Overview

Centre Wellington (Includes Fergus and Elora)
The Township of Centre Wellington is the largest municipality in Wellington County and one of the fastest growing communities in Ontario with about 26,000 residents. Centre Wellington was formed through the amalgamation of the Town of Fergus, Village of Elora, and parts of Nichol, Pilkington, West Garafraxa and Eramosa Townships. It has a vibrant mix of industrial, commercial and residential sectors.

Driving proximity to surrounding major urban centers,
20 minutes from Guelph
30 minutes from Kitchener
1 hour from Stratford
1.5 hours from Hamilton
1.5 hours from Toronto
2 hours from London
2 hours from Collingwood

Throughout Centre Wellington are natural limestone buildings, park areas, unique shops, antique venues, and excellent restaurants. Centre Wellington is host to many world-class events and festivals. Culture abounds in Centre Wellington with the many live theatre, musical performances and art exhibits!

These unique features are complimented by Centre Wellington’s proximity to the cosmopolitan sophistication of the University cities of Guelph, Kitchener, Hamilton and Toronto (all 20-60 minutes away). Diversified cultural and recreational activities, as well as realistic housing contribute to Centre Wellington’s inviting climate.

Winding through Centre Wellington are the Grand and Irvine Rivers creating incredible vistas with glacier carved gorges and waterfalls. The Elora Gorge is well-known natural attraction luring visitors, trout fishers and adventure enthusiasts throughout the year. The Grand River Conservation Authority has three magnificent parks in Centre Wellington, Belwood Lake, Elora Quarry and Elora Gorge Parks. Click on the following link to discover more: www.centrewellington.ca

VILLAGE OF ARTHUR
North of the intersection of Highways 6 and 9 and across the Conestoga River is the Village of Arthur. Designated as "Canada's Most Patriotic Village" this gateway to the Grand River Watershed is a great place to live, shop and play. Established businesses are expanding and new ones are coming into Arthur. Arthur has an excellent infrastructure and a vibrant dedicated workforce. A rural setting with many "big city" amenities! www.wellington-north.com