reunion details


OCTOBER 12 TO 14, 2018

The 2018 Reunion will be held at Garrison Petawawa with most activities centered at the Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess.  You are welcome to stop by to say hello at any time during the event.  Registration and a fee are required to attend the BBQ, Dinner and/or Brunch [see Registration form].

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Friday- 12 OctoberWarrant Officers and Sergeants Mess

 1400 – 21:00 Registration and Meet & Greet

 1600 – 18:00 -- BBQ

Saturday- 13 October - Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess

 0900 – Open for Registration

 1000 – Annual General Meeting

 1200 – Lunch [on your own] Normandy Court Mess Hall will be               available.

 1330 – 16:00 – Tour of Garrison [Museum, 3RCR lines]

      -- Guards Collection Memorandum of Understanding             ceremony with 3RCR [Museum]

 1730 – Social hour

 1800 – Dinner

 2000 – 2400 – Dance with live music

Sunday- 14 October

 1000 – 1200 – Brunch at Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess

 1100 – Canadian Guards Memorial Stone – Re-dedication Service


Registration is open for Association members and any former member of the Regiment of Canadian Guards and/or spouse, until September 21, 2018.  After that date other requests for guests may be accepted on a first come, first served basis if space available.


Pembroke/Petawawa Branch

   President:  Norman McBride – Phone: 613-735-2363 or email

  Vice-President:  Bucky Buchanan – Phone: 613-339-3998 or email

  Secretary/Treasurer:  Jean Campbell – Phone: 613-732-2482 or email

   Accommodations:  Junior Warrington – Phone: 613-687-4948 or email

   Association Sec/Tres: Al Johnston – Phone: 613-736-9670 or email



The following Hotels/Motels have been contacted and rooms have been set aside for The Canadian Guards Association until August 28, 2018.  When you contact them, please tell them you are attending the Canadian Guards Reunion.  

Best Western Pembroke Inn & Conference,  

1 International Drive, Pembroke. [at Hwy 17 & Hwy 41]

Telephone: 613-735-0131  Toll free:  1(800) 780-7234

Quality Inn & Suites Petawawa,  

3119 B Petawawa Blvd, [Civic Center Road], Petawawa.  

Telephone:  613-687-2855 Toll free: 1- 866-477-1130

Holiday Inn Express,  

8 International Drive, Pembroke. [at Hwy 17 & Hwy 41]

Telephone: 613-629-1990 Toll free: 1-877-660-8550

Clarion Hotel & Conference Centre,  

900 Pembroke St. E, Pembroke. [Near Pembroke Mall]

Telephone: 613-735-6868

Black Bear Campground, Garrison Petawawa.  

Contact: Mark Lawrence at 613-687-7268 or 613-687-5225

Garrison Accommodation, the availability of which will not be known until   September. Details will be posted on the net.

To Book Accommodations at Base Petawawa  (NEW info..Aug 12)


Provide the following information:

Dates Required

Reason for Visit


Credit Card # and expiration date

Military information

Tell them you are attending the Canadian Guards Reunion

Room type preferred

Type of Accommodation available

Suites: $44.00 per night.  Queen bed, Semi-private/private bathroom

       Suites: $55.00 per night. Double bed, private bathroom.

Cmre Maryse Williams, Accommodations Clerk

4th Canadian Division Support Base Petawawa 613-687-5511 ext 5153