Terry's Bayside Getaway

Harbour Main, Newfoundland, Canada

1-House long 2-In the backyard 3-Looking inland 4-View from the living room 5-Harbour rainbow 6-Harbour sunset


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Arts & Crafts, Museums

Avondale Railway Station Museum A community and railway museum - 5 minute drive
Pad's Place Craft shop in a local B&B
Rosemary Byrne Local artist in Avondale
The Rooms A large cultural space that houses the Provincial Archives, Art Gallery and Museum.

Boat Tours, Whales, Birds, Icebergs

Gatherall's Located in Bay Bulls - 45 minute drive
O'Brien's Whale and bird tours from Bay Bulls - 45 minute drive
OceanQuest Tours of Conception Bay and other areas. Plus spa and more.
Witless Bay Ecological Reserve Four islands teeming with bird life - 40 minute drive

Golf Courses

Bally Haly A private/public 18-hole course in the heart of St. John's
Clovelly Golf Site for two 18-hole courses (one short, one long) in St. John's
Glendenning Golf 18-hole near Mount Pearl (40 minute drive)
Pippy Park Golf Home to 9-hole and 18-hole courses with a spectacular view of St. John's
The Wilds Spectacular 18-hole course on Salmonier River (30 minutes drive)
The Willows 9-hole course in Holyrood (10 minute drive)
Xtras - Golf Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial site with full course directory and more

Historic Sites/Towns

Cape Spear The most easterly point in North America (60 minute drive)
Colony of Avalon Archaeological dig in Ferryland - 60 minute drive
Signal Hill - Cabot Tower A national historic site in the capital city
The Town of Brigus 30 minutes away, well known as the birthplace of Arctic mariner Captain Robert Bartlett
Xtras - Provincial Government List A government page listing additional sites

News and Weather

CBC Newfoundland Canadian public broadcaster
Environment Canada Government weather for St. John's
NTV Local TV station
The Globe and Mail National newspaper
The Telegram Online version of local daily newspaper
The Weather Network Weather forecast for Harbour Main
VOCM Local radio station

Restaurants and Eateries

Karl Wells A list and reviews from a Newfoundland critic
The Tea Garden An upscale seasonal restaurant located in Holyrood

Tourism Sites

Admiral's Coast Tourism site for the area around Harbour Main
Explore Newfoundland & Labrador A privately-operated tourist site
National Geographic Essay A 2010 essay about the Avalon Peninsula.
Newfoundland Cemetery Records for Family History & Genealogy Great site for searching cemetery records
Provincial Government Tourist Site The main government site for Newfoundland and Labrador
St. John's Tourist Site The tourism page for the capital city.