Amenities

We’re going to fill you in on some of Balrothery’s best kept secrets and hidden gems!

Wavin Lake

Did you know that Balrothery has a lake? We’re not kidding! There really is a lake in Balrothery and it’s called Wavin Lake. It’s located just beyond the Tennis Courts, heading towards the M1 motorway. It’s a man made lake, was built in 1826 and is fed by the Delvin Rivier.

Wavin Lake

Wavin Lake

 Entrance to Wavin Lake

Entrance to Wavin Lake

The Gormanston & District Anglers were set up in the 1970’s to take charge and care of the Delvin River but it is a public amenity for all the residents of the area to utilise and you can learn more about it’s history by visiting www.gormanstonanglers.com.

Balrothery Tennis Club

Balrothery Tennis Club

Balrothery Tennis Courts

Balrothery has a wonderful tennis club that is open to everyone although an annual membership fee does apply of €70 for family, €50 for an adult and €15 for a child.

At present the Tennis Club is open to EVERYONE every wednesday at 7:30pm so you can even try before you buy. Visit their website at balrotherybalbriggantennisclub.com

Balrothery Football Pitch

Balrothery FC

Balrothery FC

Balrothery has it’s own Football Pitches and Football Club Balrothery F.C. and is always looking for local people to play with and volunteer with the club. On writing this, their website is down but you can find them at their Facebook Page facebook.com/balrothery. The football pitches are located just above and behind the Tennis Club.

 

Balrothery Community Centre

Balrothery Community Centre

Balrothery Community Centre

Balrothery’s Community Centre is hidden away at wood view just up from the villege green.

There’s no website but you can book the Community Centre for an event or meeting by phoning (01) 8414139

Balrothery Heritage Centre

Balrothery Heritage Centre

Balrothery Heritage Centre

The Heritage Centre is used by the local community for concerts, drama and as a youth centre for community. The Heritage Centre is regularly used by the Balrothery Heritage Singers who caters for young singers in the area from the age of 6 has been putting on shows for almost 20 years, Under the direction of Mrs Anna Heffernan. The Centre is also used for meetings by various groups and use of the concert centre can be booked through Susan Lynch on 0877618082

Balrothery Cricket Club

The North County Cricket Club located in the Balrothery Area is the most successful cricket club in Ireland and has state of the art facilities,

North County Cricket Club

North County Cricket Club

so whether its a fun day out with the family as they have a play area to entertain the kids or its a sport you are getting into, the cricket grounds are well worth a visit.

Membership starts at €200 for Adults and €100 for students and children.

Balrothery Glof Club

Truth be told, its not really Balrothery Golf club but it’s so close to Balrothery, I’m claiming it as a local amenity as it is easily within short walking distance of the villege. You can get more information by visiting their website balbriggangolfclub.com or popping in to see them.

The Golf Club is currently offering a new Entrance Fee a joining fee of €1,250. So if you are interested and would like to join Balbriggan Golf Club, you can contact Elaine in the office on 8412229.

Balrothery Golf Club

Balrothery Golf Club

Other Website Links

A list of other website links that you might find useful for the Balrothery Area:

 

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