Contact Us

Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre and Manuels River Trail System (Linear Park) (together, along with our programs, known as “The Manuels River experience“) are governed by the Manuels River Natural Heritage Society Inc.  We are a non-profit organization and a registered charity, whose mission is to educate the public and preserve the natural environment of Manuels River.

Call (709) 834-2099, extension 206 to speak with a front desk staff person

Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre
7 Conception Bay Highway
Conception Bay South (CBS), NL (Province of Newfoundland and Labrador), Canada, A1W 3A2


Educational & Interpretive Programs

K to 12 school programs, Public programming (interpretive events, group hikes & exhibit tours, group evening programs, Guide/Scout programs, youth programs, geocaching, Babies@Manuels, Young Scientist, Family Fun Days,  Spring & Summer Science Camps, etc.) / (709) 834-2099 extension 204



Conferences, Meetings, Concerts, Weddings, Dinners, Engagement Parties, Showers, Arts & Culture Days, Facility Rentals, Room Rentals, etc.

Sarah Au, Events Manager / (709) 834-2099 extension 205


Gift Shop

Alicia Legge, Admissions and Gift Shop Manager / (709) 834-2099 extension 206



Michael Mooney, Executive Director / (709) 834-2099 extension 201

Jillian Whittle, Executive Assistant / (709) 834-2099 extension 201




Bobber Day 2015 staff photo


Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering as part of our seasonal events (usually Halloween, the holidays, and our Easter Egg Hunt) please complete a Volunteer Application (available as Word doc or pdf) and send to

Volunteer Opportunity – Knitter!

Are you crafty? Use your skills to help us out at Manuels River! We’re hoping to sell cute trilobite fossil hats in our shop but we need volunteer knitters first. We’re a non-profit and a registered charity, so you can feel good knowing that your time is going towards supporting our wonderful family and adult programs.  Patterns and all yarn provided, plus small prizes along the way! Patterns will soon be posted here. Contact for more info.


Education & Interpretation

We sometimes host full-time paid internships – these may be available through the CCNL and/or the YMCA.

We occasionally hire Part Time Science Interpreters. For all Education and Interpretation positions, please email a resume and cover letter to



For part-time Events department (wedding/conference staff and bartender) positions, please email a resume and cover letter to