NAFC Facilities


The NAFC Library specialises in marine and nautical subjects and is open to the public, as well as staff and students..


The NAFC Marine Centre operates a number of vessels for research, survey, training and other purposes.

Port Arthur House (Student Accommodation)

Port Arthur House provides self-catering accommodation for students on the NAFC Marine Centre.

Da Haaf Restaurant


Other Facilities

NAFC has a wide range of other facilities, including:

  • ship bridge simulator
  • research / teaching laboratories
  • classrooms
  • engineering workshops
  • marine hatchery
  • 96 seat auditorium


Many of our facilities are available for hire, or use in collaborative research projects, by field courses, or by visiting researchers. For further information please contact us.