July 2018

Roundstone Regatta – A Great Day Out

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Traditional sailing boats are becoming increasingly popular, and water based fun is a part of Connemara life Roundstone Regatta was held on the 21/22 july and was a huge success. The traditional Galway hookers were racing and provided a great spectacle, there were curragh races and lots to do and in the evening there was…

Traditional Sailing Boats in Clifden Bay

Traditional sailing boats and Galway Hookers on Clifden Bay

Clifden boat club organised a day of sailing with a fleet of traditional sailing boats in Clifden Bay last Sunday. Members of the public were invited to go aboard the boats to experience at first hand the thrill of sailing one of these beautiful craft. As you can see from the pictures there were lots…

Art and Craft Workshops in Connemara

Bernadette Dignam is a well known local artist who has a studio in Moyard near Letterfrack. She runs workshops during the summer for people who would like to learn new skills or develop their existing ones. Why not get a group together and have a very different and interesting day learning at one of her…