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International People's Choice winners announced at Virtual Award Ceremony

09 February 2022

The Announcement

We're pleased to have announced the winners of the International People's Choice Award 2021-22 at our Green Flag Award Virtual International Award Ceremony which took place on Wednesday 9th February

Thousands of votes were cast throughout January by members of the public around the world - showing their love for their favourite Green Flag Award winning park, garden or green space.

Watch the video below to view the winners!

The Top Ten listed winners in random order were:

Yildiz Grove - İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi, Turkey

Provinciaal Groendomein Rivierenhof - Provincie Antwerpen, Belgium

Jardim do Monte Latito - Câmara Municipal de Guimarães, Portugal

Campus de la Universidad de Navarra - Universidad de Navarra, Spain

Máximapark - Gemeente Utrecht als partner in de Parkorganisatie Máximapark, The Netherlands

Santry Demesne Community Garden - Fingal County Council, Ireland

TECT All Terrain Park - Western Bay of Plenty District Council/Tauranga City Council, New Zealand

Roma Street Parklands - Brisbane City Parklands, Australia

The Presidio of San Francisco - The Presidio Trust, USA

Katariinan Meripuisto - City of Kotka, Finland

Congratulations to all of the winners!!!

*The UK People's Choice Award is separate from the International competition. To see who won the UK Top Ten back in November 2021, read more in the article here: 


The 1st Virtual Green Flag Award - International Award Ceremony

You can view the full recording of the Virtual International Award Ceremony video below!


The Green Flag Award® is a non-profit international accreditation programme that recognises and rewards well managed parks and green spaces. Originating in England in 1996 - today the Green Flag Award proudly flies above more than 2,000 places in 16 countries around the world.

To find out more in general, or apply for an Award, whichever country you are based in; please feel free to explore our website and get in touch.

If you know of a park or a country not yet involved in the Green Flag Award that might be interested, please Contact Us