Bawnacre Centre, Irvinestown

The Bawnacre Centre is located on Castle Street, Irvinestown, BT94 1EE.

Covid-19 update: The Bawnacre Centre is closed to the public from 24 December 2020 until further notice due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Outdoor pitches

From 12 April 2021:

Outdoor pitches (grass & 3G) may be booked by affiliated clubs for training.

Training can commence in groups of 15 people – this includes coaches and is limited to essential participants only i.e. no spectators present.

Where possible children should be dropped off and picked up or parents/guardians should remain in cars.

Changing facilities will not be provided at this stage. Please note competitive and friendly games are not permitted at this point.

The breakdown for numbers permitted on a pitch is as follows:

Aged 18 and over – one group of 15 inclusive of coaches.
Aged 13-18 – two separate groups of 15 inclusive of coaches.
Aged 12 and under – three separate groups of 15 inclusive of coaches.

Please note these numbers cannot be exceeded irrespective of the size of the pitch being used.

The protocols outlined in the ‘A Return to the Everyday Game’ document have been updated. Only the sections related to training are active and the guidance in these should be adhered to, such as social distancing and good hand hygiene.

Please continue to visit the Irish FA website for relevant updates.

To book use of the pitches (affiliated clubs only), please contact the Bawnacre Centre directly using the contact details below.

Tennis courts

From 1 April 2021:

The flood lit all weather tennis courts at the Centre are available for booking.

Tennis courts may be booked by anyone wishing to play. To book a court please contact the Bawnacre Centre directly by telephone on 028 6862 1777. Payment will be taken via credit or debit card at time of booking.

Tennis courts will be open for play, Monday to Friday, 11am to 9.30pm and Saturday 11am to 5.30pm with people required to bring their own equipment.

Further information & bookings

Telephone: 028 6862 1177