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Aug 22

Cardiff Harbour Festival hosts Extreme Sailing Series

Renowned for its intense racing, the adrenaline-fuelled Extreme Sailing Series™ returns to Cardiff Bay for the sixth consecutive year. The sixth stop on the action-packed global tour, which also visits Muscat and San Diego, Cardiff will play host to a fleet of elite-level international sailing teams. They include British squad,... read more →
Aug 21

Behind the scenes at the Barrage!

Access all areas... Always wanted to know how Cardiff Bay Barrage operates? Cardiff Harbour Authority is hosting free tours of the Control Room and Barrage on Tuesday 19 and Tuesday 26 September from 10am-midday. Part of Cadw’s Open Doors Festival, the tours are a fantastic opportunity to gain access to... read more →
Jun 26

Enjoy a theatrical tour of Flat Holm Island

Experience a thrilling RIB ride and breathtaking views, and explore hidden spaces, as Are You Ready? brings the tales of Flat Holm to life through a cast of fascinating characters. Spectacle Theatre will play out the stories of figures including Guglielmo Marconi and George Kemp, and provide an insight into Flat Holm during the Second... read more →
Jun 23
May 15

UEFA Champions League Final 2017

UEFA Women’s Champions League Final Thursday 1 June Cardiff City Stadium UEFA Champions League Final Saturday 3 June National Stadium of Wales, Cardiff The single biggest sporting event in the world this year – the UEFA Champions League Final – is due to descend on the Welsh capital this summer!... read more →
May 05

Harbour Authority scoops water industry accolade

Two Environment Officers from Cardiff Harbour Authority (CHA) have received an award from the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM). David Hall (left) and Steve Ellery collected their Morlais Owens trophy at CIWEM’s recent annual dinner, for the best presentation given to the professional body. Focusing on the... read more →
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.