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Search in Fiddown, now concluded

The search in Fiddown, County Kilkenny, concluded this morning with the discovery of a body by Carrick River Rescue. We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the man’s family and friends at this difficult time. On a personal note, our volunteer’s would like to thank the community in Fiddown for their kindness in […]

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Operations continue tomorrow

WMSAR volunteers have completed their third days searching in Fiddown for a missing person. Also present over the weekend were our colleagues from Carrick River Rescue and Kilkenny Civil Defense, as well as numerous local men and women who assisted. Thank you to An Garda Síochána and Irish Coast Guard. Operations continue tomorrow.

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Wexford MarineWatch visit Wmsar

Welcome to our colleagues from Wexford MarineWatch who are herMato help us spread awareness for Mental Health Awareness Month which has been happening throughout the month of May. Stay safe everyone !! Remember, If you, or someone you know is going through a tough time, there is help – just take a look at the […]

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Hikecycle 2016

HikeCycle 2016 July the 23rd – In Aid of Waterford Marine Search And Rescue and Carrick On Suir River Rescue. Check out the links below for more information. Looking for the next challenge this summer..? Want something to aim for..? This July 23rd Kilmacow – Slievenamon -Kilmacow total distance of 70km cycle with a hike […]

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We Need You!!

**Please Share** We Need You!! Would you like to join up with our members and some of the ladies of Shaws Waterford for the Womens VHI Mini Marathon on June 6th or even with local man Paddy Grace and his running group for the Waterford Viking Marathon on June 26th? If you are interested in […]

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“WMSAR rescue boat launched

“WMSAR rescue boat and volunteer crew are currently launched on service to a broken down vessel located at Creadan Head. The operation has been ongoing since 16.00 and crews have the vessel under tow. Crews have just passing Cheekpoint at this time making their way back to Waterford City. Also tasked were our colleagues from […]

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Where there is help, there is Hope

**Please Share to spread the message “Where there is help, there is Hope!!” ** Volunteer crews are gearing up for this weekends Suicide Prevention Patrol. Our crews will be out until the early hours of Sunday morning patrolling the quays of the River Suir. Stay Safe if you are out and about 🙂 Remember, If […]

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WIT raise and give week 2016

Waterford Marine Search and Rescue are delighted to be one of the recipients for this years “Raise and Give Week” in WIT. A total of €17000 has been raised between 4 different charities this year which is an absolutely phenomenal result. A massive thank you to Meadbh, Edel, Michelle, Ricky and Bo of WIT Students […]