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A Message From the Canadian Cancer Society Corner Brook
We Are Here to Help Corner Brook Office Tel. (709) 634-6542 .... [Read more]
Updated: Monday, September 25, 2017   10:36 am



National Forest Week
NATIONAL FOREST WEEK The Town of St. George’s recognizes September 24th – 30th, 2017 as National Forest Week. This week is being celebrated across Canada. We encourage our residents to learn more about .... [Read more]
Updated: Friday, September 22, 2017   1:53 pm



Boil Water Advisory - Lifted
We wish to advise our residents that the Boil Water Advisory has been LIFTED. .... [Read more]
Updated: Friday, September 22, 2017   11:33 am


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Welcome to the Town of St. George's

Town of St. George's | Home of the Blueberry Festival

The town of St. George's is located just off the Trans Canada Highway on the southeast side of Bay St. George. Incorporated in 1965, our beautiful town is the oldest town in the Bay St. George Area.

We are a 15 minute drive from Stephenville's major shopping centers and Stephenville International Airport.  Barachois Provincial Park and Black Bank Beach are just a few miles away.

Our community, originally known as South Side or Little Bay has its origins in the French fishery of the seventeenth century.  The natural harbour attracted fishermen to spend the summer in this area and they'd return to France for the winter months. Permanently settled in the eighteenth century, the community remained a fishing village for nearly 200 years until the advent of the railroad.


The Rich History of Our Community

The Town of St. George's (Incorporated in 1965) is located on the Southwest coast of St. George's Bay. St. George's (originally known as South Sideor Little Bay) has its origins in the French fishery of the seventeenth century when the harbour would attract fishermen to spend the summer in the area and return to France for the winter months. Permanently settled in the eighteenth century, the community remained a fishing village for nearly 200 years until the advent of the railroad. [Read more about the history of St. George's]




Town of St. George's
PO Box 250 , St. George's, NL A0N 1Z0
Telephone: (709) 647-3283
Fax: (709) 647-3180
Email: info@townofstgeorges.com
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