Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

January 25, 2012 09:52 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Ashfield Kicks Off Canadian Coast Guard's Golden Jubilee

DARTMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2012) - The Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans will kickoff the Canadian Coast Guard's 50th anniversary celebrations.

The Minister will conduct a command brief with the Coast Guard Commissioner and Assistant Commissioners across the country.

Media will be provided with video and photo resources that show the many ways that the Coast Guard serves Canadians every day.

Date: January 26, 2012
Time: 10:30 a.m.(local time)
Location: Canadian Coast Guard Dartmouth base
27 Parker Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Contact Information

  • Communications Branch
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Maritimes Region
    (902) 426-3550

    Barbara Mottram
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable Keith Ashfield
    Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    (613) 992-3474