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Welcome to Point Rosie ...

Point Rosie is located on the south coast of Newfoundland (on the Cabot Strait, on the Burin Peninsula at Fortune Bay).

A typical abbreviation for Point Rosie: Pt. Rosie

Time Zone: Point Rosie lies in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).

Point Rosie is within the boundaries of the (709) area code.

Communities near Point Rosie ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Point Rosie and not the distance if driven.<1>.

Community   2006<2>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belleoram   [Map]   421   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Garnish   [Map]   578   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Marystown   [Map]   5,436   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Parkers Cove   [Map]   308   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Red Harbour   [Map]   210   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rencontre East   [Map]   165   N   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Point Rosie.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Point Rosie. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Point Rosie:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Point Rosie ...

Looking for more information about Point Rosie? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Point Rosie? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Point Rosie, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Point Rosie.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Point Rosie. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: www.gov.nl.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Point Rosie. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Point Rosie) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Point Rosie. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3833, Longitude: -55.2833     [Map].

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<2>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Point Rosie were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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