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 Welcome to Scouting Ireland's campsite at Fota Island, Co. Cork. On the following pages you will find information on the centre's facilities and availability, how to make a booking using the online form and programme ideas for your group while staying at Fota. Please contact us if you feel there is information missing or requires updating on the site. We hope to see you and your Group at Fota in the future. Please note that the Centre is only open to Scout and Guide groups who are members of WOSM and WAGGGS.


Recent announcements

  • This winter we aren't hibernating! Unlike previous years where we closed from mid November to early March this year we have decided to stay open throughout Winter (Christmas week excepted).  So if you want a ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 12:21 PM by Admin FSC
  • Our wonderful volunteer Maintenance Team The Centre might close to visitors during Winter but it never really shuts down. Every Tuesday during Winter come rain, hail or snow our dedicated team of volunteers on the ...
    Posted Feb 18, 2015, 1:58 PM by Admin FSC
  • Stats and nothing but the stats The 2014 season is over and the stats are in, this year has been one of our busiest on record. Looking forward to an even busier 2015 season! Remember although ...
    Posted Nov 24, 2014, 8:26 AM by Admin FSC
  • End of 2014 Season After 8 & 1/2 months, 47 Groups and 1347 guests the 2014 season has drawn to a close. We open again on the 6th of March 2015. While we are ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2014, 7:27 AM by Admin FSC
  • Autumn 2014 The Autumn season at the Centre is now very nearly full. Only 4 weekends left: 10 -12 Oct, 24-26 Oct, 31 Oct - 02 Nov and 14 -16 Nov. Next ...
    Posted Sep 16, 2014, 1:30 PM by Admin FSC
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Fota Scout Centre is a member of Scouting Ireland's network of campsites through Cois Laoi Chorcai Scout County



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