The Goose of Wawa

Greeting Cards & Postcards

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$2.60
George Cousins

North Saanich,British Columbia, Canada

Sizing Information

Small Greeting Card Large Greeting Card Postcard
4" x 6" 5" x 7.5" 4" x 6"

Features

  • 300gsm card with a satin finish
  • Supplied with envelopes
  • Optional cellophane sleeves, ideal for reselling
  • Discount of 30% on every order of 8+ cards

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Artist's Description

It’s hard to miss this fellow as you travel along the Trans Canada Highway in Northern Ontario, Canada.The community of Wawa is in the township of Michipicoten. As you turn off the highway into town, you’re greeted by this 28 foot (9 m) steel statue of the Wawa Goose. There’s goose statues all over town, and I had to find out why. Turns out that the name Wawa comes from the Ojibwe word wewe, which means wild goose, so the symbolism is fitting. The area is great for a vacation, surrounded by forests, lakes, rivers and everything that would delight any nature lover.It’s just north of Lake Superior Provincial Park, where you can start to see the wonders of this inland sea.
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