Archive for January 4th, 2023

Launching this years Wander Wild Festival,  Ireland’s great outdoors festival, which returns to Killarney from 24th-26th March 2023. Nicole O'Brien, left, Claire Tangney and Donal O'Donoghue, and their faithful companions - Bob and Marley, on board the traditional 'Killarney Gap of Dunloe Boats' 
 The unique adventure and wellness festival, is set in the lakes and mountains of the 25,000-acre UNESCO Killarney National Park.  
New additions include a natural ice-bath in the Lakes of Killarney, a 3D sensory tour of the Blue Pool Nature Reserve with a light and sound installation, the premiere of two Irish adventure films, a gourmet food trail, a photo exhibition, and an expanded children’s activity camp.  You can also nourish your inner self with a range of culinary and cultural experiences unique to the area.
For those who want to explore the National Park with the benefit of local knowledge, there are guided hikes, night walks, and pony treks, urban orienteering, photo exhibitions, and self-guided loop walks for families. Wellness enthusiasts can experience Yoga & Light Therapy, Reiki, Yoga, Sunrise Vinyasa, workshops on Handstands, Yin Yoga, and a Strength and Conditioning for Hiking for over 55s. Photo: Valerie O'Sullivan/FREE PIC*** ISSUED THURSDAY 5th January 2023/ NO REPRO FEE

Wander Wild Festival To Take Place At Killarney National Park

January 4, 2023 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

THE Wander Wild Festival, Ireland’s great outdoors festival, returns to Killarney from March 24th-26th. The adventure and wellness festival, set in the lakes and mountains of the 25,000-acre UNESCO Killarney National Park, has doubled in scale with a host of outdoor events for the body, mind and soul. Over the […]

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Kerry players in the parade before the game yesterday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry GAA Supporters Club Annual Social Returns

January 4, 2023 at 11:06 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER the social whirlwind that is December, dreary January is here and many will choose to go into hibernation for the month. However, GAA fans have a lot to look forward to with the Kerry footballers and hurlers back in McGrath Cup and Munster League action in the coming weeks. […]

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Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry Last Year

Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry Last Year

January 4, 2023 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 2,281 new car sales in Kerry last year according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), up 2.6% on the 2021 figure of 2,223. December saw just three new car sales compared to 18 in 2021. Nationally, there were 105,253 new car […]

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The Kenmare and Templenoe players pose for a photo for their former Principal of Pobalscoil Inbhear Scéine, Tralee man Dermot Healy after the game. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Senior Football Team To Be Honoured With Civic Reception On Friday

January 4, 2023 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

WHILE Friday is Women’s Christmas, a group of men will take centre stage at Kerry County Council buildings at an event to mark their achievements in 2022. A Civic Reception to honour the Kerry Senior Football Team, 2022 All-Ireland Champions, will take place in the Council Chamber at 6.30pm, hosted […]

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Tadhg Morley makes a run.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Team Named For McGrath Cup Clash Against Cork

January 4, 2023 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY will play Cork in Round 1 of the McGrath Cup Football competition tonight (Wednesday) at 7pm in Páirc Uí Rinn. The team, captained by Tadhg Morley, has been announced and features a mixture of experience and emerging talent from around the county. Two Austin Stacks players start in defence […]

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