We've put together a list of up and coming events within The Gobbins area. We are confident that you, your family and friends will have a memorable time with us. Thank you for visiting and enjoy!

From the Gobbins team.

Wildlife CSI

Do you have a budding detective in your house?

If so then this will be right up your street.

Take part in Carnfunnock’s specially designed crime investigation trail.

Will you discover who the culprit is?


All ages welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult.


Opening Times

Sunday 7 May 2017 1pm – 5pm


Price £2 per detective sheet.


Carnfunnock Country Park

Contact Details

Contact Carnfunnock Country Park on T: 028 2826 2471.

Whale Watch


Garron Point, Carnlough

Learn about our fascinating marine mammals at this Whale watch with expert Ian Enlander.

Please bring binoculars and spotting scopes if you have them.

Family friendly, all ages welcome.

Opening Times

Sunday 30 April 2017   2pm – 5pm


Free admission.


Contact Details

Islandmagee History Group

The Islandmagee History group meets on the first Tuesday of each month with guest speakers who will cover a range of subjects including marriage customs of the past and a postcard tour of the Antrim Coast Road.

Opening Times

The first Tuesday of each month.  


Admission: £2 payable at the door.


The Gobbins Visitor Centre 68 Middle Road Islandmagee Bt40 3SL

Contact Details

For more information please contact The Visitor Centre: Tel:02893372318 email: thegobbins@midandeastantrim.gov.uk
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Availability & Weather Report Update...



Work is well underway at The Gobbins and the attraction is on track to reopen in time for the peak summer season.


The Gobbins Path tour will operate for two/thirds of the path up until the Man ‘o’War sea stack. Visitors will be also have an additional guided tour of Portmuck harbour where they will learn about the sea life, geology and history of this picturesque gem in Islandmagee.


Tours will be held hourly from 10am to 6pm and each tour will last approx. 2.5 hours. Booking prices and conditions are available via out website www.thegobbinscliffpath.com.


Priority booking will be given to members of the public who have previously had tours cancelled due to our closure last year.

Have you a gift card from The Gobbins which you havent used yet? We are also giving priority to those with a gift card to book for the summer season before we open sales on general release.

The Gobbins guest relations team are currently welcoming inquiries from anyone holding a valid gift card. To inquire further, please don’t hesitate to contact the Gobbins Visitors Centre on 02893372318 quoting your gift card number (found at the bottom of your gift card).



Once priority booking is complete, tickets will be put on general release at the beginning of June through our website.


We will update you again once the on line booking has gone live.


If you have any queries, please contact us on 028 9337 2318.



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