Our objectives are:
- To promote the development of young people in achieving their physical, intellectual and social potential as individuals and as responsible citizens by the provision of education and leisure time activities using a nautical theme.
- The advancement of the education of the public in maritime matters
- The promotion of scientific or other research of particular benefit to seafarers and the publication of the useful results of such research.
- The provision in the interests of the social welfare of seafarers of facilities for recreation and other leisure-time occupation, being facilities which will improve their conditions of life and of which they have need by reason of their social and economic circumstances.
- The relief of financial hardship among seafarers and their dependants.