Spring 2022 – Special Announcements

Special Announcements in Spring 2022


ONLINE BOOKING IS BACK


Planning your next adventure? Visit the Inishkea Islands with us!

Geocaches on the Inishkea Islands.


NEW FOR 2022

Geocaching fan? There are currently three geocaches to be found on the Inishkea Islands. Two of these have been created by the Belmullet Boat Charters team!

July 2020 – RTE’s Kathyrn Thomas

RTE’s Famous Kathyrn Thomas on Inishkea in July 2020


RTE’s Famous Kathyrn Thomas on Inishkea

19th July 2020

In July 2020, RTE’s famous Kathyrn Thomas travelled with us to the Inishkea Islands to record a episode of the famous RTE travel show, No Place Like Home. The episode aired for the first time on TV in September 2020 and has been aired multiple times since! Check out the episode for yourself on our YouTube channel!

June 2021 – Projects

Special Projects in June 2021


Minke Whale Facts, Habitat, Diet, Life Cycle, Baby, Pictures

Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

18th June 2021

We completed our second Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group! We travelled as far as Erris Head to spot these amazing creatures! We even manege to spot two minke whales!

Basking Shark — Hebridean Whale & Dolphin Trust

Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

18th June 2021

For our first Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group, we travelled to Erris Head & Achill Island. We spot dolphins, a minke whale and a basking shark!

July 2021 – Special Guests

Special Guests in July 2021


Fair City Star Alan Howley on Route to Inishkea

27th July 2021

Fair City Star, Alan Howley is thinking about a new role in Deadliest Catch. Alan and family joined us on the Kea Josh at the end of July for a trip to the Inishkea Islands!

Conor O’Shea, Mayo Footballer travelling to Inishkea

27th July 2021

Conor O’ Shea and his partner travelled with us on the Kea Josh for a trip to the Inishkea Islands at the end of July in 2021. How lucky are we to have two celebrities travelling on the Kea Josh in one day!

July 2021 – Special Projects

Special Projects in July 2021


23rd July 2021

At the end of July, we travelled all the way to Achill Sound in our fast Valiant Rib to complete a navigation survey in the waters of Achill in glorious weather. We even travelled under Achill Island’s bridge, video coming soon!

Drone Footage of Eagle Island & Erris Head

23rd July 2021

We travelled to Eagle Island & Erris Head for a project on Mayo’s Coastline in our Kea Josh. We even managed to spot a few dolphins and seals along the way!

Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

15th July 2021

At the end of July, we completed another Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group! This time not only did we spot bottlenose dolphins, we also spotted two puffins, common dolphins and grey seals. How lucky were we!

Acoustic Release

15th July 2021

In July 2021 we took part in a acoustic release for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group with the Kea Josh our 12m Southboat Catamaran. We were over 8 nautical miles off the coast of Belmullet!

August 2021 – Dolphin Survey

Special Projects in August 2021


Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

24th August 2021

At the end of the Summer, we completed our last Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group. We travelled as far as Erris Head to spot these amazing creatures! Check out our YouTube channel for some videos!

Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

1st August 2021

At the beginning of August, we completed our second last Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group for 2021! We spotted some common dolphins and a couple calves.