Follow @townofstgeorge1
Welcome to St. George's
Welcome to St. George's
Subscribe to our E-Newsletter. Receive timely news updates and important advisories surrounding the Town of St. George's and area.
 

POINT OF SALE SYSTEM (DEBIT)
The Town of St. George's is pleased to announce that we now have a Point of Sale System for Debit Payments at the Town Office. Please note we are currently .... [Read more]
Updated: Friday, May 27, 2016   11:32 am



ROAD CONDITIONS ST. GEORGE'S
Residents are advised that the Department of Highways has been consulted regarding the condition of both Steel Mountain Road and Main Street (these roads are provincially owned). We've been given assurance that the roads .... [Read more]
Updated: Thursday, May 26, 2016   2:51 pm



TOWN OF ST. GEORGE'S COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS 2016
The Town of St. George's offers a $500.00 Scholarship yearly for one Level III graduating student. Students interested are encouraged to pick up an application at the Town Office .... [Read more]
Updated: Wednesday, May 25, 2016   4:10 pm


  →  Go to News Page
  • 1.jpg
  • 2.jpg
  • 6.jpg
  • 3.jpg
  • 4.jpg
  • 5.jpg

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
Photography by Jonathan Bennett
Contact Jonathan for original copies
© Copyright 2016 Town of St. George's
Website Administration   |   Newsletter Unsubscribe
Website created by Glacier Cove Design Group