“The People’s Choice Award is your chance to show how much your favourite park means to you. Make your voice heard and vote now.” Green Flag Award

Over the last few months our parks and outdoor spaces have been busier than ever.  We know visitors and locals alike are very fond of the parks and outdoor spaces in Visit Mourne so now we are asking for your vote as the Green Flag Award search for the UK's Favourite Parks and Outdoor Spaces'.

Please click the link(s) below to vote for where you think should be crowned the winner in the 'Green Flag Award People's Choice Awards':

Vote for

Delamont Country Park, Killyleagh 

Newry Canal

Kilbroney Park

Slieve Gullion Forest Park

Warrenpoint Municipal Park

Don't worry, you don't have to pick just one - you can vote for them all!

VOTING CLOSES ON SUNDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2021
Delamont Country Park
Public Park
Child climbing and another on a slide in the play park, at Delamont Country Park.

Situated on the shores of Strangford Lough in an area of natural beauty, Delamont Country Park, Killyleagh offers peace, beauty and tranquillity. Facilities onsite include a magnificent adventure playground for the children to enjoy. There are also public toilets, an open area for family picnics and Steamers Coffee Shop. A 1km long miniature railway operates on a seasonal basis.

Newry Ship Canal
Canoeing & Kayaking
Newry Ship Canal

Fish in historic surroundings along the British Isles' first ever ship canal. The Canal opened for traffic in 1742 and only ceased operation in 1976. Business may be dead but the waters are alive. The fishable section, which runs for 3.5 miles.

Kilbroney Park
Forest Parks
Group of friends enjoying the sunshine in Kilbroney Park, Rostrevor

Kilbroney Park Forest features riverside walks and an arboretum. There is a two-mile forest drive which showcases panoramic views over Carlingford Lough. There is also a Play Park with children's play area and tennis courts, an Information area and a café all on site.  Wheelchair accessible in some areas.  Dogs welcome on leads.

Slieve Gullion Forest Park, Adventure Playpark and The Giant's Lair
Nature and Wildlife
Children playing around a giant book in Slieve Gullion Forest Park

Slieve Gullion is Ireland's Mountain of Mystery. The Forest Park offers walking trails, a scenic drive, an Adventure Playpark, Giant's Lair children's story trail and Courtyard with coffee shop.