2017 Awards and Gala Dinner 

May 5, 2017

5:45-10:30 p.m.

Join us aboard the Captain Matthew Flinders for a cruise around Toronto Harbour as we honour winners in these categories:

  • Lifetime Achievement
  • Hospital Integration
  • Elsie Cressman (community projects)
  • Excellence in Midwifery Research
  • Media
  • Midwifery Education Program Preceptor Award

Featured speaker:

Claire Dion Fletcher, Indigenous Toronto midwife and recent winner of Iewirokwas Cape Award for Midwifery Heroes.

Registration fees:

  • Regular registration (after March 31): $110

 Getting there


All Mariposa vessels are docked at 207 Queens Quay West (at the foot of York).

Click here for a map of specific dock locations.

Public Transit:
By TTC (Public Transit): By TTC – Board any Harbourfront Streetcar directly from Union Station and exit at York St. (second stop). Walking: We are a short walk south from Union Station, either through the PATH or along York St South.


East Bound (arriving from the west): From Lakeshore Blvd, turn right on Simcoe Street. Park either in Standard Parking (entrance on your left) or enter the Harbourfront Parking Lot straight through the Queens Quay traffic lights.
  • Standard Parking, 200 Queens Quay: Daily rates vary.

West Bound: (arriving from the east): From Lakeshore Blvd, turn left (south) on to Bay or Yonge St. At Queens Quay, turn right (west) onto Queens Quay.

  • Standard Parking, 200 Queens Quay: The entrance is accessible from the right lane, at the first traffic lights after York Street. Daily rates vary.
  • Harbourfront Parking, Turn left (south) at Simcoe Street and enter the underground lot.
From Downtown: Southbound on Simcoe, parking is available on left on Simcoe or south side of Queens Quay.