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 The location of Fair Island 

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Welcome to Fair Island ...

Fair Island is located on the east coast of Newfoundland (at Bonavista Bay).

A typical abbreviation for Fair Island: Fair Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Time Zone: Fair Island lies in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).

The area code for Fair Island: (709)

Communities near Fair Island ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Fair Island and not the distance if driven.<1>.

Community   2006<2>
Population
DirectionDistance
Centreville Wareham - Trinity   [Map]     1,122   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dover   [Map]     688   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Greenspond   [Map]     365   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hare Bay   [Map]     1,020   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Indian Bay   [Map]     196   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Harbour - Historic   [Map]     ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Fair Island.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Fair Island. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

Other Roadside Stops ...

About Newfoundland and Labrador

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Newfoundland and Labrador

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fair Island. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.


The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Fair Island:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins at Fair Island. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fair Island) to Point B.

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<2>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Fair Island were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Fair Island.



 
 
 

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