We are the people of G'Chimnissing in southern Georgian Bay

Beausoleil First Nation rests in the southern tip of Georgian Bay on Christian, Beckwith and Hope Islands.
These magnificent islands are home to many.

Much history can be found on the islands. More recently with the Forked Three-awned Grass. This species of grass is nicknamed "Ice Age Grass" found throughout Christian Island and is currently on the Species at Risk list.


The community of Beausoleil First Nation is in Lockdown until further notice.

Media Release - Added January 16, 2021

Lockdown Ferry Schedule

Ferry Schedule - Added January 16, 2021

More information on our Covid-19 Response Plan

Please visit our Covid-19 Response page for more information.

Important Notice

The islands of Christian, Beckwith and Hope continue to be closed to the general public.

Travel Restriction in effect to all non-essential visitors.

Stay at home if you feel unwell. If you have a fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical attention and call in advance. Follow the directions of your local health authority.

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