Mullingar Small Boat Rally – Apr 14 to 15

Saturday 14

HBA boats arrive in Harbour throughout the day.  Boats dressed in flags, bunting, lights, washing lines!  Our hosts, IWAI Royal Canal, will judge the best boat.

1900 – Evening Barbeque

Sunday 15

1100 – Walk (3.6 km) along the Lough Owel Feeder towpath from Mullingar Harbour to Lough Owel, passing Mullingar Famine Graveyard and Cullion Fish Farm along the way. Local historian Seamus O’Brien will give us a talk on the Famine Graveyard

1300 – Tea, coffee, snack lunch at Mullingar Sailing Club

1430 – Lake trip on small boats courtesy of IWAI Dublin – weather permitting

1700 – Back to Mullingar Harbour to wrap up.

Memories - IWAI Kildare Mullingar Harbour © Conor Nolan

Memories – IWAI Kildare Mullingar Harbour 2012 © Conor Nolan