1978–79 All-Ireland Senior Club Hurling Championship
|Dates||28 January 1979 – 25 March 1979|
|All Ireland Champions|
|Winners||Blackrock (3rd win)|
|All Ireland Runners-up|
|Total Goals||27 (5.4 per game)|
|Total Points||79 (15.8 per game)|
The 1978–79 All-Ireland Senior Club Hurling Championship was the ninth season of the All-Ireland Senior Club Hurling Championship, the Gaelic Athletic Association's premier club hurling tournament. The All-Ireland series began on 28 January 1979 and ended on 25 March 1979.
Munster Senior Club Hurling Championship
|5 November 1978 Quarter-final||Newmarket-on-Fergus||7-10 - 2-13||Dunhill||Newmarket-on-Fergus GAA Ground|
|5 November 1978 Quarter-final||South Liberties||1-7 - 7-10||Kilruane MacDonagh's||Fr. Hayes Memorial Park|
|19 November 1978 Semi-final||Ballyduff||v||Newmarket-on-Fergus||Ballyduff Sportsfield|
|19 November 1978 Semi-final||Blackrock||v||Kilruane MacDonagh's||Páirc Uí Chaoimh|
|3 February 1979 Final||Blackrock||3-8 - 1-8||Newmarket-on-Fergus||Páirc Uí Chaoimh|
All-Ireland Senior Club Hurling Championship
|28 January 1979 Quarter-final||St. Gabriel's||2-5 - 1-8||Ardrahan||Pearse Stadium|
|18 February 1979 Quarter-final reply||St. Gabriel's||2-9 - 1-10||Ardrahan||Páirc Ciaráin|
|4 March 1979 Semi-final||Ballyhale Shamrocks||4-10 - 1-7||St. Gabriel's||Nowlan Park|
|4 March 1979 Semi-final||Blackrock||5-12 - 2-6||Ballycastle McQuillan's||Páirc Mac Uílín|
|25 March 1979 Final||Blackrock||5-7 - 5-5||Ballyhale Shamrocks||Semple Stadium|
- Blackrock become the first team to win three All-Ireland titles. John Horgan was the captain for all three victories making him the only three-time All-Ireland-winning captain.
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