Our 2 Astrolabes, dated from the early 1600's were discovered near Channel-Port aux Basques. They are both in mint condition and in working order. A very rare and valuable find for Newfoundland and all of Canada.

Bruce II Sports Centre
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About our 2 Astrolabes
Explore our connection with age-old astronomical instruments used by navigators. Two astrolabes are featured in Channel-Port aux Basques, dating from the 1600's.

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Town of Channel-Port aux Basques
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Bruce II Sports Centre

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Bruce II Sports Centre

The cornerstone of recreation for Channel-Port aux Basques resides at the Bruce II Sports Centre. Constructed in 1996 after fire destroyed the original Bruce Arena, this facility is a leader in recreation offerings for Newfoundland and Labrador. The facility boasts an ice rink, two curling sheets, a six lane bowling alley, a swimming pool, fitness centre and meeting facilities.

Multiple organizations operate programming from the centre including figure skating, curling, bowling, swimming, aerobics, hockey and broomball. As the hub for recreation activity in the community, the Bruce II Sports Centre offers something for everyone.

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• Bowling

• Fitness Centre

• Ice Rink

• Meeting Facilities

• Pool

Contact Information
Main Line: (709) 695-3592
Information Recording: (709) 695-2942
Swimming Pool: (709) 695-3131
Pool Recording: (709) 695-2530
Bowling Alley: (709) 695-2642
Fax: (709) 695-7683
Email: bruce2arena@nf.aibn.com

Canada's Ferry Gateway
to Newfoundland
The gulf crossing between North Sydney and Channel-Port aux Basques is always a memorable lifetime experience. The ferries are among the largest ice breaking ferries in the world. They look like cruise ships and they can each take 1200 passengers and 350 cars. Book early to ensure availability.


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