A Northern Ireland registered charity community and sail training project

SILVERY LIGHT SAILING

The Silvery Light Sailing Project seeks to promote  Community and Youth Sailing,  Maritime Heritage  and Tall Ship  Volunteering opportunities open to all - including the skills needed to keep our Maritime heritage alive,   with traditional sailing, maintenance and boat building  training  a part of the project plan

Our aim is to get as many as possible to experience getting afloat  through  youth and community sailing  onboard the Volharding,

a 100 ft Dutch Sailing Barge,  a platform  for education, training and events  helping to  bond communities throughout Northern Ireland  with shared Maritime Sailing Heritage

NEW FOR 2020

NEWRY CANAL

        EASTER 

  SAILING TRIPS 

BOOK NOW!!!

 

 

The 2020 Silvery Light Sailing Season  begins at Easter with a programme of  Public 

'Sailings on the Newry Canal onboard the 100ft Dutch Barge VOLHARDING

Enjoy a relaxing  two hour afternoon or evening  sail from the Quays to Victoria Locks and return

 

Don't  miss the Boat   

Book now!!!

  NEWRY CANAL

EASTER BARGE TRIPS

 

           To  make a booking   

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  •  Complete details on Eventbrite page

VOLHARDING at the Quays Newry
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Would you like to see and enjoy a locally crewed and operated Tall Ship regularly visiting  local ports, engaging  youth in adventure sailing, as a platform for local maritime history events and presentations, helping revive traditional sailing and boatbuilding skills,  an educational platform for schools,  a tourist draw and star attraction at  festivals, coastal community and maritime events.  

 

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Registered Office: 7 Linenhall House, WIN Business Park , Newry, Co  Down  BT35 6PH

Company Registration No:  NI 636535   

Northern Ireland Registered Charity  No:    NIC 106339 

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