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The North Midlands RegionEducation Centre is located in Ballinafad village which is close to Boyle, just off the N4. The centre has a fully equipped, purpose built nature study classroom. There are a range of habitat study areas located on site including a pond and stream dipping area, a tree trail, a bird watching hide, a LINNET (tillage crop for wildlife) plot and a sensory garden. The centre is wheelchair accessible. A large car park area to the front of the building is suitable for coaches.

For further information


The North Midlands Education Centre,

The National Parks and Wildlife Service,





National Parks & Wildlife Service, 7 Ely Place, Dublin 2. Phone: +353 1 8882000 Fax: +353 1 8883272