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Office Closure Monday April 24th, 2017
In observance of St. George's Day the Town Office will be closed Monday April 24th, 2017.
Updated: Friday, April 21, 2017   4:49 pm



Playground - Dirt Bike Not Allowed
We wish to advise our residents that our Playground located behind Our Lady of Mercy School is for the enjoyment of our children. This is a beautiful playground on a nicely grassed site. Recently there have been reports of Dirt Bikes on the .... [Read more]
Updated: Thursday, April 20, 2017   11:57 am



Long Range Mountains Clothing Drive
LONG RANGE MOUNTAINS CLOTHING DRIVE TIME: April 27th, 2017 7-9 pm PLACE: Appalachia High School Gym, St. George’s What’s .... [Read more]
Updated: Wednesday, April 19, 2017   4:20 pm


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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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