The Currach – its identity, antiquity and sustainability | A seminar to discuss its past, present and future

The Currach – its identity, antiquity and sustainability | A seminar to discuss its past, present and future
May 1, 2019 Cork Harbour Festival
  • June 8, 2019
    10:00 - 13:00

With the Irish Currach Association.

PART OF SEAFEST VILLAGE

This seminar will showcase a community based approach towards the stewardship and preservation of Ireland’s iconic boat, the currach. Combining perspectives from people who build, row and appreciate this unique craft, the event will inform the process of submission to attain UNESCO recognition for this significant, living traditional boat. A selection of currachs will also be on display with information on their origin, evolution and uses.

 

FREE

Book: A limited number of tickets will be available via Eventbrite.

Venue:  

Address:
Millennium Hall, Cork, Ireland