Shipbuilders & Ship Repairers
NEW! CBC's latest documentary, "Bluenose Legacy"
As part of its Absolutely Canadian series, the CBC has produced "Bluenose Legacy." Narrated by Jim Nunn, the 45-minute show details the history and successes around Bluenose, as well as its loss; the creation of Bluenose II; and it features extensive interviews with John Steele about the restoration of the famed vessel.
NEW! Frame remnants finding new life
Jason Cullen, of One Stop Wood Shop, has fashioned a remarkable keepsake box from the remnants of one of Bluenose II's new frames. The work can currently be seen at the Coal Wynd Gallery at Bishop's Landing in Halifax.
Learn about the work of resident artist Peter Matyas
Renowned artist Peter Matyas has brought his remarkable skill and talents to the restoration of Bluenose II. Follow the link above to learn more about the remarkable legacy painting Peter is working on this summer.
Purchase Bluenose II Restoration Photos
This is your chance to purchase some of the amazing images captured by project photographer Mark Doucette, of Mark Doucette Photographic, during the restoration of Bluenose II.
Visit the website of official project photographer Mark Doucette
Visit this site to check out the extensive work of Mark Doucette, the official Lunenburg Shipyard Alliance photgrapher of the restoration of Bluenose II.
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
One of the world's premier classic yachting events, this regatta brought a fantastic collection of boats and people together for some great sailing and fun in the ideal conditions of the Caribbean. This year, the regatta takes place from April 14 to 19. The Lunenburg Shipyard Alliance proudly sponsored the Concours d'Elegance at the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta.
Covey Island Boatworks
Builders of fine, custom yachts for the world since 1979, Covey Island Boatworks has the expertise and custom-industry know-how to build you the boat of your dreams.
Lunenburg Industrial Foundry & Engineering
Established since 1891, Lunenburg Foundry has manufactured a broad range of marine and industrial equipment that provide robust and reliable service.
Located on the beautiful east side of the LaHave River in Dayspring, Nova Scotia, Snyder's features a dock water depth of 20 feet. Since the yard opened in 1876, over 200 vessels of all sizes and types of construction have been built here.
Town of Lunenburg
The Town of Lunenburg, in Nova Scotia, Canada, was formally established in 1753 as the first British Colonial settlement in Nova Scotia outside of Halifax. Today its historic layout is recognized with a UNESCO World Heritage site designation.
Lunenburg Marine Museum Society
The Lunenburg Marine Museum Society, through the Board of Directors, is a volunteer group that operates the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic and the schooner Bluenose II for the Province of Nova Scotia.
Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic
The museum began aboard the schooner Theresa E. Connor in 1967. Since that time, it has grown to include a large complex of historic buildings, with an impressive aquarium, theatre, exhibits and additional vessels, including the side trawler Cape Sable.
Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture & Heritage
Provincial department responsible for overseeing the promotion of communities, culture and heritage.