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Lord Mayor Cllr Mary Shields Launches the John Gildea sponsored walk for St Finbarr’s GAA & Pieta House Our esteemed club member Cllr Mary Shields, Lord Mayor of Cork, today in City Hall, officially launched the John Gildea sponsored walk, with a variety of club members and guests...

Old Players Reunion

Friday 10th April, 2015


The photo (below) was taken, we think in 1974, at a reunion of old players. Unfortunately, the names of the men were not recorded. Some are known, but at this remove, quite a number are not. We would love to be able to put names on all of those men who played with our Club in the past and who did their bit to...

Fashion Show

Wednesday 25th March, 2015


The recent Fashion Show in the club was a resounding success and we acknowledge the excellent work of our subcommittee that put the great package together and who so effectively managed a busy and exhilarating night of fashion, high jinks and real Barrs glamour. Our co hosts Barbara o’ Connell...

Connie Neenan and Clem Foley

Thursday 19th March, 2015


In 1970 New York GAA was on a high and it’s hurling and football teams were equal to the best Ireland could offer. The hurlers had never won the League but in 1970 this looked set to change. They met with Cork, the ‘Home’ League Champions, and Cork won the first game in Gaelic Park by three...

Fundraising Committee does Trojan Work

Thursday 12th March, 2015


Our fundraising committee continues to do trojan work in providing much needed finance for the many playing activities in Hurling, Football and Camogie. We also contribute to a range of charities whom we partner with in all our fundraising ventures. In 2014 we provided financial support for Irish...

Club executive is seeking support

Thursday 12th March, 2015


The club executive is seeking the support of club members, families and friends who may have memorabilia such as photographs, match reports, programmes etc. It is our intention to gather together material from over the decades and in the near future to develop a museum / archive which will provide...