The Province of Nova Scotia is located on Canada's East Coast and covers an area of 55,500 sq. km. Bridgewater, Lunenburg County is the largest centre on Nova Scotia’s South Shore with a land area of 13.35 square km.
Situated on the LaHave River, Bridgewater is 15 miles from the Atlantic Ocean and strategically located only 1 hour (100 km) south west of Nova Scotia's capital city, Halifax and only 1-1/2 hours from the Halifax International Airport. The international ferries in Yarmouth are approximately 2 1/2 hours from Bridgewater.