Recreational Boating And Marine Tourism

Purpose of the group

The CPG on Recreational Boating and Marine Tourism will meet to discuss the merits and opportunities in taking forward the strategy for the nationally growing market of Marine Tourism in Scotland. 

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 29 October 2020

This meeting will be held virtually at 10am and will include the AGM. Anyone wishing to attend must contact Pauline McGrow, [email protected], in advance of the meeting.


Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Charles Warlow

Chrisy Southgate

Gordon Daly

Robert Welsh

Sarah Brown

William Wilson

Denis Lata

Rhona Fairgrieve


Royal Yachting Association Scotland - secretary


Blue Sea Marinas

British Marine Scotland

British Ports Association

British Divers Marine Life Rescue

Canalside Hub (Paddlesports liaison) 

Capercaillie Cruisers

Clyde Yacht Clubs Association

Crown Estate Scotland

Cruise Scotland

Dundee City Council

East Lothian Council

Edinburgh Boat Charters

Forth and Clyde Canal Society

Forth Estuary Forum

Forth Yacht Clubs Association

Fort William Marina and Shoreline Company Ltd

Glenuig Inn

Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust

Holt Leisure Group

Holy Loch Port/Marama

Hulley Marine

Inverness Marina

Isle of Skye Yachts

Kip Marina

Largs Yacht Haven

Linlithgow Union Canal Society

Lowland Canals Association

Lowland Canals Volunteer Group

Marine Conservation Society

Marine Scotland

National Trust for Scotland

Northern Light

Peel Ports

Port Edgar Berth Holders Association

Re-Union Canal Boats Ltd

ROSPA - Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents

Royal Forth Yacht Club

Sail Scotland

Scottish Canals

Scottish Canoe Association

Scottish Coastal Forum

Scottish Coastal Rowing Association

Scottish Environment LINK

Scottish Government

Scottish Seabird Centre

Scottish Tourism Alliance

Sea Cadet Association in Scotland

Seagull Trust Cruises

Skills Development Scotland


Stornoway Port Authority

The Bridge 19-40 Union Canal Society

The Majestic Line

Thomas Telford Corpach Marina

Tobermory Harbour Association


Water Safety Scotland

West Highland Anchorages and Moorings Association

Whale and Dolphin Conservation

Get involved

Next meeting:
29 October 2020


[email protected]

Tel: 0131 348 6810


Stuart McMillan MSP

Scottish Parliament
EH99 1SP

0131 348 6810


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