Job Ad for Fire Department Garage Renovations (Job Creation Partnership project)

The Town of Carbonear is seeking a Foreperson, one Carpenter and three Labourers for the fire department garage renovations.
Applicants for these positions MUST be:
• receiving E.I. benefits,
• have received regular E.I. benefits in the last five years or
• paid EI premiums in at least 5 of the last 10 calendar years (conditions may apply).
All Participants will be required to wear steel-nosed safety footwear on site and these must be provided by the participants.
This project is a ten week project funded through the Job Creation Partnership program under Advanced Education, Skills and Labour, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. These positions are not insurable hours.
Deadline for applications to be submitted: Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

Please submit your resume to the Town of Carbonear in person or via email.
Town of Carbonear Office
256 Water Street, Carbonear, NL
Email: [email protected]

PDF:  Fire Department Garage Renovations JCP Job Ad


CBN Terry Fox Run/Walk

This Sunday, September 15th is the annual Terry Fox Walk/Run for Cancer Research. See poster below for all the details.

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate 94 years young Will Dwyer, originally from Carbonear, who reached his lifetime goal of raising $1 Million dollars for the Terry Fox Foundation and cancer research. For 39 years Will has fundraised each year for the Terry Fox Foundation, and finally reached his goal this month!

At the beginning of the Blue Jays versus Boston game tonight, they will honor for his commitment to raise 1 Million Dollars.

Please congratulate Will by leaving a comment on this page:

This weekend! August 9 – 11th U16 BOY’S FastPitch PROVINCIAL

For full schedule:


2019 U16 Boy’s Fastpitch Provincial

Dates: August 09-11
Location: Carbonear

Participating Teams
Bay Roberts
CBC #1
CBC #2
Southern Shore

Day 1 Schedule: Friday, August 09, 2019

Field 1
6:00pm CBC #1 vs. Goulds
8:00pm Carbonear vs. CBC #2

Field 2
6:00pm Southern Shore vs. Placentia

Day 2 Schedule: Saturday, August 10, 2019

Field 1
9:00am Southern Shore vs. CBC #2
11:00am CBC #2 vs. Goulds
1:00pm Southern Shore vs. Goulds
3:00pm CBC #2 vs. Bay Roberts
5:00pm CBC #1 vs. Placentia
7:00pm Carbonear vs. Bay Roberts

Field 2
9:00am Bay Roberts vs. CBC #1
11:00am Carbonear vs. Placentia
1:00pm Bay Roberts vs. Placentia
3:00pm CBC #1 vs. Southern Shore
5:00pm Carbonear vs. Goulds

Day 3 Schedule: Sunday, August 11, 2019

Field 1
Playoff Game #1: 9:00am 4th vs. 1st
Playoff Game #2: 11:00am 3rd vs. 2nd
Playoff Game #3: 1:00pm Loser P1 vs. Loser P2
Playoff Game #4: Championship Game (Winner P1 vs. Winner P2)

Carbonear Triathlon and Carbonear Try-A-Tri Sunday, July 21st

July 21 @ 10:00 am
Carbonear Triathlon
Beautiful Carbonear NL in July is the setting for one of the best Sprint Triathlons you’ll ever race. This point to point event starts with a 500m dip in the cool fresh water of Freshwater Pond followed by a scenic 18k bike ride back through Carbonear, up the hill, back into Freshwater and through town again finishing by the pool in Carbonear. Then a 5k run out and back through the town and 1 lap on the track brings you across the finish line. Cap off the day with a tasty steak and salad dinner at the awards reception.

Carbonear Try-a-Tri
Carbonear Try-a-Tri consists of a 300m swim, 6K bike, and 3K run. Hey Youth, let’s get involved. Put your athleticism to the test! Must be 12 years of age. For those adults who have always wanted to try!! Here’s your opportunity, Triathlon experience at a shorter distance! Register individually or as a Team (2 or 3 members). Join us for the awards banquet and enjoy a wonderful Steak BBQ.

Registration Link:!/events/2019-carbonear-sprint-triathlon

Discretionary Use Ad






Discretionary Development Proposal


The Town of Carbonear is in receipt of an application to construct a shed measuring 7.38m2 at 147 Valley Road. This will result in a total floor area of all accessory buildings on the lot measuring 151.57m2. The maximum floor area is 81m2 for a single storey accessory building. Council has the discretion to approve a total floor area of greater than the maximum

provided the lot size is greater than 1400m2 and the total lot coverage does not exceed 7% of the lot size.  For further information on the application, please contact the Town Office at 709-596-3831 or by emailing [email protected].


Anyone with objections or representations must provide a signed written statement,

 including your name and street address to the Town of Carbonear no later than

4:00 pm on Friday, July 26, 2019 to: Ms. Cynthia Davis, Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Carbonear, P. O. Box 999, Carbonear, NL      A1Y 1C5; Fax: 596-5021, or

E-mail: [email protected].


U10 Timbits Jamboree July 6 & 7!

2019 U10 Timbits Jamboree #1
Host: Carbonear
Dates: July 06-07

Participating Teams

Co-Ed Division
Bay Roberts Rovers, Butlerville, Cape St. Francis, Carbonear, CBC, Clarenville Caribous #1, Clarenville Caribous #2,
Goulds, Outer Cove, Placentia Lions #1, Placentia Lions #2, Southern Shore Crush, Whiteway Shagrockers #1, Whiteway Shagrockers #2.

Girl’s Division
Bay Roberts Rovers, Clarenville Caribous, Outer Cove, Southern Shore Crush.


Day 1 Schedule: Saturday, July 06, 2019

Field #1
8:30am Bay Roberts Rovers vs. Carbonear
9:45am Placentia Lions #1 vs. CBC
11:00am Clarenville Caribous #2 vs. Goulds
12:15pm Placentia Lions #2 vs. Whiteway Shagrockers #2
1:30pm Outer Cove vs. CBC
2:45pm Placentia Lions #1 vs. Whiteway Shagrockers #1
4:00pm Bay Roberts Rovers vs. Placentia Lions #2
5:15pm Clarenville Caribous #1 vs. Southern Shore Crush
6:30pm Carbonear vs. Butlerville

Field #2
8:30am Bay Roberts Rovers Girls vs. Southern Shore Crush Girls
9:45am Clarenville Caribous #1 vs. Outer Cove
11:00am Southern Shore Crush vs. Cape St. Francis
12:15pm Butlerville vs. Whiteway Shagrockers #1
1:30pm Bay Roberts Rovers Girls vs. Clarenville Caribous Girls
2:45pm Goulds vs. Cape St. Francis
4:00pm Outer Cove Girls vs. Southern Shore Crush Girls
5:15pm Clarenville Caribous #2 vs. Whiteway Shagrockers #2
6:30pm Clarenville Caribous Girls vs. Outer Cove Girls

Day 2 Schedule: Sunday, July 07, 2019

Field #1
8:30am Carbonear vs. Placentia Lions #1
9:45am Bay Roberts Rovers vs. Southern Shore Crush
11:00am Clarenville Caribous #1 vs. Whiteway Shagrockers #1
12:15pm CBC vs. Clarenville Caribous #2
1:30pm Cape St. Francis vs. Placentia Lions #2
2:45pm Whiteway Shagrockers #2 vs. Outer Cove
4:00pm Bay Roberts Rovers vs. Clarenville Caribous #1
5:15pm Whiteway Shagrockers #1 vs. Outer Cove
6:30pm Carbonear vs. CBC

Field #2
8:30am Southern Shore Crush Girls vs. Outer Cove Girls
9:45am Goulds vs. Whiteway Shagrockers #2
11:00am Bay Roberts Rovers Girls vs. Outer Cove Girls
12:15pm Goulds vs. Placentia Lions #1
1:30pm Clarenville Caribous Girls vs. Southern Shore Crush Girls
2:45pm Southern Shore Crush vs. Butlerville
4:00pm Cape St. Francis vs. Clarenville Caribous #2
5:15pm Bay Roberts Rovers Girls vs. Clarenville Caribous Girls
6:30pm Placentia Lions #2 vs. Butlerville

Atlantic Girls Choir


Atlantic Girls Choir will be performing at St. Patrick’s Church at 7:30 p.m.

For more info contact organizer, Anne Whelen 709-589-6224

Saturday, July 13th! Lots happening in Carbonear!

Saturday, July 13th! Lots happening in Carbonear!

Ocean Quest Adventures will be in Carbonear offering kayak tours starting at 10 a.m. – The “Carbonear Shed Party Kayak!”

Check out this link for all the info and to book your kayak tour:…/carbonear-shed-party…

Don’t forget to pick up your tickets for “Da Shed Party” happening that evening in Paddy’s Garden. Carbonear Special Events Committee have a great line-up with The Navigators and opening act The Aldermen!