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.
Amended Ferry Schedule
Memo from the Education Department
August 18, 2014 Thank you to all 2014 graduates who have confirmed their status with the Education Department.
Please be aware that August 1st 2014 was the deadline for students to confirm that they have graduated. As of August 18th 2014, we will not be processing any more requests for the 2014 Graduation Incentives.
Miigwech and congratulations,
The Education Department
Community News and Events
August 18, 2014 - Invitation to BFN Artisans
August 18, 2014 - Community Meeting - Details in Members Only
August 14, 2014 - BEAC Student Rep Recruitment
August 14, 2014 - BEAC Recruitment
August 12, 2014 - Community Garden Notice
July 28, 2014 - Fitness Centre Hours
June 18, 2014 - BFN Visitor Guide
June 12, 2014 - Beach Rules for 2014 - Released from the Lands Department
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