Celebrate and learn about our marine environment by spending an active, educational afternoon at Descanso Bay Regional Park on Gabriola Island, Sunday June 5. This is the eighth annual Oceans Day held in the park featuring:
Oceans Day is sponsored by the Regional District of Nanaimo, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Village Food Market, Coastal Community Credit Union.
For more information please call the park office on Gabriola at 250-247-8255
Limited Parking at Descanso Bay Regional Park. Park & Ride from Community Hall on South Road or the Agi Hall (lower parking lot please!). Of course, you can do the usual flag down the bus along the way.
|12 noon||leave Folk Life Village North/South loop (with pick-ups at the Community Hall parking lot, Agi Hall lower parking lot)|
|12:30||meet 11:55 am ferry from Nanaimo - Drop off at park in time for 1 pm start|
|12:50||Leave Park for Twin Beaches/Berry Point loop|
|1:30||drop off at Park|
|1:35||Leave Park for 2nd North/South loop with stops at Park & Ride sites (Community Hall on South Road and Agi Hall lower parking lot on North Road)|
|2:45||leave Park for 3:05 ferry to Nanaimo|
|3:00||stop at top of Ivory Road & Taylor Bay for return Twin Beaches - Berry Point loop|
|3:45||Leave Park for last North/South loop around Island|
|4:15||return to Folk Life Village|