June 2015

Bere Island Midsummer Run 2015

Bere Island Midsummer Run

Bere Island Midsummer Run.... [read more]

August 2015

Respite and Reflection for the Caring Professions

For people in the medical and caring professions, work involves giving a huge amount towards the healing and support of others. But in order to keep giving of themselves, carers need time for healing and.... [read more]

August 2015

Get a Taste of West Cork on the Islands

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The Taste of West Cork Food Festival is coming to the islands this September to give visitors a real flavour of West Cork island life Four of West Cork’s seven inhabited islands are hosting events.... [read more]

August 2015

Whiddy Island joins the Bantry Blueway

(see full-sized image here) Bantry Bay Blueway has become Ireland’s first water-based trail, designed to tempt visitors out onto the waters of the Wild Atlantic Way to explore Bantry Bay and Whiddy Island. The trail.... [read more]

August 2015

Two Views from Sherkin Island – An August Art Exhibition

Art Exhibition Sherkin

Two artists from Sherkin Island will hold a joint exhibition of paintings at the Community Hall on Sherkin Island from Saturday 9th August until Saturday 22nd August. ‘Two Views’, opening at 2:30pm on 9th August,.... [read more]

August 2015

Heir Island Regatta 2015

Heir Island Regatta

Heir Island Regatta is a fixture on the West Cork sailing calendar and gives visitors a great chance to see sailing skills in use on West Cork’s Roaringwater Bay. Skipper’s Briefing at Sailing School –.... [read more]

Tourist info
    The West Cork islands make up a very special part of Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way.   You'll find 7 inhabited islands along the West Cork coastline, each home to a unique community and way of life. Whether you travel here by boat, or even via Ireland's only cable car, you'll be getting to unspoilt and beautiful islands with stunning views over the Atlantic Ocean and Ireland's dramatic coastline.

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