Liverpool Bay is an ice-free port, with close proximity to the open ocean and a fully functional industrial dock is available at Port Mersey Commercial Park.
The Brooklyn Marina provides boaters with a warm welcome, marina slips, water and power hookups, showers, wireless internet and the famous Marina Canteena.
There are several Harbour Authorities in the area:
- Harbour Authority of Brooklyn
- Harbour Authority of East Port L'Hebert
- Harbour Authority of Hunts Point
- Harbour Authority of Moose Harbour
- Harbour Authority of Port Mouton
Port facilities in Halifax and Yarmouth are only 90 minutes away, while Digby's port facilit is two hours away.
The Port of Halifax, also an ice-free port, enjoys minimal tides and no currents. It is the only port on the east coast that can handle fully laden post-Panamax container ships with a high labour productivity of 25 lifts per hour on average. Halifax is one day closer to southeast Asia than any other North American east coast container port.