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NEWS BLOG
It all starts today - the VICTORIA FLOATING BOAT SHOW in the inner harbour (which certainly beats the other, non-floating... aka sinking... boat show!)We're down on the Aquila 44 and the Hanse 47 - so we've got monohulls, multihulls and power and... READ MORE >>
More than we asked for!  A band of merry mentorors and mentorees set off yesterday afternoon for a sail to polish those skills and blow off a few cobwebs. Conditions were near perfect... starting off in windier conditions that moderated, there... READ MORE >>
What a SPECTACULAR EASTER event!  We had 11 boats - power, sail, monohull and multihull - all cruising the glorious Gulf Islands together.  The rain gods stayed away for almost the entire trip, with the exception of the bonfire.  We did get the... READ MORE >>
There are already 6 boats planning to do the EASTER FLOTILLA.  The detailed plan is now avaialble, get it today on our EASTER page. READ MORE >>
BOATING TIPS AND TRICKS
Most  folks have heard of our world famous Butchart Gardens. Many don't know it is located only a leisurely afternoon sail from our base in Port Sidney!  Sail around the Saanich Peninsula, past some of the most beautiful scenery you might ever... READ MORE >>
1992 VICTORIA-MAUI : 4 BOATS LOSE THEIR RUDDERS US Coast Guard Cutter tows the Swan yacht “Rocket J Squirrel” from the middle of the Pacific back through the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. The cutter proudly carried the yacht’s ‘war... READ MORE >>
GREAT VIDEO ~ need to dock better? ~ give us a ring! READ MORE >>
~ as SHAKESPEARE would have phrased it ~ to OWN or NOT TO OWN, that IS the question ~let's face it, nobody woke up in this morning & said:~ "gee honey, last night, I dreamt of renting a boat" ~there is a dream that circles around OWNING the... READ MORE >>

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VANCOUVER
10.0C, North Winds - 6.4 km/h
Clear
POWELL RIVER
11.0C, WNW Winds - 8.0 km/h
Clear
SIDNEY
8.0C, West Winds - 11.3 km/h
Clear

UPCOMING EVENTS
may LONGER weekend flotilla
Wednesday, May. 18, 2016

LONG weekends are supposed to be LONGER ~ so ours is 5 days - what a long...

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