Port Navas

Whether you are a resident or visitor, we hope you’ll use this site to keep up to date with what’s going on in and around Port Navas.

If you have any photos to contribute, or ideas for other items that could be included on our website, please send us an email.  Many of the pictures on our site can be enlarged just by clicking on them.  If you want to re-publish any photos please email us.

The Port Navas Village Hall has a full programme of talks, courses and exhibitions. Please come along and support our events. The hall is here for the benefit of the village and we hope the programme is to your liking.  All comments and suggestions would be most welcome.

You can book the hall for private and group events. There is a modest charge.  Email Mel Chambers or call on 07768 1938488.

Peggy Sheppard has published a second edition of The Story of Port Navas first published in 1994. This edition significantly expands on its predecessor and should be required reading for anyone interested in Port Navas and the surrounding area.

For those who can’t pop into the Village Hall for a copy, it’s available here: amazon.co.uk/dp/0993565409

Recent news

Regatta Report and Results

The sun shone on Port Navas this year, bringing in a record attendance for its annual Regatta.  There was much fun and laughter from the watchers on the quay as the intrepid ventured to do battle on the water. “This was a really successful event, “ said Richard Tiptaft the Chair of the Regatta Committee, “made possible by the hard work and dedication of the local community.”


Village Hall benches

Tim Rendle has kindly restored the Village Hall benches which are dedicated to the Rendle family and Peter Prall.

Port Navas Regatta – August 5th

Another successful Regatta, but no photos! If you took any we’d love to show them here. Email: jeff@portnavas.net

Thanks Aline for this photo of Jim and Austral Boote with their booty from the Tombola.

Three more photos from Dilys…

Quay Noticeboard

Following the Duchy of Cornwall’s grant of a License for Access, an information board has been placed on Lower Quay. The intention is to give visitors a flavour of the history of the Quay covering the 152 years since its completion.

Click here to view the board…

Port Navas Quay

The Duchy of Cornwall has granted the Port Navas Village Hall Management Committee a Licence for Access to Port Navas Quay. The intention is that the Quay be available for use by members of the general public for quiet recreation defined as access on foot without vehicles:

  • For the purposes of exercise and the general appreciation of the amenity of the area
  • For recreational crabbing by line

The agreement further permits the use of the Quay for the annual Port Navas Regatta and such other events as may be approved by the Duchy.

Save the Children Trek

Very sad to report cancellation of the Save the Children Trek (apart from Sheila, Carol and Lin who refused to be beaten by the weather). But a splendid tea was enjoyed by all – squeezed into the Port Navas Village Hall but none the worse for that.
More photos…

Bluebells and Cream Teas at Calamansac

The sun shone and a group of walkers, led by Tiffa, wandered freely through Calamansac woods enjoying the breath-taking display of bluebells. Tea and scones were waiting for us at the house, prepared and served by Margaret, Mary and Lucie. One visitor remarked, as he sat down on the bench outside, “This is the most stunning location I have ever eaten a scone”. Thank you to the Green family.  More photos…

Peggy 101

April 1st 2017 – Peggy’s birthday celebration in the Yacht club today.

More photos….


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