Alan Gallagher, a Senior Aircrewman, will provide a fascinating insight into a day in the life of someone involved with the Dublin Helicopter Search and Rescue.
Members and their guests are cordially invited to attend a New Year’s Eve dinner party at the Clubhouse on December 31st.
This event is currently a place-holder, and will be updated when more details are available.
Santa will be delivered by the lifeboat to the Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club on Saturday 12 December at 1.00 o’clock. He is looking forward to seeing you all there again this year For parents, Santa would love it if you could tell Karin in the office (and she’ll tell Santa) how many children you…Details
This course will be concentrating on cruising mainly on the East coast of Ireland and the Irish Sea. There will be no certificate after the finish of the course, and there is no fee for the course. The objective is to bring Members down to the Club for some constructive enjoyment and camaraderie during the quiet Season.…Details
Joe Csibi will be talking about the cruising grounds to be found in Croatia.
Our December 3rd talk is being given by Barry Kenny, on the topic of “The Longitude Problem and the development of the Marine Chronometer”. Early sailors had developed the magnetic compass, and had for centuries used the elevation of the pole star to establish latitude, using cross staff, back staff, quadrant, and finally the sextant, still…Details
We are pleased to host Joe Ryan as he presents an illustrated talk about Dublin’s Diving Bell. The bell can currently be seen on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay in Dublin, and was recent renovated to turn it into an exhibit about the usage of the bell.