Programme Ideas

Fota Scout Centre offers the following key activities (click on the activities for more information):





There is unlimited free access to all of these activities during your stay at Fota. In addition the activity store also contains games material (footballs, hurleys, frisbees, giant chess & checkers) and various items to build your own custom designed assault course (ropes ladders, nets, tyres etc) and team building games.

Also available is a booklet of games suitable for Beavers, Cubs and young Scouts.
 

 Key Activities

 Damage Charge (*)

 Orienteering

 €30 

 Pioneering

 €60

 Compass Trail

 €20

 Cobh Treasure Trail

 €20


(*) Damage charge is applied if equipment is lost or returned damaged at end of stay. Charges displayed are minimum charges, depending on damage the charge may increase.


Fota Island
On the island the following activities are available (separate from the Centre)
  • Fota Island Adventure - based in Fota Resort, the company offers scout / guide themed activity based programme. You can view their brochure by clicking here.
  • Wild Life Park
    • Fota Wildlife Park offer educational courses for Scout & Guide Groups. Bookings should be made to the Educational Dept. of Fota Wildlife Park (main # 021-4812678, email info@fotawildlife.ie).
  • Fota House & Gardens

Cobh
In Cobh there is the 'Queenstown Story', swimming pool (Coral Leisure Centre), visits to the Naval Base can be arranged through the Scout Centre (subject to Naval activities), cruise liners also visit Cobh on a regular basis.


Cork
In Cork there are numerous activities some of which are listed below:
  • Blackrock Castle & Observatory
  • Lifetime Lab
  • St Fin Barr's Cathedral
  • The Old City Gaol
  • Mardyke Sports Area (climbing wall and swimming pool)

Please see the Links page for more details.




























































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Admin FSC,
May 15, 2018, 4:15 AM