Monthly Archives: January 2017

Gazebo Arrives

The 50th Anniversary Committee is excited to announce the purchase and delivery of the Founders Gazebo.   Here are pictures showing the gazebo’s arrival and the unloading crew.  Be sure to check your membership renewal package, currently being sent out, for an information letter detailing progress on the gazebo fundraising and what work still remains to be

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Safe Boating Guide

I learned at the boat show that there is no longer a printed version of Transport Canada’s Safe Boating Guide.  You can,  however, down load the latest version at http://www.tc.gc.ca/media/documents/marinesafety/TP-511e.pdf.  All boating members should be  familiar with this guide which provides information on mandatory safety gear, operator licensing, and navigation lights. Tom

Free Waterway/Murray Canal Passage

To celebrate Canada’s 150 anniversary there will be free lockage for the 2017 season on the Trent and Rideau Canal systems.  This includes free passage through the Murray Canal.  To take advantage of this offer you must obtain a permit and display it on your vessel. This permit can be obtained at the Ontario Waterways booth at

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