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Water & Electricity
240 volt A/C electricity is available at all berths together with water. Electricity cards are available at the marina office along with electricity leads if required.

Security / Access
Access to the pontoons is controlled by a security system.

Marina Office
Staff can be contacted by VHF on Channel 37. Visitors should berth temporarily at the visitors pontoon and report to the marina office on arrival. The staff will then allocate a suitable berth. The marina office is manned throughout the year. Berth holders are requested to notify the office of their intended time away whenever possible. This will enable staff to locate vessels easily in an emergency and will also ensure that their berths are vacant when they return to the marina.

Supplies of Marine Diesel are available at the Marina and boats must fuel at the designated fuel pontoon. Gas can be obtained locally.

Boat Lifting & Boat Yard
A 14 tonne mobile hoist is available to Marina users. A complete Boat Care service available from appointed agents:- Repairs in GRP, Wood and Steel / Engine Installation & maintenance / Full or Partial Refurbishments / Electronics Fitted and Serviced / Re-spraying / Hull Cleaning & Anti Fouling /Valleting / Mast Stepping and Un-stepping / Cradles for Purchase or Hire / Chandlery. Full details from the Marina Office.

Speed Restrictions
Please observe a DEAD SLOW speed limit and do not create excessive wash within the confine of the marina. There is a speed limit of 4 knots and the roadway speed limit within the marina complex is 8kph (5mph).

Boat Storage
Winter Storage available on the Marina - Contact Marina Office for rates.

Communications Mail
A public telephone is located at the marina reception. Incoming mail can be collected from reception.

Laundry and dry-cleaning services are available in Cahersiveen town. A drop-off / collection can be arranged.

The town boasts several grocery, hardware, health food shops, cafes bars and restaurants. Groceries will be delivered to the Marina. The town has two banks open M-F 10am to 3pm, post office M-F 9.30am to 5pm and Credit Union M - F 10am to 5pm.

Daily bus service to Tralee & Killarney (63 km) to connect with mainline rail services. Hackney / taxi and courier service available daily to/from all locations. Cahersiveen can be reached via 3 airports - Kerry International Airport 61 km. Shannon 193 km and Cork 151 km. Ferries are located in Cork 170km and Rosslare Harbour 209km.

Available for hire - contact the Marina Office.

Trolleys are available for the convenience of berth-holders. Please return after use.

Car Parking
Car parking is provided for berth holders and visitors adjacent to the marina.

Suitable refuse disposal points are available within the marina.

The nearest customs & Excise Office is in Tralee. Vessels requiring customs clearance should contact Customs directly on (066) 7128540.

There is a Lifeboat & Coastguard Unit based locally at Valentia Island covering the South West. Valentia Radio Station is permanently manned 365 days per year. They are on VHF Channel 16 or 2182. Ashore Marine Emergency dial 999 or 112.

Weather Forecast
Weather dial - Telephone: 1550 123 123 Calls cost 74c per minute / Fax: 1570 131 838. €1.27 per minute. www.ireland.com/weather/tides.htm

Must be supervised at all times and wearing lifejackets.

Do not leave electricity leads on pontoons. Ensure they are disconnected from electricity supply bollards when not in use.

New Boat owners
Boats on a collision course alter course to starboard. Powerboats give way to sail, except in restricted areas. Boats should pass port to port. Any person in charge of a fast power boat in the estuary shall ensure that it is at all times under proper and adequate control and that it is driven at such reduced speeds as are necessary in the vicinity of bathers and or other water users including canoeists, wind surfers etc. so as not to cause fear or anxiety.

Courtesy to other boat users
Do not make excessive wake when passing other vessels, in particular powerboats passing sail boats. Observe the speed limit in the marina. If boats are manoeuvring close to you, please allow them to complete their manoeuvre. Whenever possible assist in the berthing of another vessel.

Bathing or fishing
Within the confines of the marina, is not permitted.

SOS stations
Are fitted with a lifebuoy and fire extinguishers and are strategically located around the pontoons.

Fire Drill
Raise the alarm. Inform the marina Office. Clear the area of people who may be in danger, in particular those who are downwind of the fire. Tackle the fire only if it is safe to do so.

Falling In
There are fixed safety ladders positioned on each leg of the marina.

All trailers must be clearly marked so that that can be easily identified.

Are not allowed aboard vessels in the marina, or upon the pontoons

ACARD Limited, 'The Old Barracks', Bridge Street, Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry, Ireland
Telephone 00 353 (0)66 9472777 Fax 00 353 (0)66 9472993

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