Monday, 23 May 2011

Trip to Macalla Eco Farm, Clare Island :: 25-26 June

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

Saturday 25 June
Boat to Clare Island – 5pm approx.
(from Roonagh Pier, Louisburgh, Co Mayo)
Visit to Local Weaver
Visit to Historic Sites
Meal out

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.

Accommodation Options
Hotel, B&B or Camping!

Pricing on accommodation and boat to be advised

Limited Places!
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