The Mid West is a sporting and cultural playground. The birthplace of the GAA (Thurles), home to Munster Rugby, it has two of the country’s top five largest stadiums (Semple Stadium and LIT Gaelic Grounds), and the second largest rugby stadium in Ireland in Thomond Park. It has horse and greyhound racing stadiums in Limerick and Thurles.
It is home to the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, the Irish Chamber Orchestra, Lyric FM and two major performance arts centres, University Concert Hall and The Lime Tree Theatre. Some 93% who relocated to the region have said they are satisfied or very satisfied with their life here and 72% said they now have a better balance between their working and home lives.
The Wild Atlantic Way, with stunning beaches along the Clare coast, including Fanore, Kilkee, Lahinch, Spanish Point in the region
Lough Derg – Ireland’s third largest lake, all 130sq km of water offering angling & fishing, sailing, canoeing/kayaking, paddle-boarding and cruising; shoreline-based activities including walking, cycling and horse-riding, driving routes, sailing
Between 90 mins and two hours from the likes of Cliffs of Moher, Burren National Park, Loop Head, Killarney National Park, Dingle Peninsula, Beara Peninsula, Connemara National Park
90 mins from Galway and Cork and 2½ hrs from Dublin
MOVING TO THE MID WEST WHO RELOCATED TO THE
REGION HAVE SAID THEY ARE SATISFIED OR
VERY SATISFIED WITH THEIR LIFE HERE
72% said they now have a better balance
between their working and home lives.