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.
Hovercraft has resumed regular service.
Updated Hovercraft schedule. Please disregard all other schedules on this website until normal ferry operations resume in the spring.
Community News and Events
March 17, 2015 - Employment Opportunities
March 16, 2015 - Catering Tender
March 5, 2015 - General Community Meeting - March 31, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
January 9, 2015 - Log into Members Only - For Nookmis news!
December 2, 2014 - BFN Land Code Website
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