Tag Archive: Bonavista

Jun 26

Champney’s West Aquarium is Open for Business – Summer 2017

We’re excited to announce that Champney’s West Aquarium is officially opened for the Season!  The Aquarium  will be open 7 days a week from 10:00 am – 4:30 pm!   Admission: Adults $7, Youth (6 to 18 years of age) $4, Children 5 and under Free.   If you have any questions please call the …

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Jun 08

Aquarium and Heritage House Update

  Heritage House – June opening hours – Wednesday – Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Aquarium – Delayed opening.  The ice has stopped the installation of our sea water intake, we hope that the ice will leave soon.  Check back regularly for opening date announcement  

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Mar 26

Champney’s West 25 years on from the moratorium

Fantastic article on the CBC about the community and how the residents have ensured that  it has managed to flourish over the last 25 years .  Well done Wanda Pippy on a  great interview http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/champneys-west-community-spirit-1.4039507  

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Feb 21

50/50 Draw $600 jackpot – February 2017

No winner in the 50/50 draw this week (Feb 20 2017) – the jackpot next week will be over $600.  Get your tickets for a chance to win

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Nov 21

The Hazel Pearl

On Tuesday afternoon the Heritage Foundation and the Champney’s West Heritage Group Inc. launched the booklet The Story of the Spar: An Oral History of the Hazel Pearl. The booklet launch took place in the Ella Freeman Heritage House in Champney’s West, Bonavista Peninsula. There were twenty community members who came out for the launch …

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Nov 14

Booklet Launch – The Story of the Spar: An Oral History of the Hazel Pearl

The Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Champney’s West Heritage Group Inc. invite you to the official public launch of our new booklet: The Story of the Spar: An Oral History of the Hazel Pearl   Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 3:00 pm Free Admission Ella Freeman Heritage House, Champney’s West, Bonavista Peninsula “The …

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Oct 10

Champney’s West Trail get Expansion and Overhaul

Some great publicity in The Packet this week Excerpt from an article this week in The Packet “The trail has been expanded from 2.7 km to 5.3 km to go right around the peninsula of Champney’s West. With the upgrades, the trail is now part of the provincial trail system along with famous local trails …

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Oct 06

Aquarium open until 14th October

  Aquarium Schedule Champney’s West Aquarium continues to be open daily this week. It will be closed on Monday, October 10 Open again from Tuesday, October 11 to Friday, October 14th, when it then closes for the season.

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Sep 18

Aquarium open to the public

Aquarium is open daily until at least mid-October. Phone 709 464 2510  

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Sep 18

Champney’s West Aquarium – sneak peek – a huge success

Thank you to everyone who attended our soft opening last week, it was a huge success.  The photos below show how much everyone enjoyed visiting this amazing facility Thank you to Gary Patten for sharing his photographs For more information please check out this article in The Packet   http://www.thepacket.ca/News/Local/2016-09-15/article-4641428/Locals-get-first-look-at-new-aquarium-in-Champneys-West/1    

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