Our 2 Astrolabes, dated from the early 1600's were discovered near Channel-Port aux Basques. They are both in mint condition and in working order. A very rare and valuable find for Newfoundland and all of Canada.

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Explore our connection with age-old astronomical instruments used by navigators. Two astrolabes are featured in Channel-Port aux Basques, dating from the 1600's.

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Town of Channel-Port aux Basques
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Town Opportunities

The Port aux Basques Community Employment Corporation (CEC) was incorporated in 1987 for the purpose of supporting persons with barriers to employment, utilizing The Supported Employment Program. We seek, create and maintain educational and employment opportunities for persons who are considered to be employment disadvantaged. The CEC team provides professional support, training and employment services for adults with barriers to employment in the Port aux Basques and surrounding areas.

Job Opportunity - In Anticipation of Funding
Job Opportunity: In Anticipation of Funding

The Town of Channel-Port aux Basques is seeking 1 Supervisor, 1 Skilled Labourer and 6 Unskilled Labourers for approximately 15 weeks under the Job Creation Partnership Program.

Duties include but are not limited to:

*Constructing a change room facility at the Grand Bay West Beach

Anticipated Start Date: June 5, 2017

Please Submit Resume to:
Shauna Strickland
Town of Channel-Port aux Basques
P.O. Box 70
Port aux Basques, NL A0M 1CO
Fax: 695-9852
Email: sstrickland@portauxbasques.ca

NOTE: A Consent Form will have to be completed at the Town Office.

Deadline to apply: May 26@at 12 noon

Posted: May 19, 2017 9:55 am NFLD


The Town of Channel - Port aux Basques wishes to advise students that applications for Summer Employment are now available at the Town Office.

The deadline for accepting applications is 4:00 p.m., Friday, May 26th, 2017.

Conditions of eligibility is available at the Town Office for anyone wishing to obtain same. Applicants must be graduating from Level III and/or have attended a secondary/post secondary educational institution as a full time student.

This is in anticipation of funding.
Posted: May 11, 2017 10:20 am NFLD
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The gulf crossing between North Sydney and Channel-Port aux Basques is always a memorable lifetime experience. The ferries are among the largest ice breaking ferries in the world. They look like cruise ships and they can each take 1200 passengers and 350 cars. Book early to ensure availability.


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