Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove is a picturesque town of approximately 950 people located on the eastern shore of the Avalon Peninsula in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It is nestled deep in the heart of Motion Bay, just south (approximately 15 minutes away) of St. John's. The town is approximately 200 years old and is the site of the first hydroelectric generating station (Petty Harbour Generating Station) in Newfoundland and Labrador.

BOIL ADVISORY has been lifted

 Water has been restored  to Petty Harbour and Maddox Cove. 

Thanks for your patience!

The Town of Petty Harbour/Maddox Cove would like to wish each

and every resident a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful New


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PHMC Quick Fact

Carmel Stack of Petty Harbour was the first woman pilot to complete a cross country solo flight in 1947. Miss Stack received her pilots licence on December 11, 1947, making her only the second female in Newfoundland to have her pilots licence.