Special Announcements

  • The Winterland Town Office accepts Mastercard, Visa & Debit payments.  Effective February 6, 2017, the office hours ... (more)
  • The Winterland Trail Association 2016 Trail Passes are available to all ATV users in Winterland.  Trail passes are $30 ... (more)
  • A NOTICE TO ALL WINTERLAND RESIDENTS AND CABIN OWNERS: A reminder from the Deaprtment of Environment and Conservation: A ... (more)
  • The Town has adopted the Animal Control Ticketing Policy. Any animal caught roaming or being a nuisance to the community ... (more)
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Statistics:

  1.  Winterland (named by the surveyor of the land on which it is located – Mr. Thomas Winter) was one of eight settlements commissioned in 1939 to get people away from fishing and into farming because there was high unemployment at the time. 
  2. The town of Winterland is located on the south coast of Newfoundland (on the Burin Peninsula).
  3. Winterland lies in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).
  4. At the time of the 2011 StatCan Census, Winterland had a population of 374 people.
  5. With 374 people, Winterland represented 0.07% of the total population of Newfoundland and Labrador, making it the province's 198th most populous community.