Channel-Port aux Basques
Your Adventure Begins Here.
Your Ferry Gateway to Newfoundland.
Did you enjoy your voyage?
Spectacular Scenery
Amazing Road Trips.
A Warm Welcome Awaits
300,000 People Visit Our Community Annually.
You'll Know When You Arrive
Spectacular Landscapes Everywhere.
Tranquility, Adventure & History
It's all Found in Port aux Basques.
A Paradise for Hikers
Romantic Walks. Epic Trails.

Gateway Village Summer Employment

Gateway Village is accepting resumes for the Summer Employment. The deadline for accepting resumes is 5:00 pm May 27, 2022. The following positions are available: 6 Councillors – Summer Sport Program 1 Park Attendant- Scott’s Cove Park 1 Fitness Coordinator

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Dog Leash Regulations

The Town of Channel- Port aux Basques requires all dogs to be leashed at all times when not on the owners property. This includes all areas of the community including trails, pathways, parks and beaches. This does not apply within

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Household Garbage Pickup

The Town of Channel – Port aux Basques wishes to advise all residents that household garbage is required to be placed on the curb for pickup prior to 8:00 a.m. in the morning. Garbage put out for collection must be

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July 28th to August 6th, 2022

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Rare Historic Find

About our two Astrolabes

Two 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.

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.

Come Home Year 2022

July 28th to August 6th, 2022

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