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.
Ferry Update - November 24, 2014
Ferry will be making scheduled runs as per Captain's discretion.
BFN Transportation Department
Community News and Events
November 19, 2014 - Fee for Service Contract
November 12, 2014 - Employment Opportunities
November 12, 2014 - Housing opportunities
November 7, 2014 - Announcement from the Office of Council
October 23, 2014 - Aanit 2014 - Log into Members Only for more information
September 30, 2014 - Opportunities for BFN Members - Log into Members Only
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