L.É. William Butler Yeats inspects Super-trawlers off West Coast

Over the weekend L.É. William Butler Yeats inspected the German and Dutch super-trawlers that have been fishing off the west coast.

Approaching the Super-trawler Geelong Star. Image Irish Naval Service 

A number of super-trawlers have been fishing along the west coast near Galway including the Dutch-registered Dirk Dirk, formally known as the Geelong Star, that recently vacated Australian waters.

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