Chimnissing welcomes you...
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.
Transportation - Update
Hovercraft is in service today
Hovercraft/Scoot Schedule - Added January 31, 2014
Community News and Events
March 7, 2014 - March Recycling and Waste Calendar
March 7, 2014 - Social Media Fitness at Penetanguishene Secondary School - Great information session for students and parents
March 7, 2014 - New Employment Opportunities
March 6, 2014 - MEMBERS! Please send us an email if you would like to be added to our email distribution list.
March 5, 2014 - Public Library Calendar for March 2014
February 24, 2014 - Aboriginal Healthy Babies/Parent Resource Centre Information Booklet
February 4, 2014 - Lands Notice - Important read!
January 9, 2014 - 72 Hour Survival Kit
September 10, 2013 - Members! Visit the Lands page for information re: FNLM and Community Ratification Process.
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 M.R Jamieson, H.K Jamieson and Candace D. Sylvester