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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About our 2 Astrolabes
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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Bruce II Recreation Centre

The Town’s recreational programming is delivered by the Recreation Department from the Bruce II Sports Centre. If you have any inquiries for our Recreation Department, contact the following:

Events Recording: (709) 695-2942
Pool Recording: (709) 695-2530
Bowling Alley: (709) 695-2642
Fax: (709) 695-7683

Robyn Noseworthy, Recreation Director / Facilities Manager
Tel: (709) 695-3592
Cell: (709) 694-3904
Email: rnoseworthy@portauxbasques.ca

Wanda Merrigan, Aquatics Supervisor
Tel: (709) 695-3131
Email: wanda.merrigan@gmail.com

Canada's Ferry Gateway
to Newfoundland
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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