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Rare Jaguar Shark spotted off West Kerry

A rare Jaguar shark has been spotted off west Kerry in a what marine scientists are calling an extremely unlikely event. The already vibrant whale …

What's on in April - Best of the Irish Coast

Isn’t that extra hour in the evening a beautiful thing? It goes half seven and the sky is still bright. And the sound of people active and outdoors …

Ireland's legendary Pirate Queen - Gráinne Ní Mháille

Fearless and formidable, Gráinne Ní Mháille (Grace O’Malley) <b></b>ruled the land and sea on the west of Ireland and fought bravely for Irish independence …

Ireland

A Man, a Plan, a Submarine: John Philip Holland

When it comes to Irish maritime history, one of the first names that springs to mind is John Philip Holland, the inventor of the modern submarine.<p>And …

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Coastal Treasures | Go Rockpooling on the Rocky Shores!

As we get older our relationship with beaches changes.<p>The life-filled rocky shores are swapped for the more predictable plains of the sandy beach. …

Six great coastal walks for the sunny Bank Holiday weekend

What an amazing few days it’s been? Wall to wall sunshine and our fair weather friends the weathermen have forecast it to last the next few days at …

Fisherman's Friend: BIM to build Training Centre

Fishermen face danger every time they set sail upon the waves and in the last ten years 53 fishermen have lost their lives at sea. One key component …

Locals Know Best: The Quay Fish Shop, Dun Laoghaire

Want to guarantee the very freshest fish for your plate? More and more the supermarkets are doing a good job of it, the latest stock laid out on …

Make these 5 changes today or the Seal gets it.

There’s good news and there’s bad news. I’ll get to the good news in a second.<p>Ok, you’re not going to like the content of this trailer for the soon …

Maritime Dun Laoghaire | Remembering Captain Boyd and his Brave Men

<b>John McNeill Boyd and his brave men, lost in a storm as they rescued others in Dun Laoghaire pier, 9th February 1861</b><p>To venture out into the severest …

HMY Helga | The Boat that Shelled Liberty Hall

HMY Helga sailed up the Liffey in 1916 to unleash a storm. Playing the role of enforcer she shelled Dublin far and wide but years after her role in …

Coastal Treasures | Essential Guide to Maritime Dun Laoghaire

This year marks the bicentenary of Dun Laoghaire harbour and to celebrate this momentous occasion Dun Laoghaire will be hosting a summer of programme …

Get onboard for an Inspiring Adventure

You should have at least one great adventure in your life. Something big that never leaves you. Something that in the retelling fills you with …

Tom Crean - Antarctica explorer & all-round legendary character

Tom Crean was a man of great bravery, fortitude and heart. Polar explorer and Kerry legend, he is a man who deserves wider recognition for his …

Meet the Last Kind of Ireland | Lore and Legends of Tory Island

Breathtaking scenery, ancient legends and home to the last king of Ireland: Come take a look at the ruggedly beautiful Tory Island and her unique …

Education: Become a Master of the Marine Environment

Finishing your undergrad this year? Interested in coastal and marine environments? Well, here’s a course we at Coast Monkey think looks great: An MSc …

Need a serious outdoor challenge in your life?

So how goes that new year’s resolution? Ready for the ultimate challenge? How does a 54km swinrun sound?<p>The Breca Árainn Mhór Swimrun, the first of …