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Blue flag awareness

The Blue Flag Campaign is an international eco-label for beaches and marinas. 

Blue flag

The award covers broad criteria.

This year nine Clare beaches achieved blue flag status.

Awareness campaigns and activities

As part of our blue flag environmental education programme we actively promote and encourage the following:

Blue Flag beach talks

Each bathing season, during May and June, we organise blue flag beach talks suitable for primary school children. It involves learning to be a responsible beach user, water safety as well as environmental games. If your school is interested in participating email us at

Blue Flag beach information

Each year all activities are posted on the Blue Flag information notice board located at all Blue Flag beaches.  You will also find information here relating to water quality, environmental management as well as safety and services.

To keep up to date you can follow us on Greener Clare social media channels.  

Page last reviewed: 18/12/23

Content managed by: Roads, Environment and Water Services Department

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Environmental education and awareness
Roads, Environment and Water Services Department
Clare County Council
Áras Contae an Chláir
New Road
Co. Clare
V95 DXP2
(065) 6846331
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. to  4:00 p.m.


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