May 14, 2018

BC Marine Parks Forever SocietyThe BC Marine Parks Forever Society has donated $749,310, the largest in its 28 year history, to the BC Government to purchase a 6.2 acre island of the Harmony Island Group, Hotham Sound.

Title to the island has now been registered by the Province and will be transferred as a Class A Park within the Harmony Islands Marine Park.

This donation was made possible by donations from thousands of boaters, a large bequest and the Eden Conservation Trust.

The Society continues to work with BC Parks through the Stern Tie Program and other projects.

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MARINE INDUSTRY MOURNS THE LOSS OF ROBERT DESIRE SPIETAELS

Bob Spietaels 400Boating Industry Canada is saddened to advise you of the passing of Bob Spietaels on Wednesday May 30.  Bob and his wife Wendy have owned Marina Shores in Long Point for the past 45 years.

Visitation will take place on Tuesday June 5 from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, 36 Front St., Port Rowan.  A memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday June 6 at 11 AM. READ MORE