Welcome to the Lough Derg branch website of the Inland Waterways Association of Ireland (IWAI). Our ethos is family, and we are a community of people that look out for each other. The Derg branch is 1 of 23 branches composed of a voluntary set of inland waterways enthusiasts who advocate the use, maintenance, protection, restoration and improvement of the inland waterways of Ireland.

Lough Derg is an incredibly beautiful, long, narrow lake with shores in counties Clare (southwest), Galway (northwest), and Tipperary (to the east).  Towns and villages on Lough Derg: Ballina, Dromineer, Garrykennedy, Kilgarvan, Killaloe, Mountshannon, Portroe, Portumna, Scarriff, Terryglass, and Whitegate.

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