Mooney Goes Wild

    Sunday, 10am-11am, RTÉ Radio 1


    From Sunday, July 26th, for six weeks, Mooney Goes Wild will be broadcast live between 10am and 11am. From 6 September the show will be back to its 10-11 pm slot. A new five-part series, Mooney Goes Wild - Habitats, will be broadcast on Sunday nights from 10pm-11pm.

    Mooney Goes Wild is repeated on Friday (RTÉ Radio 1, 4am-5am), and Saturday (RTÉ Radio 1 Extra, 10am-11am)

    Mooney Goes Wild - Habitats is repeated on Thursday (RTÉ Radio 1, 10pm-11pm), 


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    Mooney Wednesday 25 December 2013

    Mooney Tunes

    Derek presents Mooney Tunes 9 with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and a great line-up of singers, including Paul Potts, Jack L, Chloe Agnew, and comedian Colm O'Regan.


    Mooney Tunes 9

    Mooney Tunes 9 took place on the 16th of December 2013 in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre with The Mooney Show & the RTÉ concert Orchestra, you can listen back to highlights of the concert here.

    Hedgerows: It is an offence to 'cut, grub, burn or otherwise destroy hedgerows on uncultivated land during the nesting season from 1 March to 31 August, subject to certain exceptions'. For more information, click here.

    To contact your local wildlife ranger, click here for contact details. To read the Wildlife (Amendment) Act 2000, click here.


    Please DO NOT send any live, dead or skeletal remains of any creature whatsoever to Mooney Goes Wild.

    If you find an injured animal or bird, please contact the National Parks & Wildlife Service on 1890 20 20 21, or BirdWatch Ireland, on 01 281-9878, or visit

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    Presenter: Derek Mooney

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