Campground Owners Association of Nova Scotia holds Open Meeting and AGM in Halifax

Halifax, December 9, 2023 – The Campground Owners Association of Nova Scotia (COANS) held its Open Meeting and Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Halifax on December 9th, 2023, bringing together campground owners and stakeholders to discuss important issues and initiatives in the camping industry. Here’s a recap of the key discussions and decisions made during the […]

Lee declared post-tropical as it approaches southwestern Nova Scotia

People in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick have been bracing for Hurricane Lee as it inches closer to making landfall in Atlantic Canada. Lee transitioned to a post-tropical storm early Saturday as it nears landfall, but the winds remain at Category 1 strength of 130 km/h at its centre. The storm is still expected to bring heavy rain […]

Mandatory evacuation order issued for campground near Mahone Bay due to flooding

 Emergency personnel overseeing evacuation at RayPort Campground Flooding has prompted a mandatory evacuation order for Shingle Mill Road north of Highway 103, which includes around 250 to 300 people staying at RayPort Campground, says the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg. The campground is located at 161 and 165 Shingle Mill Rd. in the community of Martins River, near Mahone […]