Erin's Own GAC

Club notes 3rd March

3rd March 2024

Club news Sunday 3rd March


Last week’s lotto numbers were 7, 14, 20 and 21. £25 lucky dip winners: Faorlaith Bovill and Brendan McLarnon. Jackpot next week £1,300!! Your continued support for the lotto is greatly appreciated. Deadline for all lotto ticket sales is 6pm every Tuesday. Lotto tickets can be purchased online at:

Cargin golf day:

There are a limited amount of tee times remaining for the Erin’s Own Cargin golf classic on Friday 10th May at Moyola Park Golf Club. Contact Michael – 07885411112 or Donal – 07955800974 to secure your tee time. Entry per four ball team - £200. Great prizes on offer. Prize giving presentation at Cargin social club at 9pm on Friday 10th May. Sponsorship opportunities for tee boxes available.

Cargin cashcall:

There will be a Cargin cashcall competition on St. Patrick’s Day. Tickets are available from any committee member, and you could win £1,000 if you answer the call at 7pm on the 17th March. Tickets £10 each.


Membership renewal is now live on Please ensure you have selected the correct option for you or your family. Please contact Donal (07955800974) if you require any assistance with membership.

League games:

Please note that the entry fee for league games has been increased to £5. Remember that one of the benefits of being a Gold Card member is free entry to home league games!

Dawn walk:

The club will be hosting a 5k dawn walk on Saturday 30th March at 5:30am for ALPS (All Lives Are Precious). £10 adults and £5 for children under the age of 12. There will be refreshments in the club house afterwards including a bacon or sausage bap!

Downstairs gym:

New opening hours from 6:30am to 9pm daily. Gym membership £20 a month or £8 a month bolt on for Gold card members. Please contact Eamonn 07851946687 for your key fob to gain access to the gym.

Defibrillator training:

There will be defibrillator training facilitated by Antrim Borough Council at Toome House on Monday 11th March. Free to join. Secure your spot by providing your name and contact details to TIDAL at or call 07834546068 by 7th March.

National league:

Hard luck to Antrim senior footballers and Pat Shivers, Conhuir Johnston and Paudie McLaughlin who were defeated by Westmeath in the National League on Sunday. Good luck to the team and management away to Clare on Sunday 17th March.

St. Patrick's celebrations:

There are lots of events planned at Cargin over the St. Patrick's weekend, please check social media for more details.

Roads Service:

There will some traffic disruption from Monday 12th February to Friday 29th March due to ongoing roadworks to construct a cycleway in Toome. Members are asked to take care when entering and leaving the premises due to the proximity of heavy machinery.

Car park:

Patrons are reminded that the large stone overflow car park is not to be used for parking unless attending a GAA event at the club. It is not for gaining access to residential properties - NO EXCEPTIONS! The bollards are up for a reason, and NO ONE should be accessing the car park by driving over the kerbs along the adjacent private lane which is for vehicular access to 3 Shore Road only. Please show consideration to other people’s property and be respectful to the wishes of our Executive committee.

Dog owners:

In the interest of health and hygiene dog owners are asked not to exercise dogs in the club grounds and are reminded to clean up after your dog! Please keep our grounds free from dog dirt…

Hall booking:

The main club hall can be booked for many events including indoor soccer, basketball, handball and of course birthdays! Please remember to contact Emmett before using the hall to make sure there is nothing else on at that time. Reminder that all hall bookings must be paid for at the end of each session. Users of the hall are asked to keep the hall and the store clean after use! Emmett - 07860964147


Monday 4th March: ladies social handball at 7pm (hall), senior football at 7:15pm (gym)

Tuesday 5th March: U12 ladies football at 6pm (astroturf), minor football at 7pm (back pitch), senior ladies football at 7pm (back pitch), U12 football at 7pm (back pitch)

Wednesday 6th March: ladies social handball at 6pm (hall), Thirds football at 7pm (back pitch)

Thursday 7th March: minor camogie at 6pm (back pitch), men’s handball at 8pm (hall)

Friday 8th March: senior camogie at 6:30pm (back pitch), senior football at 7:30pm (back pitch)

Saturday 9th March: Fundamental football at 10am (hall)

Sunday 10th March: U8.5 boys football at 10am (back pitch), U10 boys football at 11am (back pitch), U10 ladies football at 1pm (hall)


Sunday 10th March: Senior football v Ahoghill at 2pm (HOME)

Social club:

The social club will be open every Friday from 5pm-12am, Saturday from 2pm-12am and Sunday from 12pm to 11pm. Please contact Mary (07783199495) if you would like to book the social club for a private function or party!! Don’t miss out on securing your preferred date…