Safehaven 2018

11 - 13 May

Toastmasters Conference

Cork City

Great Weekend



Toastmasters International District 71
(UK & Ireland) Conference

The mission of a Toastmasters Club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every individual member has the opportunity to develop oral communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.


Cork Ireland
11th - 13th May

Cork’s motto is “A safe harbour for ships”. We experience Toastmasters as a “safe haven” for our members to learn leadership & communication in a welcoming & supportive environment. Our conference logo is a combination of the Toastmasters and Cork welcoming spirit. We love Toastmasters and we love Cork


“To welcome everyone and give you a conference experience that will be remembered for the right reasons for years to come”

Fantastic Community.
Áwesome Learning.
Interactive Workshops.
Laughter and Fun.
Tantalising Tales.
Exciting Competitions.

We welcome you to our treasure, an island city, riverside & seaside. Creative citizens from afar & wild. Melody - Harmony - Humanity along "The Banks of our own Lovely Lee". Cork is a feast of a treat for all the senses – the taste of locally produced food, cooked to perfection; the glorious smells as you walk through the English Market; the sights of our cityscapes, landscapes and seascapes; the sounds of laughter , music and story and most of all, the warmth of our welcome. There’s nowhere like it, nowhere better, no friendlier people. A wonderful, welcoming community awaits you.


Clayton Silver Springs Hotel & Conference Centre

The hotel and conference centre has been exclusively reserved for people attending the conference. Your booking code for accommodation will be sent in the confirmation email - once you have booked your conference package.

“Set in sylvan terraced grounds just 3 km from the city centre and 11 km from Cork Airport, accessible to all transport routes and close to the main train and bus terminals. With over 100 guest rooms, superb cuisine, versatile conference facilities, exceptional service and a fully-equipped leisure facility on site, the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs is Cork's premier conference venue, with everything you need to make your stay as comfortable & enjoyable as possible."
  With its complete refurbishment in 2016, the conference centre now offers a magnificent ballroom on the ground floor, complemented by a contemporary break-out or pre-function area. Natural daylight floods the stunning ballroom through floor-to-ceiling windows and the high ceiling is further enhanced by eight magnificent crystal chandeliers and mood lighting in a variety of colours.
  All meeting suites are equipped with the very latest technology – ranging from state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment to lighting and sound; all technology solutions have been thought of to enhance our conference.   
  Complimentary high-speed WiFi is available throughout the conference centre for delegates.   Parking is also plentiful and complimentary.
  Our conference team are very well supported by the hotel’s experienced meeting and event personnel who have been working with us from an early stage.