Boat Launch at Fisherman’s Pier Now Open

Great news for local fishermen and boating enthusiasts! The parking lot and boat launch at Fisherman’s Pier are now open to the public and free to use. The gate and entryway off of Eastport Dr. will be open seven days a week, from 5am to 9pm. Though our dear friend, Russ, who operated the bait…Read More→

BBC Alberta kicks off Shipping Season at the Port of Oshawa

April 4, 2022 Oshawa, ON – The BBC Alberta arrived in Oshawa this weekend, coming all the way from Charleston, SC with a load of general cargo, and officially kicking off shipping season at the Port of Oshawa. Captain Roman Gerashchenko was thrilled to receive the Top Hat from HOPA’s Harbour Master Vicki Gruber; after…Read More→

Hamilton Port Walk-In Vaccine Clinic

On Feb 10 HOPA Ports will be hosting another vaccine clinic at 210 Hillyard and accepting walk ins from 10 am to 4 pm. The clinic will be open to different age groups at different times throughout the day, please read the full schedule below: When: Thursday February 10, 2022 Where: 210 Hillyard Street, Hamilton…Read More→

Another strong year at HOPA Ports

Recovery, Resilience and New Initiatives HAMILTON, ON – HOPA Ports saw a total of 11.2 million mt of cargo through Hamilton and Oshawa’s ports during the 2021 shipping season, up 9 per cent from the same time period the previous year. A total of 678 vessels visited its two ports during the 2021 season, 600…Read More→

Agreement reached to transfer ownership of Historic Hamilton Lighthouse and Cottage

For Immediate Release January 28, 2022                     Hamilton, Ontario – On behalf of the Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC), and the Honourable Karina Gould, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development joined Ian Hamilton, President &…Read More→