

Boat Launch:

One of our goals is to foster and promote traffic on the Grand and Royal canals.

To that end, Dublin Branch has acquired a small steel boat to make regular trips on the canals for that purpose. More details on the day!

Directions to Poolbeg Yacht Club:

(From North City-Cross East Link bridge-At 1st Roundabout-Take 1st Exit-Then 1st Left-Travel 300m approx.)

(From South City-At Roundabout just south of east Link bridge (end of Sean Moore road) take 2nd exit-then 1st left -then 300m.)

Our thanks again to Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club for their hospitality.

Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club

       

 
 

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2011 can be found here
2010 can be found here
2009 can be found here
2008 can be found here
2007 can be found here

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