The town of Port Saunders got its name when three British war ships returned from Battle Harbour, Labrador. A ship under the command of “Admiral Saunders” came here and Port Saunders bears his name to the present day. Learn More
Combined with the towns of Port au Choix and Hawkes Bay, the Ingornachoix Region is a major service centre for the central area of the Great Northern Peninsula. Many businesses are established within our town. View Business Directory
Community services for Port Saunders include a K-12 school and a public library with public internet access. Health care is provided for the town and region at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre. Visit Community Services
Recreation facilities that are available include a ballfield, playground, recreational centre and trails. The regional arena is located in Port au Choix (9 kms north). Visit Recreation
For more information, please visit the Port Saunders Town Office – or contact us by phone at (709) 861-3105 or via e-mail.