Explore Options for the Future of The Turtle Farm

Project Updates as at 31 May, 2017

Status:  Not yet progressed

  • This project is inactive. At Cabinet’s direction, no activity was expected on this prior to May 2017.

Estimated project completion timeline: N/A – Project has not yet been initiated.

Project Updates as at 30 November, 2016

Status: Not yet progressed

This project is not intended to commence until the significant debt has been paid off, and no activity is expected on this project in the first 18 months of the implementation of the programme.  The recent renaming of the attraction as Cayman Turtle Centre: Island Wildlife Encounter by its Board is, though, an indication of potential future direction.

Project Updates as at 25 May, 2016


Minister: Hon. Moses Kirkconnell

Project Sponsor: Mr. Stran Bodden, Chief Officer

Overview (taken from Cabinet’s Project Future Programme Brief): This project will examine options for the future ownership and/or operation of the Turtle Farm as a whole or in parts.

Status: Not yet progressed.

Ministry/Portfolio Update:

  • As per agreed timelines, a Strategic Assessment is currently scheduled to be delivered by 31 July, 2018.