Contacts and Links

Friends of Petrie Island Information (naturalists, hiking trails)

For inquiries related to the Friends of Petrie Island, tent rental, picnic area bookings, and tours, email us at inquiries@petrieisland.org.

The Friends of Petrie Island operate an interpretive center, special events tent and maintain the trail system.  We do NOT operate the beach or the parking lots.  We do NOT know about public events on the beach. See the box below for City of Ottawa contacts.

You can also find out more information online here:

Like us on Friends of Petrie Island Facebook

Post photos on our Facebook Group

Friends of Petrie Island Twitter- @PetrieIsland

NEW- Friends of Petrie Instagram- dailyPetrie

Friends of Petrie Island Executive

EXECUTIVE Role E-mail
Allen Tweddle Director, President hatweddle@rogers.com
Paul LeFort Director, Vice-president/Secretary
Steve Rollwage Director, Treasurer tortuga@rollmex.net
David Villeneuve Webmaster webmaster2014@petrieisland.org
Sherry Nigro Director, Engagement/ Communications sherryann.nigro@gmail.com
WIlliam Fauteux At large
Gil LeBlanc At Large
Mike Lussier At Large
Sarah Kennedy At Large
Nathalie Montpetit Memberships
Staff Role E-mail
 Coordinator of Staff, Volunteers, and Memberships  inquiries@petrieisland.org
Children’s Program Manager inquiries@petrieisland.org
Park Monitor

Park Monitor

Park Monitor

inquiries@petrieisland.org

For further information on joining the Friends of Petrie Island, please contact chairman Al Tweddle at 824-1188 or come see us at work any Wednesday morning in season.

This site is maintained by D. Villeneuve. S. Nigro and P. Le Fort.   If you have any comments or suggestions, please e-mail me . We would appreciate receiving any documents pertaining to Petrie Island, or suggestions for links.

Map of Petrie Island

City of Ottawa Information (beach, parking, events)

The City of Ottawa operates the beach and parking, and handles group reservations.

FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THE SWIMMING BEACH, PARKING, GROUP USE, OR OTHER PUBLIC USE ISSUES, PLEASE CALL THE CITY OF OTTAWA:

3-1-1    or    (613) 580-2400

TOLLFREE 1-866-261-9799.

FOR PICNIC AREA 4 RESERVATIONS, THE NUMBER TO CALL IS (613) 580-2595

For events on the beach (e.g. Canada Day, Carivibe, volleyball), contact the City of Ottawa at the numbers above.

Book your event at the beach. Contact City Wide Allocations at 613-580-2595 or e-mail sports@ottawa.ca.

For swimming conditions, see our water quality page.

Links to Other Sites