Comhairle na Mumhan 2017 - 2019

The Officers 

Chairperson: Orfhlaith Ní Bhriain Uí Ruairc ADCRG


Secretary: Daniel Flannagan TCRG


Treasurer: Charles Moore ADCRG


Vice - Chairperson: Nancy Troy O'Herlihy SDCRG

Assistant Secretary: Christine Forde ADCRG

Vice - TreasurerMaureen Farrelly Monaghan ADCRG

Feis Registrar: Conor Holmes

Transfers Secretary: David Daly ADCRG

Comhairle Rep to An Coimisiún - Jackie Scanlan ADCRG

Trophy Officers: Michael Ryan ADCRG, Deirdre Sheehan and Brian Hoban

Members: Anthony Costello SDCRG, Róisín Ní Nualláin TCRG,  

Bríd Ní Springer ADCRG, Dr. John Cullinane ADCRG, 

Mairín Uí Ruairc - Tuathaigh ADCRG




Comhairle members to An Coimisiún

Conradh na Gaeilge Representatives: Dr. John Cullinane ADCRG/ Mairín Uí Ruairc - Tuathaigh ADCRG

Teacher Representatives to An Coimisiún: Charles Moore ADCRG/ Orfhlaith Ní Bhriain Uí Ruairc ADCRG

Comhairle Representative to An Coimisiún: Jackie Scanlan ADCRG

Chairperson - Rules Committee to An Coimisiún: Charles Moore ADCRG

PRO to An Coimisiún: Orfhlaith Ní Bhriain Uí Ruairc ADCRG

Udarás An Coimisiún: Mairín Uí Ruairc - Tuathaigh ADCRG & Nancy Troy O'Herlihy ADCRG

Coiste Gaelacha An CoimisiúnRóisín Ní Nualláin TCRG

Forbairt Tharlear: Dr. John Cullinane ADCRG

Honorary Members to An Coimisiún

Mary Mulcahy

Padraigin Bhean Mhic Philip

Neans Attridge Murphy

Patricia Cowhie Ryan

Seamus James Madden

Philomena Higgins

Lily Slevin










Latest News:

Giving back to Communities

Comhairle na Mumhan are delighted to announce that between 2015 - 2017, dontations have been made to four charities on behalf of all the teachers, dancers and parents in Munster. Each of the four charities (St. Garbriels Centre, Sejare House, the Laura Lynn Foundation - Irelands's Children's Hospice and the Mercy Hospital Foundation - Kids & Teen appeal) received €500.00 each. This is Comhairle na Mumhan's way of giving back to communities and are delighted to do so on your behalf.

Pictured below are members of Munster Council presenting a cheque to the Mercy Hopsital Foundation in February of this year.


(L-R: Dr. John Cullinane SDCRG - Comhairle Na Mumhan, Deirdre Finn - Mercy Hospital Foundation, Christine Forde ADCRG, Nancy Troy-O'Herlihy SDCRG & David Daly ADCRG - Comhairle na Mumhan).

Supporting Communities

On behalf of Comahirle na Mumhan, proceeds from a collection at the Munster Irish Dancing Championships in November 2016, €305 was presented to Killarney Cardiac Response Unit. Local teacher, Lisa Hegarty T.C.R.G. made this presentation on behalf of an Comhairle na Mumhan.


Feis Rules & Conditions

To download our updated Feis Rules & Conditions, please click the link below. Rules & Conditions are effective as of 1st of September 2016.  Feis Rules & Conditions

Civic Reception held for U-11 Boys World Champion.


Fionn O’Sullivan McCarthy received a great honour on Wednesday 22nd June at Limerick City Hall when a civic reception was held in acknowledgement of him winning the under 11 boys World Championship. Fionn is the youngest person to receive this honour and he was fortunate to share it with his teachers, family and fellow pupils from Scoil Rince Uí Bhriain.

Fionn is pictured below with the Metropolitan District Mayor, Jerry O’ Dea and his teachers, Sharon O’ Brien and Patricia Brady-Mullins.


Dr John Cullinane 

An Comhairle Reiguinach na Mumhan would like to wish Dr. Seán O Cuilleanain the very best with his upcoming book on the history of Irish Dancing. Pictured below, An Cathaoirleach Róisín Uí Nualláin making a presentation to John


Feis Registrar 

Feis organisers, please be advised that Conor Holmes is the Feis Registrar for An Comhairle na Mumhan.  Should you have any questions, please contact Conor at:



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