GAA makes conference call

New plans in the works would see Croke Park triple the size of its conference facilities, writes Nicola Cooke.

23rd June, 2012
Architect Shane Santry and Peter McKenna, Croke Park stadium director: sustainability is the key to the project. Photo: Tony O'Shea

Croke Park is about to up its game as a conference venue, with GAA management seeking planning permission to triple the size of its facilities. The extension would see the GAA's headquarters continue its seven-year transformation into a multi-functional venue.

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