Natural building courses for 2015

Hands on experience for all levels

We have just announced new natural building course dates for February 2015. For more details on how to sign up for the strawbale building course please see our EcoBuild Course page or book directly on our eventbrite page here  

Christmas Office Opening Hours

Come join the course and learn how to build your own beautiful strawbale building

Our office will be closed from Friday 19th December 2014 – reopening for the New Year on Monday 5th January 2015. For bookings & availability click here For general enquiries please email us info@rockfarmslane.ie and we will reply on Monday 5th January. Wishing you and yours a very peaceful Christmas and a happy ‘Glamping’ new… Continue reading Christmas Office Opening Hours

Strawbale Building Courses announced for 2015

Rock Farm Slane are delighted to announce the next Strawbale Building course will be running in February 2015. 2 Day Course – An Introduction to Natural Strawbale Building – 21st February 2015 The strawbale project headed up by owner Carina Mount Charles provides participants with expert tuition under the supervision of Chris Hawker of Strawbuild.org.… Continue reading Strawbale Building Courses announced for 2015

Course participants get to grips with strawbales

This weekend saw the first in a series of Strawbale Building courses at Rock Farm Slane.  Hosted by Chris Hawker of Strawbuild.org. Course participants enjoyed 2 days of theory and practical hands on experience.  The live building project enabled course participants to work with straw under the expert eye of Tutor Chris on our new… Continue reading Course participants get to grips with strawbales

Christmas Hamper List

ROCK FARM SLANE PRESENTS: SLANE FOOD CIRCLE HAMPERS & GIFT BAGS Seasons Greetings from the Rock Farm Slane team! We are delighted to present the new Slane Food Circle Hampers and Gift Bags which we are selling at the Slane Castle Enchanted Kingdom & Christmas Fair until 21st December 2014. These gifts are also available… Continue reading Christmas Hamper List

What’s on in Slane – Christmas events December 2014

This Christmas plays host to a jam packed range of events, courses and classes available right here in the village of Slane Co. Meath. Don’t be shy these events are open to both locals and the wider community.  Come as strangers leave as friends – or just stay for the craic! SLANE EVENTS – DEC… Continue reading What’s on in Slane – Christmas events December 2014