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.
Dust Control and Vehicle Safety
To all residents and visitors to Christian Island, please exercise caution when travelling to and from the mainland. The oil that was applied is still fresh and
may cause the tires on vehicles to become slippery, especially in rainy conditions.
It is recommended to rinse off your tires on the mainland if able to do so.
BFN Public Works Department
Community News and Events
May 23, 2013 - Lands notice - Now open Saturdays
May 23, 2013 - Businesses and Service Providers: List your business or service in the 2013 Chimnissing Visitors Guide. Complete the form and send back to the Ec. Dev. Department.
May 23, 2013 - Lands Survey Reminder
May 16, 2013 - Camping Information for 2013 season.
May 16, 2013 - Post-secondary Student Employment Letter of Interest.
May 7, 2013 - C.A.R.E Request Posting - Applications available here
April 29, 2013 - Lands Survey - Win Prizes!
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