Bull Island Action Group -July Beach Clean Up

13 Jul 2017

Below are details of The Bull Island Action Group Beach Clean Up for July 2017, taking place this Saturday 15th.

Time: Work starts at 11:00 a.m, so please try to arrive 15 minutes early.

Place: The group meets at the entrance to Dollymount Strand, just past Royal Dublin Golf Club.

Google map: Click  https://goo.gl/maps/DdgSt9PJowD2 for location.

By Bus: Take the Route 130 bus from Lower Abbey Street. 

Bus Stop: Get off at the Wooden Bridge - ask the bus driver - and then walk for five minutes onto the island.

Duration: Two hours.

Equipment: Litter pickers, bag hoops, rubbish bags, and gloves are provided.

Work areas: The beach, sand dunes, inner shore, and the causeway, if there are enough volunteers.

Dublin City Council provides a tractor and trailer, plus a driver, to remove and dispose of the litter collected. The Dublin Port Company provides litter-picking equipment. 

Please check the weather and tide information for Saturday below. Dress according to the conditions expected but be sure to bring a rain jacket - just in case!. Sturdy footwear and thick socks are essential and rubber boots are always a good idea. Don't forget to apply sunscreen too!

Try to persuade a friend or a family member to join you. The more volunteers we have, the greater the amount of work that we can do. 


Cloudy with no rain forecast. There will be a gentle breeze of 4 m/s from the south-west. 

The temperature is forecast to be mild/warm at 16 C.