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Interlake Tourism Association Association Administrator

The Interlake Tourism Association (ITA) is seeking an Association Administrator. ITA is a growing association with 100+ members working in the field of tourism development and marketing. This is a contract position for approximately 240 hours annually with hours required each month ranging from 15 to 40 with potential for further growth. The Association Administrator, […]

Gimli Glider Exhibit

Opening officially on July 23rd, 2017 the Gimli Glider Exhibit celebrates one of the long-remembered moments in Aviation history- the historic landing of a jumbo jet carrying 69 passengers and crew which had run out of fuel north of Winnipeg Manitoba. On July 23rd, 1983 Captain Bob Pearson remembered a skill learned in Gliding School […]

South Interlake Rockwood Agricultural Society (SIRAS)

Find us at the RED BARN on PR 236 straight south of Stonewall (2 miles south of the 4 way stop by Tim’s)! The SIRAS is an Agricultural Society helping to keep people in the know about Agriculture in the area. They have lots of room for you to host numerous activities, either in the […]

150 Canada Day Celebrations Around the Interlake

“Celebrate Canada’s 150 in the Heart of Manitoba”Canada 150 Celebrations 1st – Canada Day – Lower Fort Garry NHS Free birthday cake, enjoy the special activities and crafts as we celebrate Canada Day! 1st – Ashern Canada Day Summerfest – Ashern Sports Grounds. Slo-pitch tournament, Chase the ace, kiddie train, petting zoo, fireworks, live fiddle […]

Perseids meteor shower in Arborg, Manitoba – Canada

It is hard to get up at 1.30am when you are on holiday, but the extra effort is always rewarding. I could not shoot on peak, and on the 14th I had a tight gap of darkness between moon set and twilight, but this still gave me a good 1.5hrs. It was quite misty, but […]

Manitoba’s South Interlake ATV Club is proud of its trail and riding

The Interlake Pioneer Trail (IPT) is something the club is very proud of and it wants to see more of these trails in the future; members are actively working toward this goal along with the other ATV clubs around the province. Andrew Hardie has been chairman of the SIATV Club for a year now but […]

Oak Hammock Jacques recognized as Provincial Tourism Ambassador

Jacques laugh and his delight in his work is infectious. He loves what he does and it shows through in his way of grabbing your attention to whatever subject he may be talking about… Take a look at the video on U-tube, go out to Oak Hammock Marsh and meet him in person… Watch on […]

Interlake Stars hit the Finalist Category at the Manitoba Tourism Awards

Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre in the Aboriginal Tourism category for its programming that incorporates Aboriginal Traditional philosophies, teachings and values. West Interlake Trading Company was a finalist in the Partnership Award, for its collaborative approach to promoting tourism through packaging and joint marketing in the southwest Interlake area. Danny’s Whole Hog BBQ in the […]

Museum display beckons couples headed for matrimony

New Iceland’s executive director Tammy Axelsson says the CMC exhibit features more than a dozen wedding gowns spanning the years from the 1800s Victorian era right through to the 1970s. Opened appropriately during Valentine’s Week, the exhibit will remain in Gimli until the end of April. “I think this exhibit will have broad appeal,” Axelsson […]