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Apr 10

Sponsor a Snowdog!

Cardiff Harbour Authority is delighted to be working with Ty Hafan on its Snowdogs 'Tails in Wales' project, which is coming to the Welsh capital this summer and autumn. Here's a video about a similar public art trail that took place in Brighton recently: Businesses can get involved by sponsoring... read more →
Mar 24

‘Under influence’ Cardiff Bay boater fined

A Cardiff boater has been fined after he admitted failing to have control of his vessel while under the influence of drink. In the first prosecution of its kind by Cardiff Harbour Authority, a court was told Nicholas Hodges’ yacht Lutra was seen being navigated erratically in Cardiff Bay on... read more →
Feb 28

Interested in a career in the marine industry?

Based in Cardiff, the Reardon Smith Nautical Trust aims to help young people fulfil their dreams of pursuing a career in the nautical and maritime industries by undergoing training. The charity has teamed up with Cardiff Harbour Authority to launch ‘The Reardon Smith Sailing Academy’, to give people who live... read more →
Feb 21

Dog waste on Barrage

Please note that there are no longer dog waste bins on Cardiff Bay Barrage. Please could dog walkers place their bagged dog waste in the general litter bins provided. Many thanks for your cooperation.
Feb 01

Maintenance work on Cardiff Bay tree

The landmark ‘Tree in the Bay’ willow needs to be cut back (coppiced), as recent inspections have revealed that its base has started to decay and become unstable. Specialist tree surgeons from Cardiff Council’s Park Services department will be carrying out the work in early February. The willow is the fastest... read more →
Dec 19

Dreaming of a White Water Christmas

If you’re searching for a Christmas present with a difference, look no further than gift vouchers for Cardiff International White Water. Located near the city centre, the exciting, on demand watersport facility offers adrenaline-fuelled activities including White Water Rafting, Indoor Surfing and Air Trail. The vouchers start from just £10... read more →
Dec 19

Records set at Welsh Indoor Rowing Championships

Cardiff Bay Water Activity Centre and Channel Leisure recently hosted the 18th annual Welsh Indoor Rowing Championships at Channel View Centre in Cardiff. Participants travelled from as far afield as Bilbao, Spain, for the popular tournament, which pits rowers against each other and the clock, as they battle it out... read more →
Oct 31

Cardiff Bay ranked in top UK autumn attractions list

TripAdvisor has named Cardiff Bay as the fourth top trending attraction in the UK to visit this autumn. The international travel site’s attractions trend index reveals the places that have seen the greatest increase in traveller interest, based on year-on-year (YoY) search activity. The Bay, which boasts a spectacular waterfront,... read more →
Oct 13

VOLVO OCEAN RACE ONE-YEAR COUNTDOWN

In 12 months’ time the 13th edition of the Volvo Ocean Race will set off from Alicante on an immense race around the world, visiting 11 cities across five continents – and for the first time in its history it’ll stop in Cardiff/Wales! 10 FAST FACTS ABOUT THE VOLVO OCEAN... read more →
Aug 09

Welsh Learners of the Year awarded

An Environment Officer from Cardiff Harbour Authority (CHA) has been crowned Welsh Learner of the Year – Intermediate Level by Cardiff University’s Welsh for Adults centre. Sam Eaves was awarded with a trophy at a ceremony at Yr Hen Lyfrgell in Cardiff. She started learning Welsh five years ago after... read more →