Parks and Beaches

Lifeguards Provision

Water Safety

Lifeguard Stations Operational

August 11th to August 17th – 11.00 to 19.00hrs

  • Balbriggan Beach
  • Skerries South Beach
  • Loughshinny (Not Wednesday)
  • Rush North Beach (Not Thursday & Wednesday)
  • Rush South Beach
  • The Brook Beach, Portrane (Not Wednesday)
  • Balcarrick Beach, Donabate
  • Malahide Beach (Constant Red Flag)
  • Portmarnock Beach
  • The Burrow Beach, Sutton
  • Claremont Beach, Howth

Beach users are asked to only swim in the designated areas which will be marked with flags.
Parents and guardians of small children are advised to keep watch over their children at all times.
Water quality information will be available on the beach noticeboard and also available on
beaches.ie

Remember alcohol consumption is not allowed on our beaches and can seriously compromise personal safety around water.

Please do not bring BBQ’s to our beaches, as they can lead to serious burns if left behind. Take your rubbish home with you, if our bins are full, and help keep our beaches safe for all users.

For more water safety tips, please see watersafety.ie

Councils can provide lifeguards to beaches and outdoor swimming areas during the summer season.

There’s a red or yellow flag flying from the lifeguard station when a lifeguard is on duty. A lifeguard is only on duty in the summer months from 11am to 7pm as follows;

  • Saturday and Sunday during June
  • everyday during July and  August

 

Beach users are asked to only swim in the designated areas which will be marked with flags.
Parents and guardians of small children are advised to keep watch over their children at all times.
Water quality information will be available on the beach noticeboard and also available on
beaches.ie

Remember alcohol consumption is not allowed on our beaches and can seriously compromise personal safety around water.

Please do not bring BBQ’s to our beaches, as they can lead to serious burns if left behind. Take your rubbish home with you, if our bins are full, and help keep our beaches safe for all users.

For more water safety tips, please see watersafety.ie