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Bleaker Island is located just off East Falkland. Spectacular wildlife includes large breeding colonies of gentoo penguins, Magellanic penguins and imperial shags. You may also spot the rare flying steamer duck. Sandy Bay, a beautiful white beach and Big Pond offer excellent wildlife watching opportunities. Listed as an ‘Important Bird Area’, the land north of the settlement is a designated national nature reserve.

Flora/fauna: Magellanic, gentoo and rockhopper penguins, sea lions, white-tufted and silvery grebe, silver teal, flying steamer ducks, yellow orchid
Activities: Walking, photography, wildlife watching, Tea and cakes in the farmhouse


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