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St Josephs Primary School, Slate Street, Belfast
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P7 residential trip to Carlingford Adventure in Dundalk

7th Dec 2018

Our P7 residential trip to Carlingford Adventure in Dundalk has now been booked! We will be departing school at 8.30am on Monday 20th May & returning on Tuesday 21st May around 5.15pm.  The price per child is £125 and includes all transport, meals, activities and accommodation.

(Top tip from parents last year– many children used their birthday, Christmas & Confirmation money to cover the cost of the trip)

Proposed payment schedule to cover cost of trip

Friday 11th Jan - £25

Friday 15th Feb- £25

Friday 15th March – £25

Friday 15th April - £25

Friday 17th May - £25

Sample activities - (weather permitting)

Adventure Walk on Slieve Foy Mountain/ Canadian Canoeing/ Raft Build Challenge/Pier Jumping/ Kayaking / Double Frenzies                     

Challenge Course & Low Ropes / Archery/ Nightline in the forest/ High Ropes Experience / Laser Combat DVD/ Board Games / Table Tennis / Pool Table / Volleyball

See the video clips for activities -

What to Bring!  

Tracksuit Top/cardigan/sweater or hoody, T shirts, Bottoms & Socks - at least one change per day - (jeans are not suitable), Swimsuit/shorts, 2 Pairs of trainers (please ensure one old pair for Water Sports), Personal Toiletries & Towels, Sun Screen, 2 Plastic Bags for storage of wet gear.

                  (Note: Wetsuits, Buoyancy aids & Helmets are provided for water-based activities)

 Bring 2 towels. Strictly NO mobile phones. 10 euro spending money is adequate.

Rules & Regulations of the Centre
  • Appropriate clothing and footwear should be worn. (See list above)
  • Absolutely no jewellery to be worn when on session.
  • When out on adventure sessions- please keep to roads, paths and tracks at all times.
  • Respect the environment; look after plants and animals.
  • Listen to what your Instructors say and follow their instructions at all times – it is for your own safety.
  • Behaviour should not be excessive, noisy or disruptive especially at night.
  • Smoking, alcohol or unlawful substances are not permitted in the Centre.
  • Fire extinguishers and other safety equipment are essential safety items and must only be activated in an emergency or in the event of fire. €20.00 p.p. per room- is charged for tampering with Fire alarm system/ smoke detectors.
  • Please use the Centre and its contents with care.
  • Bedrooms should be left clean and tidy on day of departure.
  • We reserve the right to charge you for any extra cleaning, maintenance, missing or damaged items.
  • On Day of Departure rooms are vacated before 10.00am. Baggage rooms are available to store luggage.
  • Carlingford Adventure Centre DOES NOT accept liability for any damaged or missing items.

PARTICIPANTS UNDER 18: if they wish to visit the local shops they must be accompanied by a group leader / staff member.