NFDC President John Lynch is pleased to announce the 2023 Convention will be held at the fabulous The Europe Hotel & Resort in Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland.

“Shining bright in the majestic Kerry landscape on the shores of Lough Léin and only 5 minutes’ drive from Killarney town, The Europe Hotel & Resort invites you to indulge in the ultimate luxurious escape.”

We guarantee a full and varied programme of events including the Claude Brown Golf Tournament at the world-famous Killarney Golf Club, four-time host of the Irish Open and adjoining the resort, which will be held on the Friday and includes lunch.

Dinner Friday evening, Gala Dinner Saturday, and Grand Farewell supper on Sunday with wine are all included, as well as a Full Irish Breakfast each morning. The cuisine will be of the highest quality. 

Entertainment and dancing are also on the menu, as well as a trip out to be announced later.

The Half-yearly Business Meeting for members will take place on the Saturday morning. 

With the most superb level of comfort, warmest of welcomes, and extraordinary facilities, coupled with Ireland’s finest views, we look forward to welcoming you from Friday 25th to Monday 28th August.

For further information, please contact Patrick Williamson at