The RDN offers recreation and culture programs for all ages in RDN Electoral Areas A, C, E, F, G and H, as well as Parksville and Qualicum Beach.

REC Connect
Active Living Guide, FAQs, and more
Oceanside Place Arena
Ravensong Aquatic Centre


  • For the latest Regional District of Nanaimo updates on Vaccine Passports, COVID-19 and other services visit
  • Winter Active Living Guide is now available. Registration has started and is ongoing online, by phone or in-person
  • For pool, arena, and recreation office hours click

The RDN also partners with the Gabriola Recreation Society for the provision of recreation and culture programs on Gabriola Island.

The RDN also partners with the Arrowsmith Community Recreation Association (ACRA) to support additional recreation programming in Electoral Area F.