CCTA is a local voluntary organisation which has a sole responsibility for the development of sustainable tourism with the Carlingford and Cooley Peninsula and surrounding local regions. CCTA’s role is to:
Help foster a sustainable tourism industry in the area.
Volunteers are needed to assist us with the Carlingford Oyster Festival, which is a four day celebration for the entire family is stuffed with conventional kids’ exercises including Magic Show, Face Painting, the ever prominent Teddy Bear’s Picnic, Free Kayaking in the Harbor, Children’s Funfair and Bouncing Castles.
Clams, Oysters, Oysters and heaps of Fun for all the Family!
The fun program starts on Friday evening with the opening of Cassely’s Extreme Funfair on the park and music in the majority of the nearby bars. At that point on Saturday and Sunday Carlingford is changed with vivacious road amusement, Artisan Craft and Food Stalls and nearby eateries offering flavorful fishy dishes, chowders and neighbourhood cooking.
Cruising Regatta on Carlingford Lough
Guided Medieval voyages through Carlingford
Highlighting the Kiddies Oyster Pearl Welly Hunt where the entire family can scrounge on the shores of Carlingford Lough to discover treasures covered up inside the shorelife and seashells.
The Carlingford Oyster Festival is a “Nourishment and Family Entertainment Festival” advancing exercises that improve the current gastronomy, crisp deliver and Artisan make and Design offering in the region.
The Carlingford Oyster Pearl Competition
Volunteers are needed for Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th August.
What's required for this position
No experience required: Volunteers will be given direct supervision and guidance
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: Once Off
Hours required: 6hrs Once off
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Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Initial induction and training
- Insurance cover
Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role
- Physical Disability
- Sensory Disability
- Learning Disability
- Mental Health Difficulties
No age restrictions
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Take part in a fantastic nationally known community festival.