Congratulations to the hundreds of schools around the country who received their Green Flag award notification – we can’t wait to meet you at our award ceremonies in May.

This year Green-Schools are hosting 18 ceremonies in eight locations around Ireland for 4,000 attendees!

If you are travelling to a ceremony we would ask you to consider choosing a sustainable form of transport, when and where possible. Please see details on our venues below including information on public transport, parking and locations.

Getting there

  • Consider using the Transport for Ireland website to plan your trip and see if you can avail of public transport for all or part of your journey.
  • Why not carpool? Contact the Green-Schools office to ask if schools in your area are attending the awards – maybe you could get a minibus together?
  • Practice park ‘n’ striding! If you’re coming part of the way by car, why not park further from the venue and walk or scoot the rest? You’ll arrive alert for the ceremony and hungry for a celebratory lunch!


  • Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny,  Paddy Harte Road Letterkenny County Donegal F92 FK15 Letterkenny Ireland
  • Hotel phone: +353 (74) 919 4444
  • Link to Google Maps location
  • Parking is free and available at this location
  • The hotel is located 1km from the Letterkenny Bus Station. (maps link to walk)


  • Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Little Island, Cork. Address: Ditchley House – Little Island, Little Island Business Park
  • Hotel phone: +353 21 429 7000 
  • Link to Google Maps location
  • Parking is free and available at this location
  • The hotel is located 1km / 12 minutes walk from the Little Island Train Station (maps link to walk)




  • Location: Hotel Kilkenny, College Road, Kilkenny
  • Hotel phone:  056 776 2000
  • Link to Google Maps location
  • Hotel Kilkenny is located 25 minutes walk / 2km from Kilkenny Train Station (link to map)
  • Parking is free and available at this location


  • Location: The Helix, DCU
  • Visit the venue’s website for information on all public transport links to DCU/The Helix
  • Parking is €4 when you pay at the coffee dock in The Helix