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We hope you enjoyed the Celtic Colours International Festival ~ Plan your visit to Cape Breton Island from October 10th - 18th, 2014 for another great Celtic experience!  - Tickets go on sale in July 2014 ~ Fly direct between Sydney and Toronto with WestJet and Air Canada.

Caoe Breton Island Magical

For Flight Tracking, Environment Canada, Travel Document Requirements, Canada Border Services, History of JA Douglas McCurdy & The Silver Dart - Click on "Travel & Aviation Information" on the Home Page 

Lobsters: To arrange purchase of lobsters for shipping on air lines please contact:
Pittman's Lobsters 902-849-1815
Ballast Ground Fisheries Ltd. 902-794-4083
Bonnar's Meats 902-794-3963

Town Crier - Allie MacInnis - 902-270-6709 Email: 
Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Family Reunions, Grand Openings, Cruise Ships, Parades, Opening Ceremonies

Private Transportation Around Cape Breton Island - Contact the Sydney Airport for Information - 902-564-7720

Aircraft Maintenance - Alec Tomchak
Control Surfaces, Skins
References Available Upon Request

Things to Do, Places to Go...

  • The World's Largest Fiddle made of solid steel and weighing ten tonnes. Its height reaches an amazing 16.5 meters and actually plays fiddle music. Located at the Sydney Marine Terminal, the World's Largest Fiddle is an excellent photo backdrop.
  • The Cabot Trail named for John Cabot, loops around the Cape Breton Highlands and offers awe-inspiring scenic views of the Atlantic Ocean.
  • The Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Park located just outside of Sydney in Louisbourg. Visitors travel back in time to experience what life was like in the 1700's.



Get ready for a celebration three centuries in the making! Join us in 2013 for Louisbourg300, a grand fête marking the 300th anniversary of the founding of Ile Royale – modern day Cape Breton Island – with Louisbourg 
 as its capital. For events and activities, visit

Fortress of Louisbourg

ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL MUSEUM - BADDECK - A unique exhibit complex where models, replicas, photo displays, artifacts and films describe the fascinating life and work of Alexander Graham Bell. Special events such as Harvest Home complement the program of activities offered on this site, which is situated on 10 hectares of land overlooking Baddeck Bay on the Bras d'Or Lakes.

Sign up for the "White Glove Tour" when you're visiting the museum. Choose from the "Aviation Tour", "Workshop Tour" or the "Parlour Tour".

"Aviation Day "at the Alexander Graham Bell Museum ~ The Third Sunday in August Every Year

Alexander Graham Bell Museum, Baddeck, Cape Breton

Cabot Links Listed in Golf Magazine's List of the 100 Best Golf Courses in the World - Ranked #82.... this makes it the Highest Rated Golf Course in Canada!

Golf Cape Breton - 1-866-404-3224 or click here for

The Old Sydney Society - Ghosts & Legens Walk of Historic Sydney - Come walk with the spirits of North End Sydney every Tuesday & Wednesday in July & August at 7pm; Reservations Required 902-539-1572; Daytime Tours St. Patrick's Church, Cosset House, St. George's Church etc.;  Visit

Golf Courses and Resorts


Taxi Service - City Wide Taxi 902-564-5431 or 902-564-5432


Bannockburn Discovery Tours ~ Reservations: 902-295-3310 or Toll Free: 1-888-577-4747 ~ ~ Tour the island in comfort and style with experienced drivers. Bannockburn Discovery Tours will show you the sights that have made Cape Breton famous, tell you the stories that go with them, then take you down the backroads tot he hidden gems and secret hideaways that make our home unique. Every corner is as spectacular and memorable as the last!

Fiddlin Whale Tours ~ ~ Pleasant Bay, Cabot Trail, Cape Breton ~ Hourly departures from June to October ~ 1-866-688-2424

Shuttle Serice - Sydney/Glace Bay/North Sydney/ Cape Breton to Halifax
MacLeod's Shuttle Service (902)-539-2700
Scotia Shuttle 1-800-898-5883
Starline Shuttle (902)-849-4490
Bennan's Shuttle Service (902)-737-1265 or 1-877-847-7267
Island Shuttle (902)-842-0441
Cape Shuttle Service (902)-539-8585
East Coast Shuttle (902)-794-1512
Ez Go Shuttle Services (902)-794-7261 or 1-800-499-3940
Atlantic B&N Shuttle (902)-562-9893 or 1-800-330-4223

Cabana Charters & Tours Limited 902-444-3350 or 1-888-902-8111
Carabin's & Transoverland Ltd. Motor Coach Service 902-849-4253 Toll Free: 1-866-562-2877

Restaurants and Club/Bars



          Sydney and Area Chamber of Commerce - Bringing Business Together                         

                                                    Cape Breton Partnership                                                   


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