Maharees Heritage and Conservation

Awards 2019   CONSERVATION WITH THE MAHAREES AND CASTLEGREGORY COMMUNITY WINS THE NATIONAL Clean Coasts BEACH CLEAN OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR 2019

We organised a clean up of Brandon Bay last June and asked our local community groups and clubs to take on one stretch of the 12km Brandon Bay – everyone agreed! Thank you

 

 

Awards 2019 DELIGHTED TO WIN A WATER AND COMMUNITIES TIDY TOWNS AWARD !

We were thrilled to win the South and Midwest Water and Communities award – announced at the Tidy Towns Awards day yesterday at the Helix in Dublin. We would never manage without massive support from all our fantastic local community volunteers, our visiting volunteers, Clean Coasts, Dr Liam Carr & Dr Eugene JC Farrell of the MSc Coastal and Marine Environments NUI Galway, Dr Therese Higgins and Kilian Kelly of the BA in Wildlife Biology Institute of Technology Tralee, Blaithin Ni Anin (our water and communities rep in Kerry) Kerry County Council NPWS, Team Bramble Glan TraleeCiara Dolan6th Kerry Scout GroupCastlegregory GAA Castlegregory Celtic Fc Castlegregory Information CentreMaharees Regatta Oceanworld Aquarium DingleCamp Juniors FC Minister Brendan Griffin Seamus Cosaí Fitzgerald Councillor Michael D O’Shea Breandan Fitzgerald Spillane’s Bar The Green Room Bar Jamie Knox Watersports splashsports.ie Spar Castlegregory Meán Scoil Nua an Leith-Triúigh Castlegregory Harbour House Restaurant & B&B O’Connors Trekking and Horse riding Huw On-Target Web-Design Kitesurf Ireland and to Marcia Ganter for sending us the application form!