This website is a history of the heritage, people and places of Bere Island. Here you can browse through photos, memories, stories and historical information related to the island and its people.
This website is created by Bere Island Projects Group, a community group working to make Bere Island a better place to live for the current generation, and for future generations, and to ensure that it remains a viable, and vibrant community. Bere Island Projects Group also works to document, and preserve the culture, archaeological and architectural heritage of Bere Island. If you would like further information about our work please contact us
This website has been created in partnership with the Irish Community Archive Network and Cork County Council to support local volunteer groups across Ireland to collect, preserve and make accessible their local history and heritage online.
Contributing to the site
You can add a comment about anything on the website by clicking on the ‘Add a comment’ link at the bottom of each page. You can also submit your own photos, stories or information on the heritage of Bere Island to the site by using our contribution form.