Mattagami First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Recreation Department

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
  • Recreation Department is led by a volunteer committee of community members 
  • Mattagami First Nations Walleye Tournament contacts are: Cyndy McKay at 705-894-2072 or Joanne Naveau at 705-894-9984 
  • Mattagami First Nation Pow Wow Coordinator is Dayna McKenzie at 1-888-269-7729
Description (Service) Responsible for planning, developing and implementing all social, recreational and special events for members of the community 
Coordinates and supervises a variety of programs including: 
  • Sports events  
  • Game nights  
  • Group fitness classes  
  • Youth workshops on topics of interest
Assists with the coordination of annual events for the community including: 
  • Mattagami First Nation Traditional Pow Wow 
  • Mattagami First Nations Walleye Tournament, which is part of the Northern Ontario Walleye Trail (NOWT) series
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Mattagami First Nation
  • Members of Mattagami First Nation 
  • Walleye Tournament and Pow Wow open to everyone wishing to participate
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-894-2072
Toll Free Phone 1-888-269-7729
Fax 705-894-2887
Primary Contact Dorothy Naveau, Band Office Reception
Site Location Community is 5 km off Hwy 144 approx 20 km NE of Gogama, 70 km S of Timmins
Located In Community Mattagami First Nation
Address 75 Helen St
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
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Mailing Address c/o Recreation Department 
PO Box 99 
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)