Saturday 4 Aug 2012 | 00:00
On Saturday 4th of August at 12 noon, experience the magic of nature on a dragonfly walk at Killruddery House and Gardens. Get a closer look at these curious creatures as expert Angus Tyner takes you on a guided walk through the rambling beauty of Killruddery Gardens and Estate in search of emerging dragonfly and damselfly species.
On the tour you will visit several different points of the garden and estate each showcasing a different stage in the life-cycle, from the baby ‘nymphs’ to fully-fledged dragonflies. Angus will be on hand to answer any questions you might have about one of nature’s most mysterious insects. There will be a chance to see some beautiful butterflies, birds and plants as well as dragonflies, so seize this opportunity to catch sight of nature’s fastest insect and more in the stunning setting of Killruddery House and Gardens.
Dragonflies are most commonly seen in sunny conditions so keep your fingers crossed for a bright, sunny day on Saturday!
Assembly point: The Walled Garden directly opposite The Ticket Shop.
Normal garden entrance fees apply.