Harbour West Marina Photo Contest

Harbour West Marina is hosting a photo contest, and we want to see some of your favorite moments from the 2020 boating season! HOW TO ENTER: Upload your favorite photo of the 2020 season to Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag #HarbourWestMarina OR Send your photo to epaivalainen@hopaports.ca Enter before August 24 to win a Grandad’s gift card! Selected winners …

Cruise into Canada Day at Harbour West Marina

Summer is officially here! To celebrate, we’d like to invite you to a casual, distanced pre-Canada Day event at Harbour West Marina on Tuesday, June 30, from 5:30 to 8:00pm. Although we cannot serve barbecue or congregate under the pavilion right now, that doesn’t mean that we can’t offer up other perks for our customers! We will be hosting a …

Shutdown Extended Until May 12

Dear Boaters, As you know, we have had to make some difficult decisions about limiting our operations over the past few weeks in order to flatten the curve. Though we’d hoped to get the all-clear after Easter, the Ontario government has extended the shut down of all recreational and non-essential businesses until May 12. (Feel free to read the full …

Construction Update

Dear Boaters, I hope all is well with you and your family at this time. In case you didn’t get a chance to read our last update, you can find it HERE. If you did, you’ll know that we will be closed (office and storage) until April 20, and that we also wanted to provide an update on the ongoing …

COVID-19 Update from Harbour West Marina

Dear Boaters, Like many Canadian businesses, the Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) has been taking every precautionary measure recommended by the World Health Organization, and the Public Health Agency of Canada to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and we will continue to do so over the next few weeks, and into the foreseeable future. Following the advice of local municipal, provincial …

Seasonal Employment Opportunity

RECREATIONAL MARINA LAUNCH CREW The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority is seeking team oriented seasonal employees to assist the Harbour West Marina with the recreational boat launch activities. Reporting to the Marina Manager, the position will commence on April 6th, 2020 and run for approximately 6-8 weeks. Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 8am – 4pm with potential for overtime. DUTIES …

Toronto International Boat Show

Stop by and visit us at the Toronto International Boat Show! January 17- 26 Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place We,re at booth 1746! www.torontoboatshow.com

Collective Arts Festival

50+ brewers. Live music. Live art. That’s a recipe for a good time. This year’s annual festival is happening June 6, 2020 at the Collective Arts Brewery in Hamilton, a short walk from Harbour West Marina. The festival features live music, art demonstrations, screen printing, food trucks, and of course more than 50 brewers from around the world. Each brewery …

Plan Your Next Visit to Hamilton’s Waterfront

There is no shortage of activities on Hamilton’s waterfront. From roller skating, to historic ships and Harbour cruises, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Check out Tourism Hamilton’s Family Friendly Guide to Hamilton’s Waterfront to plan your next visit! Family-Friendly Guide to Hamilton’s Waterfront

Explore Hamilton’s Food Scene

Hamilton is becoming more well known for its food scene, with no shortage of unique and delicious restaurants. Hamilton’s waterfront is just minutes from the city’s downtown core, providing easy access to many of these great locations! Check out A Food Tour of Hamilton, by Chelsea Burnside where you will find some of the best places to eat in Hamilton. …