Sonairte’s Potato Day


Sonairte Potato Day Sunday 19th March. Traditionally the first early potatoes are planted in Ireland on St Patrick’s Day, so come down and enjoy a day with our experts. Potato Planting demonstrations are on between 11-12pm and 2-3pm; plus family activities and plant sales. Certified organic seed potato varieties include:  VITABELLA, COLLEEN,BLUE DANUBE,SHARPS EXPRESS,GOLDEN WONDER, ALOUETTE, CAROLUS, SETANTA, SARPO AXONA and SARPO MIRA. We are taking orders so please contact us for your requests on 041 982 7572 email [email protected].

Sonairte Needs your Help

Sonairte provides a unique and free local amenity in which to educate and increase awareness of nature. As a not-for-profit charity Sonairte relies on your voluntary support, donations and sponsorship, we would be delighted to hear from you if you would be able to help us in anyway.


Shopping in Sonairte

The Watt Footprint Eco Shop is now open and well worth a visit.

Sunflower Café with its delicious seasonal menu available Tue-Sun.

Le Château de Ballet classes are available in Sonairte Friday and Saturday. Contact Paula 086 225 5541

Evening Meditation is available Tuesday evening 8pm to 9pm contact Ann 085 208 3466

Sonairte School Tours Programme

Sonairte is getting ready for its very busy school tours season and is now taking bookings for all primary school tours; we have an early booking offer of a free raised bed to each school who books before the end of March.
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Room Hire and Events @ Sonairte Room hire is available for private events; christenings, wedding parties and family gatherings.
Grow Your Own. We are looking at a new opportunity to give support, skills and the confidence to grow vegetables and fruit successfully…would you be interested in a new group in Sonairte?


Plans for the coming months
You may be interested in the plans we are making here in Sonairte to provide a wider range of events and camps over the coming months.

3 Day Easter Garden Camp 12-14th April from 10-1pm @ €15 per day suitable for children aged 7+. All our camps will promote ecological awareness, nature and the arts.

We are looking at new opportunity to work with the ECO-UNESCO’s Youth and Sustainable Development Club…would you be interested in getting involved?

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