Updated: 15 Apr 2021 11:44

Port Tour
The Port of Thunder Bay is a maritime community that has commercial, governance and recreational benefits to the people of 
Thunder Bay.

Ocean-going Vessel Report


Seafarers Guide to Thunder Bay
information for seafarers visiting the Port

The 2021 shipping season has opened. 
The first ocean-going ship, M/V Federal Cedar, arrived on April 4.

Transport Canada Ship Safety Bulletin No. 28/2020: Mobility of asymptomatic, presumed non-COVID-19-carrying seafarers in the marine sector during Covid-19 pandemic

The Mission to Seafarers Annual Meat Sale is here again. The meat is from European Meats, is of excellent quality and gluten free. 
Prices are posted on www.missiontoseafarers.ca/thunderbay. Orders must be placed by Monday, May 3 and will be delivered on 
Wednesday, May 12

Contact your MtS Congregation Rep or the Mission at (807) 344-8241 or flyingangel@tbaytel.net  
for further information. 
Please help support our ministry to the seafarers.

click on links for further information

Calendar of Events
Updated April 1, 2021

Annual General Meeting
1:00 pm Wednesday, April 21

Meat Sale
Orders taken after March 1, 
orders due May 3,
orders picked up May 12

Blessing of the Fleet
tentatively scheduled for 
June 26, 2021.

International Day of the Seafarer - June 25

Christmas Gift Bags
Thank you for your donations,
we delivered 285 Christmas Gift Bags to 15 ships in December.

For 2021, items need to be dropped off at the Seafarers' Centre by Monday, November 22

What We Do

Purpose/Services Offered

Photo Gallery
Updated: February 28, 2019


Updated: March 1, 2021

What You Can Do

How You Can Help
Financial Donations
  Christmas Gift Bags
  Volunteer  Opportunities

Crested Clothing

MTS Congregation Representative

Prayers and Worship Resources

To Learn More

Mission to Seafarers: Canada


Constitution and By-laws
Updated April 24, 2019



Lest We Forget
   Merchant Navy Plaque
    Battle of the Atlantic


Privacy Policy


Seafarersí Centre
Located at 
Keefer Intermodal, 100 Main St.,
 Thunder Bay

(807) 344-8241 Seafarers' Centre
(807) 626-2571 Canon Swayze's mobile

The Rev'd Canon Ed Swayze also is the pastor 
at St. Stephen the Martyr Anglican Church.

Office Hours
Regular office hours are suspended until further notice due to the Provincial orders.

Monday 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
 Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
 and by appointment.

Open for Seafarers
when ocean-going ships are in port
 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily
(except Sundays)  
The Centre can be opened at other times with a minimum of 1 hour notice by contacting the Centre.

E-mail: flyingangel@tbaytel.net

The Mission to Seafarers: 
Port of Thunder Bay
Suite 450, 100 Main St.
Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 6R9

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with your comments and suggestions


Donor Recognition

The Mission to Seafarers gratefully acknowledges the financial support of these donors 

in 2020



in 2019



  • Shirley H. & Meredith O Nelson Fund
  • The Marine Club

Corporate Donor Appreciation