Category Archives: Tourism

Families are invited to enjoy a new free ‘Treasures Trail’ in Waterford

A brand new free family fun trail has been announced by Waterford Treasures – the ‘Treasures Trail’ enables children and families to discover the depths of historical treasures in Ireland’s oldest city by following a series of clues that they … Continue reading

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Waterford Treasures re-opens with a brand new ‘Freedom of Waterford’ Tour

Waterford’s collection of museums has now re-opened to the public and there is a brand new tour available offering visitors the ‘Freedom of Waterford’. Visitors can now enjoy a guided walking tour experience with one of the expert guides at … Continue reading

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Ardmore and Tramore approved for Fáilte Ireland Platforms for Growth 2 – Facility Centres for Water Sports Activities Funding Scheme

Waterford City & County Council is delighted to welcome the news that two seaside locations in Waterford have been approved under the Fáilte Ireland Platforms for Growth 2 – Facility Centres for Water Sports Activities funding scheme. The funding was … Continue reading

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Rediscovering Ireland’s Railway Routes: Iarnród Enda with former Taoiseach Enda Kenny

Rediscovering Ireland’s Railway Routes: Iarnród Enda with former Taoiseach Enda Kenny Waterford features heavily in the first episode – RTÉ One Monday 5th April at 8.30pm Programme One: ​Waterford to Dungarvan – The Waterford Greenway in the ‘Sunny South East’ … Continue reading

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Survey: Waterford is looking to the future – Will you help?

Waterford is looking to the future – Will you help? Waterford City and County Council is leading an initiative to plan and be ready for recovery from the impact of Covid-19 on Waterford society and business and the reopening of our … Continue reading

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Dunmore East Coastal Walk – Temporary Closure for upgrade works

Due to essential maintenance works, Dunmore East Coastal Walk will be closed to the public from Monday 9th to Friday 13th December 2019. Works involved include upgrade and improvement of the steps which access this walk from the Dunmore East … Continue reading

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New website for Ireland South East

More than sunshine on offer for business and professionals in Ireland South East A new website, http://www.irelandsoutheast.com, has been launched for investors and professionals to learn more about the South East region as a place to live, work and invest. … Continue reading

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Heritage Council funding for Watchtower

Waterford Council have been successful in a recent funding application to the Heritage Council for conservation works funding on Waterford’s medieval Watchtower.  Waterford City and County Council have a proven track record in conservation works to the Medieval City walls … Continue reading

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Mount Congreve successful in award of €3,726,000 RRDF funding

Mount Congreve successful in award of €3,726,000 RRDF funding Mr Michael Ring TD, the Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development today (Wednesday 6th November) announced funding under the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund 2019. Waterford City and County … Continue reading

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