The Capital Regional District (CRD) is the regional government for 13 municipalities and three electoral areas on southern Vancouver Island and the nearby Gulf Islands serving more than 383,000 citizens.
Gulf Island Water Taxi Welcome aboard…explore the neighbourhood! Regular passengers include cyclists, golfers, hikers, sight-seers and kayakers. In addition, over 100 school children are transported daily throughout the year. Charters available; three 40 passenger vessels and one 12 passenger vessel to choose from. All boats are coast guard inspected and fully licensed.
Mayne Island Chamber Mayne Island is a peaceful and active retreat offering memorable experiences year round. Engage in meaningful enjoyment while boating, hiking, biking, nature touring, shopping, dining, beach combing, and just “chillin.”
Driftwood Centre We have many great shops and services for all of your needs – the grocery store offers fresh meats, fish, produce, deli foods and more. The bakery cafe offers fresh baked goods, and breads and is open for lunch and breakfast. There is a well-stocked government liquor store, realty office, pharmacy, service station, post office, bank and an array of specialty shops. If it is a good book, fresh flowers, games for the kids or a frisbee for the disc golf course, you will find it here.
Gulfport Realty Our strength is we know the land we are selling. Each of us is a full-time resident of the island on which we work, and our local knowledge helps buyers make sound decisions, especially when it comes to island bylaws and water and septic concerns.
Moving Around Pender The Moving Around Pender Alternative Transportation Society is located on Pender Island, British Columbia, one of the smaller islands located between Vancouver Island and the mainland. As a small rural community with no public transit options, the group has come together to promote alternatives to the single passenger automobile such as bike routes, car sharing, community bus and multi-use path networks.
Salmonberry Inn Pender Island’s only 5 Star Oceanfront Luxury Destination offers beautiful, eco-friendly, self-contained suites and boasts natural BC wood and organic amenities. An exceptional inn of obvious distinction, Salmonberry Inn spoils you from the first moment of arrival.
Galiano Island Chamber Experience all the magic of British Columbia’s Wild West Coast on the Gulf Island closest to Vancouver. Ancient Forests, Rocky Heights, Sandstone & Pebble Beaches and Stunning Views are all waiting for you to explore on Galiano.
Pender Island Chamber Pender Island is a popular destination for cycling, fishing, hiking, boating, sailing, scuba diving and other outdoor pursuits. Pender Island also has numerous art galleries, shops, and restaurants and hosts a variety of local events throughout the year, including the Pender Island Fall Fair and the Lantern Festival. On Saturday mornings during the summer, the Pender Island Farmer’s Market at the Community Hall offers local produce and handcrafts, as well as entertainment.
Mayne Island Fire Rescue proudly serves the community of Mayne Island by safely protecting life, property and the environment through prevention, public education and comprehensive emergency response by dedicated, highly trained personnel with up-to-date, well-maintained equipment.
Al’s Gourmet Now open for the season. Al loves to eat big portions of freshly made food packed with flavour and value so it makes sense that his food cart follows the same guidelines. Each menu item is made on the cart from the freshest, organic when in season and locally produced (if possible) ingredients around.
Gallery 8 Gallery 8 features a wide range of work from both up and coming, and established Salt Spring Island and British Columbia artists. Gallery 8 is ideally located to draw on the Gulf Island’s and Vancouver Island’s rich modernist tradition. In addition to local work we pride ourselves on bringing a varied and much sought after selection of artists from across the county to the West Coast of Canada. Our yearly calendar of solo and group exhibitions from gallery artists delivers an artistic menu for every taste.
Pender Island Golf and Country Club One of B.C.’s most beautiful 9 hole public golf courses. This Gulf Island Jewel offers four elevated tee boxes and affords expansive views of the challenging golf shots that lie ahead. The course is deceptively challenging, with 6 separate tees for the back nine, yet it is a great recreation destination course for all handicappers.
Individual Bronze Sponsors
Peter Pare & Lisa Baile
Dubeau Pender Family Construction