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Beausoleil First Nation rests in the southern tip of Georgian Bay on Christian, Beckwith and Hope Islands. These magnificent islands
are home to the Chippewa people. Much history can be found on the islands. More recently with the Forked Three-awned Grass.
This species of grass is nicknamed "Ice Age Grass" found throughout Christian Island and is currently on the Species at Risk list.
Christian Island is home to about 700 residents year round and many others during the summer months. Tourism is abundant in Christian Island, for more information
on tourism, please visit the Economic Development link found on this page.
Community News and Events
June 26, 2015 - Summer School Opportunity
June 23, 2015 - Safety Training Courses
June 19, 2015 - Employment Opportunities
June 15, 2015 - Island in the Sun Pow Wow
May 20, 2015 - Land Code Ratification Results
May 19, 2015 - New 2015 Visitor Guide
May 13, 2015 - Fitness Centre Hours of Operation
January 9, 2015 - Log into Members Only - For Nookmis news!
March 6, 2014 - MEMBERS! Please send us an email if you would like to be added to our email distribution list.
March 21, 2011 - Please update your address if you have relocated within the past 12 months. Send an email to: Membership.
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Photos courtesy of Vicki Monague, M.R Jamieson, H.K Jamieson and Candace D. Sylvester