Monday, 23 May 2011
Trip to Macalla Eco Farm, Clare Island
25-26th June 2011
Macalla Eco Farm and Yoga Retreat Centre is a family-run retreat centre and organic farm on Clare Island, run by Slow Food Galway members, Christophe Mouze and Ciara Cullen.
They produce organic food in their gardens, polytunnels, orchards and kitchen and run vegetarian cooking classes and courses in various aspects of sustainable food production. For more information on Macalla Eco Farm go to www.ecofarm.ie
Saturday 25 June
Boat to Clare Island – 5pm approx.
(from Roonagh Pier, Louisburgh, Co Mayo)
Visit to Local Weaver
Visit to Historic Sites
Sunday 26 June
Tour of Macalla Farm
– Polytunnels, Gardens, Orchards
– Fresh Sheep’s Milk Yoghurt Making
– Bread Making
– Working Horses Demonstration
– Elderflower Cordial Making?
Return Boat – 4:30pm approx.
Hotel, B&B or Camping!
Pricing on accommodation and boat to be advised
Please contact Kate on 087-9312333 or Deirdre on 087-6484147 by 31 May to confirm your interest so that we can arrange for accommodation and transport