Mackenzie's Ambulance service requested the town's help in notifying all residents of the importance of knowing their street address and having it readily available to pass to the paramedics in case of an emergency. Many of the drivers are not familiar with the area and knowing the street address is essential in getting the paramedics to your home as soon as possible.
If you are unsure of your street address, please contact the town office, we can provide it to you.
Posted: June 6, 2017 9:31 pm NFLD
Water Thaw Up - Policy Change
Residents are advised that effective immediately, council has adopted a new policy for water thaw up. There will be a $25.00 fee per person/per hour charged to anyone needing the town's assistance in clearing frozen water lines. There will be a $25.00 fee per day for rental of water tanked used in thawing frozen water lines.
In 1828, the Harvey family, with the aid of their Newfoundland dog, "Hairyman", rescued 163 people from the sinking brig "Despatch", shipwrecked on the rocks off Isle Aux Morts. They made another daring rescue in 1838, saving 25 crew members from the Glasgow ship, the "Rankin". The present day Coast Guard Ship "Ann Harvey", is named in memory of the daughter of George Harvey who, while she was only 17 years old, assisted in these heroic deeds. [Read more]
Coming to Isle aux Morts on Saturday, July 1st - Shanneyganock! No cover charge. Start the evening off with a great display of fireworks then onto some great entertainment. Kiosk and bar service will be available. There will be a wet and dry section.
Posted: June 7, 2017 7:51 pm NFLD
Theatre Festival - Summer 2017
The Isle aux Morts Theatre Festival (formerly the Granite Coast Theatre Festival) is proud to announce its Summer 2017 season. The festival opens on June 28 and closes on July 30 with local comedy troupe Da Koodens. Guaranteed to make you grin, Da Koodens’ shows always include a delicious traditional meal. Da Koodens will present a third show on July 12. [Read More]
Posted: June 6, 2017 9:36 pm NFLD
Visit Historic Isle aux Morts
Situated on the rugged shoreline of Newfoundland's South West Coast, Isle aux Morts is a perfect destination for visitors looking for breathtaking scenery. Hills carpeted in reds, greens and gold of Newfoundland's mossy terrain surround the "Island of the Dead", a fitting name considering the hundreds of ships and lives that have been lost off the Isle aux Morts coast.. [See Attractions]
Posted: July 18, 2013 2:08 pm NFLD
Discovery of Mushrow Astrolabes
Learn about the valuable discovery of the Mushrow Astrolabes - found in the early 1980's on a shipwreck off the coast of Isle aux Morts. [Read about Mushrow Astrolabes]
Posted: Feb 29, 2012 2:11 pm NFLD
Town of Isle aux Morts
11 Legallais Street
P.O. Box 110, NL A0M 1J0