2019 is the 10th Anniversary of the Blue Flag Award at Bayfield Main Beach!


We are happy to announce that we have been awarded with Blue Flag status for the 10th year in a row! This is an incredible honour for Bluewater. The Blue Flag is awarded to beaches meeting environmental, water quality, safety, and services criteria. 

Education Activities for 2019:

Fun at the Library - Lake Water Quality Children's Program. Partner with Friends of the Bayfield Library. Held June 29th. See the article here:


Beach Clean Up - Annual beach clean up will be in September.

Rain Garden/Soakaway Grant - $500 for installation of a rain garden or soakaway! Contact us for details and information on how to design and construct.

Promote Beach Clean Organizations - log your clean up at  https://www.shorelinecleanup.ca/!  Share your work with  the rest of Canada.   Clean the beach at every visit - see https://beachclean.net

Lake Levels Information - to be posted to the Bayfield Breeze.

See current water quality testing results here:  https://www.huronhealthunit.ca/health-topics/beach-water-quality/


The Bluewater Beach Management Committee delivers the Blue Flag Program. Representatives include the Municipality, Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority, Huron County Health Unit and Pioneer Park Association.

Bluff Conservation - Bluff stability on Lake Huron is largely due to vegetation that is established. Native vegetation is encouraged.