Flavours of Fingal County Show, Newbridge House (Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 June)

Flavours of Fingal County Show 2018We’re delighted to announce that Flavours of Fingal County Show is back for 2018 with a new exciting format for visitors. Come along to Flavours of Fingal in Newbridge House & Farm and;

  • Enjoy the fantastic food
  • Learn all about the farm
  • Great fun for the family

We are looking for enthusiastic, reliable and motivated volunteers on Saturday and Sunday to be Ambassadors for this event. Volunteer roles cover all aspects of the event. Full orientation, support and recognition will be provided. Roles open to those aged 18 and over.

There are a wide range of roles at this event and volunteers will be engaged in the following:

  • Queue management at ticket sales
  • Support role in livestock / farm area
  • Family Fun Area
  • Walled Garden - Information givers
  • Bus Queue Management
  • Support volunteers to assist with buggys and bags out from main area.
  • Information and map givers

Training will take place beforehand and on site orientation will take place each morning. Hot food and refreshments will be provided and volunteers will get to keep their volunteer uniforms.

Transport
The 33 bus serve Donabate Village. Check dublinbus.ie for your local route. Irish Rail also have a limited number of service that go though Donabate Train Station, check irishrail.ie for details. A limited shuttle service will operate from Fingal County Council Offices out to the Newbridge House & Gardens and will return that evening.

Ireland v India T20i Cricket, Malahide (Wednesday 27 June 2018)

EIreland v Sri Lanka Cricket, photo by Jehan Mubarakvent Volunteers are back at Fortress Malahide for 2018 Cricket Ireland Test Match Ireland V India T20i Cricket on Wednesday 27 June 2018.

Volunteers will be involved in welcoming spectators and providing support to the Events Team. We were looking for enthusiastic, reliable and motivated volunteers to be Ambassadors for this event. Volunteer roles covered seating arrangements of the event and we got them. Full orientation, support and recognition will was provided. Roles were open to those aged 18 and over.

Volunteers will have the opportunity to be part of an exciting and important day for cricket in Ireland. References can also be provided for volunteers if they wish. Catering will also be provided for all volunteers.

Getting there
The easiest way to get to Malahide Cricket Ground is by DART Train You can check timetables on the Irish Rail Web Site.

The nearest bus stop to the venue is Bus Stop No. 3636 Dublin Road / Yellow Walls Road Routes serving this stop: 102 (Dublin Airport) 142 (UCD Belfield) 42 (Talbot Street). 42d (Portmarnock) There is no dedicated event parking, however there will be parking available within the grounds of Malahide Castle.

Ireland v New Zealand Cricket, Malahide (Friday 29 June 2018)

EIreland v Sri Lanka Cricket, photo by Jehan Mubarakvent Volunteers are back at Fortress Malahide for 2018 Cricket Ireland Test Match Ireland V New Zealand Cricket on Friday 29 June.

Volunteers will be involved in welcoming spectators and providing support to the Events Team. We were looking for enthusiastic, reliable and motivated volunteers to be Ambassadors for this event. Volunteer roles covered seating arrangements of the event and we got them. Full orientation, support and recognition will was provided. Roles were open to those aged 18 and over.

Volunteers will have the opportunity to be part of an exciting and important day for cricket in Ireland. References can also be provided for volunteers if they wish. Catering will also be provided for all volunteers.

Getting there
The easiest way to get to Malahide Cricket Ground is by DART Train You can check timetables on the Irish Rail Web Site.

The nearest bus stop to the venue is Bus Stop No. 3636 Dublin Road / Yellow Walls Road Routes serving this stop: 102 (Dublin Airport) 142 (UCD Belfield) 42 (Talbot Street). 42d (Portmarnock) There is no dedicated event parking, however there will be parking available within the grounds of Malahide Castle.

Leave No Trace Awareness Course for Event Volunteers (Saturday 15 September 2018)

Leave No Trace LogoFor 2018 we are delighted to offer Event Volunteers a Leave No Trace Awareness Workshop. An Awareness Workshop is a one-day course delivered in the outdoors to help you have a better understanding of your impact on the environment. Experiential-based training in an outdoor setting is encouraged.

Participants will receive introductory training in the skills and ethics of Leave No Trace Ireland. Workshop topics include the underlying concept of minimum impact recreation and the seven principles of Leave No Trace:

  • Plan Ahead and Prepare
  • Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
  • Dispose of Waste Properly
  • Leave What You Find
  • Minimise Campfire Impacts
  • Respect Wildlife
  • Be Considerate of Other Visitors 


Places are only available to Event Volunteers who have previously attended at least One event with us. All participants will receive a Leave No Trace Certified Certificate of Completion. Training open to volunteers aged 18 and over.