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

6.10pm 7 August 2019
2.51pm 6 August 2019
6.46pm 30 July 2019
1.20pm 29 July 2019
8.59pm 14 July 2019
6.39pm 4 July 2019
1.39pm 11 May 2019
1.39pm 11 May 2019
4.20pm 5 May 2019
4.07pm 22 April 2019
3.36pm 18 April 2019
5.20pm 6 April 2019
4.32pm 2 April 2019
11.38am 26 October 2018
7.08pm 6 October 2018
1.49pm 26 July 2018
1.49pm 16 July 2018
6.03pm 30 June 2018
6.32pm 5 June 2018
5.58pm 5 June 2018

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 19°C
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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

Lough Derg RNLI wish Tipperary 'All the Best' in the All-Ireland Final
4 volunteers in the lifeboat waving flags in support of Tipperary
Article Sea safety
Lough Derg RNLI wish Tipperary 'All the Best' in the All-Ireland Final
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Lough Derg RNLI assist three people on cruiser that had run aground
Lough Derg RNLI rescue three people on 35ft cruiser aground by the entrance to Terryglass Harbour on 7 August
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Lough Derg RNLI assist three people on cruiser that had run aground
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Lough Derg RNLI rescues man on 18ft boat that sustains engine failure
Four members of Lough Derg RNLI on the lifeboat approaching casualty vessel in the distance
Article Rescue
Lough Derg RNLI rescues man on 18ft boat that sustains engine failure
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Lough Derg RNLI assist two people on a 30ft cruiser aground inside the Goat Road
Four members of volunteer crew aboard the lifeboat on Lough Derg approaching cruiser in the distance
Article Rescue
Lough Derg RNLI assist two people on a 30ft cruiser aground inside the Goat Road
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