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.

Bruce II Sports Centre
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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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Meeting Facilities

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The Bruce II Sports Centre has two conference rooms available in the facility. The Multi-Purpose Room is a 50’x30’ room that overlooks the ice rink and can accommodate up to 180 people. This room is often used as a hospitality room for visiting teams during hockey tournaments, host to fitness classes and centre for conferences. The second conference room available is the curling viewing room which overlooks the curling sheets. This room is 35’x22’ and accommodates approximately 100 people.

Both meeting facilities can be arranged with available tables and chairs to form any type of meeting setup. The facility has digital and overhead projectors, screens, wireless internet, a public address sound system and flip charts. Both rooms are available any time of the year for birthday parties, meetings, conferences, or fitness classes. Contact the staff at the Bruce II to make your booking.

Contact Information
Tel: (709) 695-3592
Fax: (709) 695-7683
Email: bruce2arena@nf.aibn.com
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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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