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Beausoleil First Nation rests in the southern tip of Georgian Bay on Christian, Beckwith and Hope Islands. These magnificent islands
are home to the Chippewa people. 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.
Christian Island is home to about 700 residents year round and many others during the summer months. Tourism is abundant in Christian Island, for more information
on tourism, please visit the Economic Development link found on this page.
Important Notice Re: Powwow
Notice of Powwow Postponement
Posted June 22, 2016 at 1:29 p.m.
Please be advised that the push barge provided by Groves Marine has been extended for use until the end of August. Capacity is 8 vehicles and no passengers are allowed to accompany vehicles. Passengers must
utilize the passenger only ferry M.V. Indian Maiden. Fees remain the same.
View Push Barge Schedule
B.F.N. TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT
Notice to resident vehicle owners
Notice to resident vehicle owners - Posted June 3, 2016
Community News and Events
June 29, 2016 - Job Fair for Students
June 28, 2016 - Housing Opportunity
June 28, 2016 - Summer Student Opportunity
June 27, 2016 - Secondary Student Expression of Interest
June 27, 2016 - Chief and Council Inauguration
June 27, 2016 - Statement of Votes
June 24, 2016 - Employment Opportunity
June 15, 2016 - Power Skating Info and Registration Form
May 18, 2016 - 2016 Visitor Guide
May 3, 2016 - Self Esteem Sessions
March 6, 2014 - MEMBERS! Please send us an email if you would like to be added to our email distribution list.
March 21, 2011 - Please update your address if you have relocated within the past 12 months. Send an email to: Membership.
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Photos courtesy of Vicki Monague, M.R Jamieson, H.K Jamieson and Candace D. Sylvester