General - East Ferry Marina lies on the E side of Great Island on the River Balinacurra within the spectacular Cork Harbour which is both easy to enter while providing excellent shelter. East Ferry Marina can be reached in any tide
Position - 51º 51.8' N 8º 12.9' W
Charts - See the following link for Cork Harbour Charts
Approach & Entrance - Head for the Cork outer buoy (51º 38.6 N 8º 14' W). Then steer 354º to 0.5 mile E of Cork fairway buoy (51º 42.88 N 8º 14.76' W). Maintain this course until the Cork entrance buoy is reached (51º 47.17 N 8º 15.44' W). Then pass between Roche's Point and Weaver Point and then between the two forts. The eastern channel bears east just above Corkbeg refinery jetty. The channel is marked by port and starboard hand marker bouys and East Ferry Marina is to port on entering the east passage.
Marina Contact ;
VHF Ch -
Maximum Length - m
Water - On the pontoons.
Electric - On the pontoons.
Diesel & Petrol - On the fuel berth
Other Facilities & Services - Showers.
Chandlers - Not Known
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Marine Electronics - The Top Deals are on the Web!
Scuba Diving Gear - Get Offers Here
Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Shopping - Nearest shopping in Cobh
Eating Out - There is a restaurant within the marina complex
Local Area - Crosshaven Folk Club promotes live music and performance. They host monthly concerts, free entry showcases and theme nights. The highlight of the year is June's weekend festival
In Cork City try the tower of St Ann's church at Shandon for views across the city. The Old Butter Exchange, active for over 150 years with buyers worldwide. The Cork Public Museum. Cork City Gaol with waxwork figures depicting the warders and prisoners from the 19th century. The Crawford Art Gallery in Emmet's Place is housed in the original Cork Custom House building. The 3 elegant spies of St Fin Barre's make the cathedral the most photographed building in Cork.
Car Rental - Great Deals Here!!!
Train Service - Not known
Water Taxi - Not known
Ferry Service -Not known
Airport(s) - Not known
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