Navigation

The Barrow BridgeGreat Island Power Station

at Cheekpoint will open for all vessels with a high air draft. Phone in advance and advise them of your ETA.
A call after passing the Passage /Ballyhack ferry to confirm your eta will have the bridge open on arrival

Barrow Bridge Phone +353 (0)86 816 7826.

A good source for information can be found at www.inyourfootsteps.com

A Mini Cruising Ground

Marina FacilitiesBarrow Bridge

  • Waterford City
  • New Ross
  • Carrick on Suir

Estuary Harbours

  • Dunmore East
  • Passage East
  • Duncannon
  • Ballyhack
  • Arthurstown
  • Cheekpoint

Inland Waters

  • Inistioge on the River NoreInistioge 2
  • St Mullins – Graiguenamanagh & beyond on the River Barrow
  • Waterford & Carrick on Suir on the River Suir

Phone numbers

Waterford city marina   087 2384944

Carrick on Suir marina   087 6924447

Waterways Ireland  lock keeper  087 9508987     (St. Mullins to Graiguenamanagh)


Current Notices To Mariners

Notice to Mariners No.5 of 2017 Wexford Harbour, Chart No 1772

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users ,seafarers and fishery organisations. Installation of Buoyage between Ferrycarrig and Killurin Bridges

The following navigation aids have been installed between Ferrycarrig and Killurin Bridges on the river Slaney;

No 44 52 21.111’N 006 30.858’W

No 45 52 21.003’N 006 31.144’W

No 46 52 21.050’N 006 31.549’W

No 47 52 21.204’N 006 32.065’W

No 48 52 21.271’N 006 32.568’W

No 49 52 21.658’N 006 32.767’W

No 50 52 22.042’N 006 33.328’W

No 51 52 22.500’N 006 33.433’W

No 52 52 22.764’N 006 33.966’W

No 53 52 22.981’N 006 34.129’W

Killurin Bridge Stbd South 52 23.118’N 006 34.104’W

Killurin Bridge Port South 52 23.121’N 006 34.111’W

Killurin Bridge Stbd North 52 23.125’N 006 34.098’W

Killurin Bridge Port North 52 23.125’N 006 34.107’W

Further details are available on the Navigation App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for more information.

Captain Phil Murphy

Marine Officer Wexford

County Council.

07/09/2017.


Notice to Mariners No.3 of 2017

Kilmore Quay, Siltation at Entrance to Harbour
To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users ,seafarers and fishery organisations.
Vessels are advised that a slight decrease in the depths has been observed since NTM No 1 of 2015 was issued, in the area at the Northern end of the approach channel, at Kilmore Quay Harbour.

The reduction in depth is in this area is approximately 200mm, since Notice to Mariners No 1 of 2015 was issued. The approximate limiting depth in this region is now approximately 0.9m at Low Water springs.
All vessels are advised to consider this when planning arrivals and departures from Kilmore Quay and to exercise caution when transiting this area.
This Notice supersedes Notice to Mariners No 1 of 2015.

Captain Phil Murphy, Marine Officer, Wexford County Council.

09/06/2017.


Notice to Mariners No.1 of 2017 Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15, 1772 & 2046

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users ,seafarers and fishery organisations. Deployment of Buoyage on lower approaches to Wexford Harbour.
The following navigation buoys have been deployed in Wexford Harbour;

No 4 52 19.394’N 006 21.555’W

No 5 52 19.507’N 006 21.477’W

No 6 52 19.605’N 006 21.832’W

No 7 52 19.645’N 006 21.788’W

No 8 52 19.734’N 006 22.526’W

No 9 52 19.766’N 006 22.500’W

This notice supersedes NTM no 19 of 2016.

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for more information.

Captain Phil Murphy, Marine Officer, Wexford County Council.
19/05/2017.


Notice to Mariners No.2 of 2017

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users ,seafarers and fishery organisations. Deployment of Seasonal Swimming Buoys Courtown, Cahore and Carne

The following seasonal swimming buoys have been established in positions;

Courtown

Courtown North 52 38.860N 006 13.375W

Courtown Middle 52 38.760N 006 13.400W

Courtown South 52 38.652N 006 13.415W

Cahore

Cahore North 52 34.293N 006 12.151W

Cahore South 52 34.240N 006 12.077W

Cahore East 52 34.200N 006 12.009W

Cahore West 52 34.179N 006 12.057W

Carne

Carne North 52 12.075N 006 20.935W

Carne South 52 11.958N 006 20.908W

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for more information.

Captain Phil Murphy,  Marine Officer, Wexford County Council.

22/05/2017.


Notice to Mariners No.20 of 2016
Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15, 1772 & 2046

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users ,seafarers and fishery organisations.
Additional Buoyage Established in Wexford Harbour.

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for more information.
No 32     52°20.989’N,    06°28.413’W
No 33     52°20.965’N      06°28.245’W
No 34     52°21.358’N      06°28.416’W
No 35     52°21.304’N      06°28.313’W
No 37     52°21.695’N      06°28.569’W
No 38     52°21.556’N      06°28.978’W
No 39     52°21.586’N      06°29.230’W
No 40    52°21.383’N       06°29.670’W
No 41     52°21.372’N       06°29.863’W
No 42    52°21.135’N        06°30.190’W
No 43    52°21.088’N       06°30.469’W
Ferrycarrig Bridge Stbd South   52°21.076’N     06°30.617’W
Ferrycarrig Bridge Port South   52°21.069’N     06°30.625’W
Ferrycarrig Bridge Stbd North   52°21.084’N    06°30.623’W
Ferrycarrig Bridge Port North   52°21.076’N     06°30.635’W

new-buoys-wx

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for more information.

28/10/2016