New Study Shows Recreational Boating in BC Generates $2.2 Billion in Revenue

Thursday, June 1, 2017
Source: Boating BC eNewsletter The National Marine Manufacturers Association of Canada, in partnership with Boating BC and the marine trade associations across the country have just released The Economic Impact of Recreational Boating in Canada: 201… Read more

Oceans Protection Plan and Vessels of Concern

Thursday, June 1, 2017
Source: Boating BC eNewsletter Last November Prime Minister Trudeau announced a $1.5 billion investment in a new initiative called the Oceans Protection Plan (OPP), and in March the Plan became a reality in the federal budget. The OPP is a broad ini… Read more

Roy Albert Appleford Obituary

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Roy Albert Appleford February 27, 1940-April 26, 2017 It is with great sadness to announce Roy died peacefully, five years after his cancer diagnosis. He is survived by his wife of nearly 39 years Sheila, sisters Sandra/Mel, Pat/Mick of Australia… Read more

2017 Victoria Inner Harbour Boat Show Tickets on Sale Now!

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Buy Tickets   Experience life on the water at Vancouver Island's premiere in-water boat show, set in Victoria's beautiful Inner Harbour! The show features over 200 new and pre-owned boats on display, as well as booth exhibits by insuran… Read more

Boating Industry Aquatic Invasive Species Workshops

Monday, March 27, 2017
The Invasive Species Council of BC in partnership with the BC Ministry of Environment (MOE) will be hosting five free workshops for members of the boating industry this April. Regulated boat inspections will take place province-wide this coming seaso… Read more
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