Join the Bull Island Action Group Beach Clean - August 2023
Volunteer for the beach clean-up at Dollymount Beach this Saturday, August 19th, 2023, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm and help make a positive impact and preserve our shores. Full details are below...
Time: 11:00 a.m sharp so please do try to arrive 15 minutes early.
Place: The entrance to Dollymount Strand, just past Royal Dublin Golf Club at the storage container behind the Happy Out Café.
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/DdgSt9PJowD2
Duration: 2 hours.
Equipment: Litter pickers, bag hoops, hi-vis vests and rubbish bags are provided. Please remember to bring your own work gloves. Hand sanitiser will be provided before and after the cleanup.
Work Areas: The beach, the sand dunes, the inner shore, and the causeway, if there are enough volunteers. A prior inspection will be conducted in order to check which areas need to be prioritised.
DCC: Dublin City Council provides a tractor and trailer plus driver to haul away what is picked up.
Weather: The forecast is that some light rain is expected. There will be a gentle breeze from the south-east. Temperature is expected to be 16C.
Source: https://www.yr.no/en. Applying sunscreen is always advisable. Wearing wellies or boots is a good idea. Bring a rain jacket with you, just in case!
Tide: Low water will be at 07:45 - height 0.79m. High water will be at 14:12 - height 3.69m. This means that we will be as the tide is rising. Source: https://www.dublinport.ie/information-centre/tide-tables/