BBC’s Island Parish – Falkland Islands

BBC’s Island Parish – Falkland Islands

Bluff Cove starred in both series of the BBC’s Island Parish – Falklands. Due to popular demand the BBC has recently repeated both series on BBC2. Radio Times article – Follow An Island Parish to the Falklands Here Hattie is pictured being filmed picking Diddle...
Hattie and Kevin on BBC Radio 4 – On Your Farm

Hattie and Kevin on BBC Radio 4 – On Your Farm

Radio presenter Peter Gibbs and producer Matthew Teller meet Hattie and Kevin Kilmartin, Falkland Islands farmers with 35,000 acres of sheep grazing, who diversified into penguin tourism. Wool from their flock of 3,000 sheep is exported to Scotland. There it’s woven...
Special guests at Bluff Cove

Special guests at Bluff Cove

We loved having TV wildlife presenters Steve Backshall with his film crew and Nigel Marven down at Bluff Cove Lagoon. On Nigel’s second visit he filmed an episode of his “Cruise Ship Adventure” TV series at the Lagoon. During both visits he swam in the sea! Nigel...
Awards

Awards

Bluff Cove Lagoon Tours has just been awarded “Best Wildlife Tour Company 2017 – Falkland Islands” in the LUX magazine Hospitality Awards. We are most proud to have won Seatrade’s “Innovative Shorex Award” which we went to Hamburg to collect. We have also won...
Veterans

Veterans

Every year we are delighted to welcome back veterans of the 1982 war and to have the opportunity to express our gratitude. This year we have hosted the Welsh Guards and the Gunners. From previous pilgrimages we have enjoyed visits from the Gurkhas, 42 Commando led by...
Conservation

Conservation

Conservation is very important to us. We are very proud that the Bluff Cove Lagoon King penguin colony continues to grow. The first King penguin chick at the Lagoon was reared successfully by its parents in 2004 and now we have approximately 15 breeding pairs of King...