Toberara Well & Graveyard

Toberara Well & Graveyard

Tubberarra (Toberara, Tuberara, Tobbera or Toberrara) Toberara Well is located on the banks of the river Barrow, just north of Athy in Co. Kildare. St. John is the patron saint and his feast day is 24h June on which a pattern used to take place. Its name in Irish is...
Boat Trip with the Carlow Nationalist

Boat Trip with the Carlow Nationalist

Interview with the Carlow Nationalist Many thanks to Elizabeth Lee of the Carlow Nationalist for joining us on a boat trip during heritage week, last year. This is the lovely write up she did about our trip. Many thanks Elizabeth for the coverage. It was much...
Kildare County Development Plan Submission

Kildare County Development Plan Submission

Cycleway/Walkway/Canoe Route & Riparian Barrier for the river Barrow I believe my submission best relates to the following sections. However, if it’s deemed more appropriate to another section(s), please feel free to reassign. Chapter 5 – Sustainable...
Over 100 Things To Do In Carlow

Over 100 Things To Do In Carlow

Visitor Attractions in County Carlow On our boat trips, we are often asked for suggestions for things to do in Carlow. In truth, there are loads of things to do and places to see in the county. Therefore, I’ve put together the following list of “over 100 things to do...
River Pollution Levels – Have Your Say

River Pollution Levels – Have Your Say

Draft River Basin Management Plan – Public Consultation The upcoming online meetings are part of the Public Consultation process for the Draft River Basin Management Plan. If you want to have your say on the future protection and development of the river basins...
Business on the Barrow Blueway

Business on the Barrow Blueway

Setting Up On The Barrow Blueway With the Barrow Blueway nearing completion, it’s not a bad time to be looking at opportunities that might arise from this. Many people often ask about setting up a business on the water and I always tell them to just go for it. The new...