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Events Planned For ‘World Wetlands Day’

Events Planned For ‘World Wetlands Day’

January 28, 2020 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

WORLD Wetlands Day takes place this Sunday and Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre is to mark the occasion with special events. The day is a celebration of one of the world’s most vulnerable and yet most valuable natural habitats; it marks the adoption of the Ramsar Accord, a global treaty signed […]

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Tralee Bay Wetlands To Host Events During Science Week

Tralee Bay Wetlands To Host Events During Science Week

November 5, 2019 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Bay Wetlands Eco & Activity Park is preparing for a very busy Science Week which takes place from November 10-17. Science Week 2019 will focus on climate action, seeking to help people understand climate change, how science and technology can help us create a positive climate future and the […]

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Nathan McDonnell at the revamped cafe at Tralee Bay Wetlands. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ballyseedy Breathes New Life Into Tralee Bay Wetlands

February 21, 2018 at 8:02 pm 2 comments

IF you’ve been to the Wetlands in the past couple of months you might have seen some exciting new changes. Back in early December, Ballyseedy Home & Garden Centre branched out and took over the lease for the cafe/restaurant at Tralee Bay Wetlands. The result is a revamp in decor […]

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World Wetlands Day To Be Celebrated At Tralee Centre

World Wetlands Day To Be Celebrated At Tralee Centre

February 1, 2018 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

World Wetlands Day takes place on Friday, February 2 and the Tralee Bay Wetlands have a few events to mark the date. February 2 marks the adoption of the Ramsar Accord, a global treaty signed by over 150 countries that provides the framework for national action and international cooperation for […]

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A Once In A Blue Moon Event At The Wetlands

A Once In A Blue Moon Event At The Wetlands

January 29, 2018 at 12:05 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’S a special event in Tralee Bay Wetlands for those who want to enjoy the Supermoon and Blue Moon event on Wednesday night. At certain times of the year the Earth is much closer to the moon, creating a Supermoon effect. This month the ‘Wetlands at Dusk’ tour has been blessed […]

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Amy O'Brien, Norma and Cathal Scanlon and Lorraine Goodall at the finish of the 'Operation Transformation' Walk from Tralee Bay Wetlands on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Over 300 People Hit The Road For ‘Operation Transformation’ Walk

January 14, 2018 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

THE rain cleared up and stayed dry for the hundreds of people who set off on a 6k walk from Tralee Bay Wetlands on Saturday morning. The walk, organised by Kerry Recreation and Sports Partnership with Sport Ireland and Healthy Ireland, was held in tandem with RTE’s ‘Operation Transformation’ walks around […]

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‘Before The Flood’ To Be Screened At Wetlands On Wednesday

‘Before The Flood’ To Be Screened At Wetlands On Wednesday

October 31, 2017 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

TRANSITION Kerry is screening Leonardo DiCaprio’s recent film ‘Before the Flood – a film on climate change’ this Wednesday at Tralee Bay Wetlands from 7.30 – 9.30pm. This film shows how Leonardo DiCaprio meets with scientists, activists and world leaders to discuss the challenges of climate change and possible solutions. […]

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Free Events Planned For World Wetlands Day

Free Events Planned For World Wetlands Day

February 3, 2017 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

WORLD Wetlands Day was February 2 and Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre have arranged a host of events for this coming weekend to celebrate and mark it. World Wetlands Day is a celebration of one of our world’s most vulnerable and yet most valuable natural habitats; it marks the adoption of the […]

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Tralee Wetlands To Host Sea Turtles And Reptiles Presentation

Tralee Wetlands To Host Sea Turtles And Reptiles Presentation

February 23, 2016 at 3:23 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Bay Wetlands Centre will host a presentation by Dingle Oceanword Aquarist, Louise Overy, in association with the Kerry Branch of the Irish Wildlife Trust, which will take place this Thursday, February 25, at 7:30pm. The presentation will be about the sea turtle rescues and some of the cetacean strandings that […]

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From Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre, Dr David McCormick, with the Green Hospitality Award.

Tralee Bay Wetlands Heads To Dublin And Wins Another Award

October 20, 2015 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Bay Wetlands Centre has won further recognition for their efforts to promote green tourism and environmental responsibility at the Green Hospitality Awards in Dublin last Thursday, collecting the 2015 award for Responsible Activity Provider. The Green Hospitality Programme recognises the efforts of hoteliers, tourism destinations and activity providers in reducing their […]

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Tralee Bay Wetlands Nominated For National Award

Tralee Bay Wetlands Nominated For National Award

October 13, 2015 at 2:58 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE Tralee Bay Wetlands team have reason to celebrate this morning after they received word that they had been shortlisted by the Green Hospitality Awards. The popular local business and activity centre is shortlisted in the ‘Best Responsible Activity Provider’ category with the winners set to be announced at an […]

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A group at the #Walking4Families event in aid of the Ronald McDonald House charity, at the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For #Walking4Families Fundraiser

September 13, 2015 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great turnout at Tralee Bay Wetlands on Saturday for the #Walking4Families event in aid of the Ronald McDonald House Charities. About 200 people got into the spirit of the occasion for the fancy dress themed 5km family fun walk. There was a great atmosphere as families gathered in the, thankfully, […]

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Tralee Bay Wetlands Featured On TV3’s Ireland AM This Morning

Tralee Bay Wetlands Featured On TV3’s Ireland AM This Morning

July 29, 2015 at 12:26 pm Comments are Disabled

  TRALEE Bay Wetlands got a great boost this morning when it featured in a new clip promoting the attraction on TV3’s Ireland AM. The team at at the morning show are travelling around the country this summer, testing out some of the best family attractions/activities and were spotted filming at the popular […]

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Wetlands Rock Concert To Be Broadcast Live Online

Wetlands Rock Concert To Be Broadcast Live Online

June 25, 2015 at 12:05 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’LL be a lively affair at the Wetlands this Saturday as local students and bands get set to host a music concert that will be broadcast online. Students from the Kerry ETB Broadcast, Television and Production Class have been organising the event which is all set to take place in the Tralee […]

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PHOTOS: Thank You Party Held As Part Of Volunteer Week

PHOTOS: Thank You Party Held As Part Of Volunteer Week

May 14, 2015 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE weather certainly got people in a celebratory mood as organisations and volunteers gathered in Tralee Bay Wetlands to celebrate their hard work on Wednesday. The event was all part of the ‘National Volunteer Week’ which is taking place this week. It encourages people to get out and involved in helping […]

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Phil Martin, Marian O'Donoghue, Sarah Collins, Paul Giltrap and Elaine Culloty at the 'Walk For Life' event at the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Saturday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Around 500 People Take Part In ‘Walk For Life’

April 26, 2015 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was an amazing turnout last night for a special mental health and suicide awareness/prevention event at the Tralee Bay Wetlands. The ‘Walk 4 Life’, a 5km walk to raise awareness of the suicide issue was a resounding success and a very special occasion for all involved. Around 500 people registered for the walk and there […]

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GIFS: More Changes In The Town Through The ‘Eyes’ Of Google Street View

GIFS: More Changes In The Town Through The ‘Eyes’ Of Google Street View

April 26, 2015 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

LAST week we used the wonder of ‘Google Street View’ (here) to bring you a series of images using the that showed the many changes that have occurred in the town over the last number five years. No we’ve had a look around town to find more changes made. They show just […]

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Pictured at the launch of Irelandways.com at th Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre on Wednesday night were, from left; Grace O'Donnell, Kerry Camino; Roland Monsegu, Irelandsways.com; Frank Hartnett, Kerry County Council; Mayor of Tralee, Jim Finucane, Ingrid Boyle, Kerry Camino; Emmett Roche, Irelandways.com and Maria Golpe, Irelandways.com. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Camino Gets Huge Boost As International Journalists Sample The Walk

April 17, 2015 at 3:27 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE was a fantastic boost for a local tourism attraction this week as journalists from Ireland, the UK and the US sampled the delights of the Kerry Camino. The Kerry Camino is described as a “walk in the footsteps of St. Brendan, the Navigator, as a walker or pilgrim, on this […]

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Tralee Bay Wetlands Makes Shortlist For Award

Tralee Bay Wetlands Makes Shortlist For Award

March 8, 2015 at 11:50 am Comments are Disabled

  HAVING made yet another television appearance last week when featured on the TG4 show ‘Duiche’, it’s another excellent end to the week this week for Tralee Bay Wetlands. The centre has been made the shortlist for ‘Best in a Marine & Coastal Environment’ category by the Irish Responsible Tourism Awards. […]

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Tralee Bay Wetlands Featured On TG4 Show

Tralee Bay Wetlands Featured On TG4 Show

February 27, 2015 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

  Tralee Bay Wetlands featured in the TG4 documentary ‘Duiche’ last night highlighting the exciting work and projects that are taking place there. While it wasn’t its first time on the box, another moment in the national spotlight can only have benefitted the centre and boosted its ever increasing tourism factor. The […]

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