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.

Important Community Notice

Posted Saturday September 25, 2021

Water Consumption Notice - Click to view.

Transportation Update

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT OUR ROADS PROJECT CONTRACTORS SEELY & ARNILL HAVE SCHEDULED A CONCRETE POUR FOR MONDAY, TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 28 AND 29, 2021

WEATHER PERMITTING.

THE SANDY GRAHAM WILL PROVIDE PRIORITY BARGING SERVICE TO THIS POUR BUT WILL ALSO TRY TO MAINTAIN SCHEDULED DEPARTURE TIMES. DURING CERTAIN SCHEDULED DEPARTURE TIMES HOWEVER IT MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE TO TRANSPORT ANY ADDITIONAL VEHICLES WITH THE CONCRETE TRUCKS, SPECIFICALLY FROM CEDAR POINT DUE TO OUR LOAD LINE LIMITATIONS. AS SUCH WALK ON TRANSPORT IS BEING RECOMMENDED AND ENCOURAGED FOR OUR MEMBERS, STAFF, OR OFF ISLAND EMPLOYEES AS WELL AS THE RELOCATION OF VEHICLES TO THE SIDE THAT BEST SERVES THEIR INTEREST FOR THESE THREE DAYS.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED PATIENCE.
B.F.N. TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT

LEVEL 2

If you have any questions or concerns as a visitor to our territory, please send an email to ecgquestions@chimnissing.ca.

Community Safety Information

Animal Control Bylaw - Added September 16, 2021

EOT Update - August 27, 2021

Visitor Area

If you are a Beausoleil First Nation Member who is a non-resident, meaning your primary address is not located within BFN Territory, the household you are visiting must register you as a visitor.

If you are a Beausoliel First Nation member utilizing your seasonal residence, please fill out the below form:

Form for ALL non-resident visitors - Click to view.

Cottager Area

Update September 16, 2021

Cottage Lesseee Notice - Added September 16, 2021

Please send all inquiries to lands@chimnissing.ca

All public health measures MUST be followed by all residents and visitors.

Community News and Events

What's happening in and around Chimnissing?

September 24, 2021 - Employment Opportunities - Updated!