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McNabs Island Beach Clean Up

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Celebrate Environment Week and Oceans Day by helping the Friends of McNabs Island Society clean up McNabs Island Provincial Park! 

Two Departure Locations:
Halifax: Meet at Murphy's on the Water, Cable Wharf, on the Halifax Waterfront before 9:30 am. Space is limited so everyone must pre-register to guarantee your spot. 
To depart from Eastern Passage, for the 2nd 10:30am departure:

Dress for the weather and island environment. Wear sturdy sneakers or hiking books. Bring sunscreen, sunhats, insect repellent, work gloves, drinking water, a lunch and ENTHUSIASM. We will supply the garbage bags and FREE transportation to the island for volunteers willing to clean up the beaches. Sorry no bicycles allowed on this trip. Note: the cleanup is not suitable for very young children (under 5 years).

Over the past 27 years, volunteers have collected more than 13,000 bags of garbage and recyclables from the beaches of McNabs and Lawlor Islands Provincial Park.

To register, fill out this registration for a Halifax departure. Indicate if you are registering individuals or a family. Include the number for the Cell Phone that you will have with you on the island. For more details contact us at or

Earlier Event: July 9
Ocean Treasures!
Later Event: July 10
Urban Beach Day