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.

Island in the Sun Powwow

September 28th & 29th, 2024

In the spirit of Truth and Reconciliation Day, the 2024 Island in the Sun Powwow will be hosted on September 28th and 29th this year.


Camping on Beausoleil First Nation Territory

Beckwith Island inquiries:


West Beach inquiries:


Community News and Events

What's happening in and around Chimnissing?

Shelter Groundbreaking Ceremony - Added June 10, 2024

Employment Opportunities! - Updated June 3, 2024

Language Classes with Jake King! - Added May 27, 2024

Lands Acquisition Policy Moratorium Notice - Updated April 1, 2022