Hamilton Harbour is shared by many recreational vessels as well as over 600 commercial vessels each year. To help all users stay safe on the water, Hamilton Port Authority and Royal Hamilton Yacht Club hosted an information session for the boating community.

The session covered a number of important topics from racing and commercial traffic to the Burlington Canal Lift Bridge, and featured presentations by the Hamilton Police Services Marine Unit, Halton Regional Police Services Marine Unit, and the Hamilton Beach Rescue Unit.

In case you missed it, here are a few safety tips to help you stay safe on the water: