Brokenhead Ojibway Nation

Chief Deborah Smith

Brokenhead Ojibway Nation is an Anishinaabe First Nation located 64 kilometers northeast of Winnipeg. As of January 2018, the total registered population was 2,082 with 800 living on reserve. The main reserve of Brokenhead 4 is surrounded by the Rural Municipality of St. Clements and the Brokenhead River runs through the core area of the community. The community has year-round road access and a small lakeshore on Lake Winnipeg. The First Nation has three reserves: Birch Landing (272 ha), Na-Sha-Ke-Penais (3 ha) and the most populated site Brokenhead 4 (5412.8 ha).