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Town Clerk Position Opening

The town of Channel-Port aux Basques is seeking an experienced individual to fill the role of Town Clerk. This is a 40-hour per week position, Monday to Friday with some required overtime…

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Take This Survey – We Need Input

The Town of Channel-Port aux Basques is in the process of updating its Economic Development Strategy and your input is needed to help develop the Strategy’s direction, goals and priorities. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes. Your responses are

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Town Seeking General Operator

The Bruce II Sports Centre is looking for a positive and self-motivated individual with a strong work ethic, who works well in a team-oriented environment. This individual will be responsible for maintaining the ice surface – flooding for rentals and the basic ice maintenance.

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Emergency Number

During the months from December to April, please call 709-694-2844 if you have an emergency. The Emergency Number for the Town can be called evenings and weekends for emergencies.

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Snow Clearing Reminder

Residents of Channel Port aux Basques are reminded that Snow Clearing Regulations prohibit parking on any street between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 8:00 a.m. during the period from the first day of December in any year to the

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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.