Ahneen, boozhoo!

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.

Transportation Notice

Posted Tuesday April 18, 2017

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THERE IS A REPAIR REQUIRED TO ONE OF THE MAIN ENGINES ON THE VEHICLE FERRY M.V. SANDY GRAHAM WHICH WILL REQUIRE THE VESSEL TO BE TIED UP UNTIL THE PART IS AVAILABLE. THE PART REQUIRED MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE UNTIL POSSIBLY THURSDAY APRIL 21, 2017. WAJAX POWER SYSTEMS IS SOURCING THE PART IN THE QUICKEST DELIVERY METHOD AVAILABLE.

ONCE THE PART IS AVAILABLE THE REPAIRS ARE ESTIMATED TO TAKE ONLY A FEW HOURS FOR OUR CREW TO COMPLETE. PLEASE PLAN AHEAD TO MOVE VEHICLES WHERE REQUIRED IN ADVANCE OF THE TIE UP.

THE INDIAN MAIDEN WILL OPERATE THE SCHEDULE UNTIL REPAIRS ARE COMPLETE

THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED PATIENCE.

Public Works Announcement

Posted Thursday March 23, 2017

The road to Big Sand Bay requires major repairs to fix deep ruts in the roadway. As the ground is still frozen we are unable to complete the repairs until we have about a week of warm weather to soften the road.

Please use caution if you are accessing this road until repairs can be completed.

BFN Roads Department

Community News and Events

April 13, 2017 - Employment Opportunity

April 6, 2017 - Red Road to Recovery

April 6, 2017 - Lands Symposium

April 6, 2017 - Employment Opportunity

April 6, 2017 - Catering Tender

April 6, 2017 - Community Meeting

March 28, 2017 - Media Release for Williams Treaty First Nations

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.