Announcing the RNLI Open Day – Bressay Cruise 2018

Friday 1st June 2018

The RNLI Open Day takes place on Saturday 16th June 2018; it’s a great day of fund-raising with stalls, homebakes, a BBQ and activities for all of the family on Lerwick’s Victoria Pier.

NorthLink Ferries will be also be taking part in the fund-raising activities; offering passengers a chance to sail round the island of Bressay.


This will be a great opportunity to see this lovely island from the sea; Bressay is famous for its wildlife and passengers will be able to view gannets and great many other seabirds.


The ferry may also be be joined by the Rescue Helicopter and Lifeboat at the back of Bressay!

Teas, coffee, soft drinks, sandwiches, raffle, tombola and RNLI memorabilia will be available to be purchased onboard.

There will also be live music during the cruise!


Passengers will enjoy a fantastic day out. Places are limited, so contact Northlink Ferries via [email protected] or 08001114422 (free from UK landlines and mobiles), or visit a NorthLink office to book your tickets.

Ticket price (£8 for adults and £4 for children and concessions. Infants are free)

The ferry will leave the berth at 14:00 and be back at 16:00.

Boarding cards will be available for collection from 09:00 on the day. All passengers will need to be onboard by 13:30.


Extra parking will be available in the loading lanes for anyone wishing to leave their car at the terminal.