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Spring is here, Yellow Daffodils are poking their heads above ground and the days are longer. Soon the Tuesday evening drives will begin. The Wallplanner is coming to life and there are some cracking events promised.

Annual Dinner Saturday 25th March 2017

Venue is Galway Bay Hotel in the city of the tribes. It's our third time to visit here and that says something, the location is hard to beat and the feedback from members is that a good weekend is always had. Local Western Region have put a lot of planning and work into the weekend. Friday night kicks off with an informal visit to a city centre restaurant , usually there's about twenty of us and we've a table booked for 22 for 8.30 pm at Tigh Nachtain.

Saturday 11.45 am starts with  a drive through Connemara with a stop for a quick soup and sandwich along the way.  Saturday night opens circa 7PM with a Sparkling Wine Reception  and we will watch the sun go down on Galway Bay. We expect about 80 people for dinner and as usual will have our charity raffle with spot prizes all to aid a local good cause.

To book  Accommodation or Dinner  contact the Galway Bay Hotel   but make sure to say you're with Porsche Club ireland.

After breakfast Sunday you are at leisure to chill out, head home or join us on another shorter drive to the south of Galway.

Galway Bay Hotel

The Promenade, Galway, +353 (0) 91 514 645,


Good Friday Track Day


Perhaps the most popular event of the year, we've been doing this since the begining 20 years ago and it continues to be a great day out for drivers, passengers and all Club Members. Booking will open in March so watch these notices, the Website and the Forum


Silverstone Porsche Experience Centre  ( PEC)  Friday 23rd June 2017

Mel Nolan and the Southern Region are organising a day at  PEC Silverstone open to all Club Members, but hurry we only have 40 places and they are filling up fast. You drive a selection of modern Porsche Cars around the Porsche Track which is located outside the circuit east of the hanger straight. Experience first hand with a Porsche Instructor to guide you the various tests and layouts. This will be a melmorable ( sic) day and night.

AGM Accounts Saturday 18th February 2017

You may recall that we adjourned the financial part of our 2016 AGM as our Treasurer was not available, we will reconvene at 11 am on Saturday 18th February at the KIlleshin Hotel, Portlaoise to present and adopt the accounts. 


Dave Whelan


Porsche Club Ireland