Boating safety day
This boating season, the HPA Harbour Master’s Office-Port Patrol teamed up with the HPS Marine Unit, Royal Hamilton Yacht Club, Brewers Marine and the Hamilton Beach Rescue Unit to collect and safely dispose of old boat flares. Boating Safety day was a blazing success, collecting 750 flares from area boaters. Thank you!
Old boat flares? Safely dispose of them on boating safety day – July 26
Boating safety and flare disposal day Presented by the Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit and HPA Harbour Masters Office-Port Patrol Wednesday, July 26 1pm-6pm Royal Hamilton Yacht Club 555 Bay St. N Download & share: July 26 Boating Safety Event Flyer
Operation Safe & Sober returns to Hamilton Harbour
Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Master’s Office/Port Patrol renew campaign to keep recreational boaters safe. Boating season is upon us, and the Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Master’s Office/Port Patrol are continuing to engage recreational boaters with an ongoing boating safety campaign. Now in its second year, ‘Operation Safe & Sober’ focuses…Read More→
Sharing Our Harbour – Safety Sessions
Hamilton Harbour is shared by many recreational boaters, as well as more than 600 commercial vessels each year. Our goal is to help all users stay safe on the water. This spring, Hamilton Port Authority and the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club hosted two information sessions for the local boating community. Close to 200 people attended…Read More→
Sharing Our Harbour Info Session #2 – March 22
Hamilton’s Harbour is shared by recreational boaters and commercial vessels. The Royal Hamilton Yacht Club and the Hamilton Port Authority are hosting an information session for the Hamilton-Burlington boating community to help all harbour users stay safe on the water. The session will feature speakers on the following topics: Commercial Shipping and Port Overview:…Read More→
First year of ‘Operation Safe & Sober’ a success!
Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Masters Office/ Port Patrol pleased with the results of joint boating safety campaign. The Hamilton Police Service (HPS) Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) Harbour Masters Office/Port Patrol joined forces this boating season to help improve recreational boater safety in Hamilton Harbour and nearby…Read More→
Media Release: Get Ready for a Safe & Sober Summer Boating Season
Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Masters Office/ Port Patrol launch a new campaign to keep recreational boaters safe on Hamilton Harbour May 24, 2016 HAMILTON, ON – Summer sailing season is finally here, and the Hamilton Police Service Marine Unit (HPS) and Hamilton Port Authority Harbour Masters Office/Port Patrol (HPA)…Read More→