2017 Competition

The Limerick Going for Gold Environmental Improvement Grant & Competition 2017 (Incorporating Limerick in Bloom), assisting with Environmental Improvement works undertaken by nonprofit making organisations working within Limerick City and County areas. 

There were jubilant celebrations in The Strand Hotel, Limerick as Adare claimed the top prize in Limerick Going for Gold 2017. Picture: Alan Place

2017 Competition

The Limerick Going for Gold Final took place on 10th October 2017. 

List of categories, winners and awards:

Going for Gold Challenge

1st Place - €10,000 - Adare

2nd Place - €7,000 - Abbeyfeale

3rd Place - €5,000 - South Limerick City

4th Place - €3,000 - Oola

5th Place - €2,000 - Croom

Finalists (each receive €1,000)

  • Athea
  • Castleconnell
  • Galbally
  • Hospital
  • Foynes
  • Moyross
  • Kilfinane

Limerick in Bloom

1st Place - €5,000 - Kilteely

2nd Place - €3,000 - Patrickswell

3rd Place - €2,000 - Croagh