Businesses and Services

Glounthaune Community Association Services

Community Centre Room Bookings: The Community Centre is perfectly placed in the heart of the Community, with easy access and ample parking to suit all needs. 3 Rooms are available for hire for meetings, classes, parties and religious gatherings. There is central heating, toilet/wash facilities suitable for the disabled, storage (for long-term room bookings) and a newly installed kitchenette.
Rates are €20 for the large room, €15 for the medium-sized room and €12 for the office/small room per hour. Long-term booking rates are negotiable.

Glounthaune Area News: A free, A5, full colour, bi-monthly newsletter which is distributed locally in print form and is also sent out by email in electronic form and available to download/read here on the website’s News page. It contains news and information of all the activities and events in the area, environmental and historical articles etc.
We rely on advertising to keep this high-quality publication going. So if you would like to support us by advertising your business please contact us.

BeAlert: We are the administrators of the Community Text Alert system ‘BeAlert’ which links members of the community directly to the Gardaí regarding any criminal or suspicious activity in the area. For more information contact us.

Community Events: We organise or facilitate the organisation of local events which are important for bringing our Community together. Recent events have included: Halloween Spook Trail, St. Patrick’s Day parade, Glounthaune 4 Mile Road Race, Family Fun Days. If you would like to suggest a community event or would like to volunteer to help with future events, please contact us.

Other Community Services

Glouthaune Tidy Towns: Keeping Glounthaune looking its very best

Meals on Wheels: Meals cooked and delivered to the elderly or infirm. Volunteer cooks and drivers are always welcome. Contact Pauline Walsh 087 270409

Glounthaune Men’s Shed: Meeting in no13 Rockgrove, Tuesdays 10am-12noon, Wednesdays 19.30-22.00. Contact Garry Tomlins 086 231 2963

Harper’s Island Wetlands Nature Reserve: Harper’s Island Wetlands is owned by Cork County Council and is managed in partnership with Glounthaune Community Association, Cork County Council, BirdWatch Ireland and NPWS. Visit our Facebook Page. Click here to watch a promotional video. Contact Conor O’Brien 087 9047810,,

Click here for a recent presentation on Harper’s Island Wetlands (updated 13/5/21)

Gaeilge Beo (Irish Speaking Club): Contact Lena Uí Dhubhghail 021 435288

PROBUS (Association of retired and semi-retired professional and business people): Contact Terry Flemming 087 2547896

Active Retirement: Contact Jill McNamara 086 813880

Glounthaune Running Group: Couch-to-5K training takes place during the summer months and you can join the WhatsApp group any time to keep each other motivated to keep running throughout the year. Contact Kate Cuddy

Glounthaune Bridge Club: Contact Jim Mason. Tel. 086 2666792

Erin’s Own GAA Club:

Glounthaune Indoor Bowls Club: Meeting in Erin’s Own, Thursdays at 8pm.

Seanoirí: Contact Peggy Dunne 087 7786357

Seniors Stretching, Joint mobility & movement class:

Esther 087 2361759 (Glounthaune Parish Centre)

Glounthaune Church Choir: Contact Michael Burke 085 1435080

Glounthaune Gramaphone Circle: Contact Valerie Cuddy 021 4353733

Cork 80th Scouts (Little Island/Glounthaune): Contact Jim O’Donovan

Religious Groups

Glounthaune Catholic Church:

Church of Ireland:

Baptist Church: Grace Missionary Baptist Church, Glounthaune Community Centre. Contact Robert Ellis 083 3467869

Local Businesses


Fitzpatricks Foodstore:

Flower Power Florist FlowerPowerFloristCork

McCarthy’s Sportsworld Glanmire

Ballymaloe Foods


The Elm Tree

NomNom Cafe


Little Island CarePlus Pharmacy, Tel. 021 4353961

East Cork Physiotherapy, Balance & Acupuncture

Glanmire & Carrig Opticians, Optical and Hearing Centre 021 4823008 / 2038383

Kate Cuddy Yoga

Clodagh McNally Physiotherapy & Pilates PhysioFit Pilates


Direct Blinds

O’Gara Wood Flooring

Hillside Nurseries

Ace Tree Services

Joe Organ Auctioneers

Jim Gibbons Security

P&C Smith Electrical contact Cian 085 2461194 or Pat 087 2379301


Glounthaune Tyre Centre. Web Tel. 021 4353940


Cuddy O’Leary Foley Accountants


Douglas Law Solicitors

Fiona Twomey Solicitors

Cunningham Solicitors


Naíonra Ghleann Maghair (Irish Language Pre-School) 087 9669090


Colm Burke TD, Tel 021 4564552 / 087 2592839,

Cllr. Sheila O’Callaghan Tel 086 1940762,


Carraig Print Litho Press


Crestfield Cabs, Glanmire, Tel. 021 4866666/4866667, 085 1532326

If you would like to have your service, charity or business* listed here, please contact us.

*Commercial listings are charged at a rate of €100 year (unless you have already taken an advertising subscription with the Glounthaune Community News or are renting a room in the Community Centre)