Fortune is a town rich in history and opportunity. Visit our community to learn about our unique culture, explore our scenic coastline, and experience the excitement of our thriving ocean fishery industry. We offer a variety of recreational activities, shops, and restaurants to suit all interests.
Fortune is also the nearest Canadian port for travelling to the French islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon. Come visit us today!
Fortune is a community that takes pride in our volunteers & local projects that inspires growth and welcomes change. We have recently completed projects that have improved our infrastructure and created new opportunities for our residents.
Our town is proud of our community spirit and works together to provide a better future for our citizens and guests. As we continue in our efforts, we welcome you to be a part of the town's vision.
ST. PIERRE & MIQUELON
The Town of Fortune is proud to have strong relationship with our European neighbours, St. Pierre & Miquelon. Our joint history is steeped in industry, tourism, great friendship, family and community support. We are the nearest Canadian port to the French Islands and host the St. Pierre & Miquelon Ferry Terminal. Learn more about our partners and how we work together to assist in your visit to Fortune and the French islands of St. Pierre & Miquelon!
Fortune is a community located near the southeastern boundary of Fortune Bay. The name of our town is believed to have originated from the Portuguese word 'fortuna' meaning 'harbour of good fortune.' Our main industry is the ocean fishery and we are the nearest Canadian port to St. Pierre and Miquelon. We are a community of hardworking and resilient people who take pride in our town and its unique culture. Visit us and discover all that Fortune has to offer.