Follow our expedition to Iceland

12th May 2018

Preparations for our expedition to Iceland are in full swing. Volunteers have been working tirelessly over the past few weeks, with painting and sailing preparations on our research vessel, Celtic Mist, which is currently moored in Charlotte Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2. 

Celtic Mist sets sail at the end of May and you can follow the expedition at

We also have pages on the following social media platforms, so keep an eye out for updates:




Vimeo:  http://

The IWDG Humpback Whale Expedition, Ireland-Iceland 2018 is sponsored by Inis the Energy of the Sea – Fragrances of Ireland.

Core funders of the IWDG since 2001, Inis has provided essential support to IWDG, as well as sponsoring the annual All-Ireland Whale Watch Day. In 2016 Inis funded the IWDG’s 25th Anniversary Whale Sanctuary Cruise in celebration of the declaration of Ireland’s waters as Europe’s first whale and dolphin sanctuary

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