Services on Brier Island

Brier Island Services

During your visit to Brier Island, remember that services on the island are basic. But that doesn’t mean that you’ll be stranded on a barren wasteland!

Visitors will be happy to know that free Wi-Fi, laundry, dog sitting, and other necessities are available on Brier Island.

Listing of Services

R.E. Robicheau Ltd. General Store & Gas Bar

General Store on Brier IslandGroceries, deli, sandwiches, coffee, tourist info, hardware, fishing supplies, survival gear, and gas. Generally, anything you need (probably why they call it the “general store”).

 

 

223 Water St.
tel 1-902-839-2273
store@brierislandhostel.com
Brier Island General Store Website

Laundromat

Laundromat on Brier IslandAt the bottom of the apartment building across from the R.E. Robicheau General Store is a door marked “laundromat”. Inside are coin-operated washers and dryers for $1.50 each. The laundromat is open 24 hours a day.

 

Dog-Sitting Service

Brier Island Dog-Sitting ServiceText Bethany or Hillary Welch, or get in touch through Facebook to have them care for your furry friend while you whale watch. There’s a Facebook group, and a Facebook page – two names, same service.

 

29 Wellington St
tel 1-902-308-5692
Woodgate Dog-Sitting Service Facebook Group
Brier Island Dog Sitting Service Facebook Page

Westport Post Office

Westport Post Office on Brier Island291 Water St
tel 1-800-267-1177

 

 

Westport Public Library

Westport Public Library on Brier IslandInternet access is available in the Westport Public Library on public-use computers, free Wi-Fi if you have your own device. Code provided by the librarian.

 

17 Second St
tel. 1-902-839-2955
westport@nsy.library.ns.ca

Westport Church of Christ

Westport Church of Christ on Brier IslandFounded in 1859, this Church has services regularly on Sundays.

97 Second St

 

Westport United Baptist Church

Westport United Baptist Church on Brier IslandRecognized as one of Canada’s Historic Places, the church’s distinctive tall, white roof has been a landmark for mariners since it’s construction in 1850… but nowadays it’s closed.

50 Wellington St

 

Westport Fire Department

The fire department serves Brier Island for both fire and medical emergencies.

Second St (beside the library)

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