Discover your local Marine Biodiversity at Grattan Shore, Galway, Sat 27th May

27th May 2017

To celebrate Ireland's National Biodiversity Week May 19-28th, the IWDG is hosting a series of talks and guided land-based whale watches.

In Galway, we are working in collaboration with Galway Atlantaquaria to celebrate National Biodiversity Week and their Marine Month.

Join us on Grattan Beach, Salthill for a seashore exploration and whale and dolphin info sessions, which will run every half an hour between 11.20 and 3.30 pm on Saturday, 27th of May.

The event is free and will be suitable for all ages.

Description: Free, guided exploration along the seashore and whale and dolphin info. sessions

Date: Saturday, 27th May 2017 from 11.20 am to 3.30 pm

Duration: Each session lasts approx. 30 mins

Location: Grattan Beach, Salthill 

Meeting Point: Along the shore at Grattan Beach.

Enquiries: Noirin Burke, Galway Atlantaquaria, Ph. 091 585 100, Email:

Booking: Not necessary