The Last Voyage of the Leinster – Book Launch 9th November 2017

In 2018 the Mail Boat Leinster Centenary Committee will celebrate the centenary of the sinking of the vessel. On November 9th, An Cathaoirleach, Councillor Tom Murphy,  will officially launch the centenary book of the Mail Boat Leinster The book “The Last Voyage of the Leinster” launch will take place on Thursday 9th November in the… Read more »

Open House comes to Dun Laoghaire Harbour – 15th October 17

Curious about the old Harbour Lodge on Crofton Road or the East Pier Battery? Both properties are open to the public this Sunday 15th – 12 to 5pm. All welcome! Open House Dublin is presented by the Irish Architecture Foundation (IAF): a non-profit arts organisation that communicates the value of architecture. The IAF presents Open… Read more »

The History of Dun Laoghaire Harbour – Cormac Lowth

“The History of Dun Laoghaire Harbour” – (A repeat lecture by popular demand) Aspects of the harbour over the past two hundred years 1817- 2017. Speaker: Cormac Lowth. Venue & Time:  Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire 18th October – 8pm Entrance Fee: €3.00

Treasure Hunt Winners

A very big congratulations to the winners of last weekends Family Treasure Hunt 1st Prize – Family Dinner for 4 -Four Year old Caoimhe Gargan 2nd Prize – Family Cinema Voucher for 4 – Six Year old Kai Crowley 3rd Prize – Art & Hobby Shop Voucher – 13 Year old Caoimhe Cullen 4th Prize… Read more »

Treasure Hunt – Answers

Answers to the Quiz are as follows 1)  There is an RNLI commemorative plaque close to the entrance of the East Pier. How many men were in the lifeboat mentioned on the plaque? Answer 1 = 15 men 2) According to the Geographical Pointer on the East Pier how far away is the Baily Lighthouse?… Read more »

Join our Treasure Hunt today. Download the entry form

Download our entry form here or get your entry form at Teddys or Ouzo on the East Pier. 2017 TREASURE HUNT EAST PIER Sept 17th 2017 Don’t forget to post your entries in the letterbox in Harbour Lodge (SEE ABOVE) on Crofton Road, Dun Laoghaire before midnight on Sun 17th September 2017.  

Bicentenary Treasure Hunt – Sunday 17th September 2017

Treasure Hunt Prizes 1st Prize A voucher for a family dinner for Toscana Dun Laoghaire or The Gourmet Food Parlour to the value of €150. 2nd Prize A voucher for family cinema tickets for IMC Cinema in Dun Laoghaire to the value of €70. 3rd Prize A voucher for the Art & Hobby Shop to… Read more »