Tuesday 21 May 2019

Dawn chorus walk in Castlemagner

It's time to gear into gear for this year's Dawn Chorus Walk, hosted by Castlemagner Sinsir Club.

This well established special event will begin at 5am in Castlemagner village, this Saturday, 27th April, and will incorporate the scenic views of Castlemagner Castle and Glen, Ballyhass Lakes and the surrounding countryside. The route is approximately three miles in length.

The walk will be led by ornithologist and bird watch expert Vivian O'Gorman.

Now an established tradition, a full Irish barbecued breakfast will be served at Castlemagner Community Centre on completion of the walk. This is included in the fee.

An optional novelty quiz with simple prizes will take place during the breakfast, based on information given by the speaker during the walk.

The walk costs €10 for adults, children €5 - which includes breakfast afterwards.

It is important to wear appropriate footwear and clothing, including a high visibility vest.

Registration will will take place on the morning. Should you require further details, ring 0868521808.