The ferry runs from French Creek Harbour on Vancouver Island to False Bay on Lasqueti Island. Pay parking is available at the marina. The trip takes from 50 minutes to over an hour (in rough waters).   Passengers and freight only - no cars!

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Emergency Reporting Number

For all emergencies on Lasqueti Island, call

1-855-871-1175

or 250-954-4432

A call-taker will answer the phone and ask how to direct your call: fire,...

Lasqueti is quite sparsely populated and lies in a rare ecosystem type - the Coastal Douglas Fir zone.  Our famous herds of feral sheep, along with the unique history of settlement have resulted in an ecology and natural environment with its own character.

LASQUETI YACHT CLUB 2024

The Annual General Meeting was held on September 30, 2023. A new Board of Directors was elected (see below). A resolution was passed to eliminate the membership category of "Family". Single memberships for the 2024 season will be $30, including children of members under age 18.

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Mini Excavator and Dump Truck Service.

E50 Bobcat Excavator:

LIRA was formed to represent the interests of property owners on Lasqueti Island.
When an issue affecting Lasqueti arises, LIRA provides the platform to give ratepayers a voice in the discussion.  When there is not much to discuss, we're off doing other things!

Wesley Yule : Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach Realty

My clients take comfort from my wealth of knowledge in all aspects of homeownership and my passion for valuable, meaningful communication. I ensure all of my clients get into their dream homes, or are delighted with the sale of their home.

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"Internet Access for the Central Strait and Northern Gulf Islands"

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The Striped Chicken Farm and Feed Store

like our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/thestripedchicken/

 

Mondy 11:00-3:00

Thursday 11:00-3:00

 

PICKUP

General Store, Bakery, & Cafe

Once upon a time I worked at the Free Store and Recycling Center. It was an interesting, sociable, and gross job which caused me to despair for the world at the same time as it provided me with treasure. Back then, I fantasized about having time to write inspiring, informative pieces about work in the waste stream on a remote and inconvenient...

What's new - check out the newly installed debris barrier at the lake (attachment # 19)

 

Pete's Lake Water Users Society has been providing water via gravity-fed pipelines from Pete's Lake to its members at the north end of Lasqueti Island since 1987.

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2010 Calendar is Here!

You can't have a Lasquti women working calendar without making an obvious sequel.  So, this year's calendar spotlights Lasqueti males as you've never (hopefully) seen them before.  i.e. Karl Darwin in his first (and apparently last) tux. 

Get 'em at the P.O. for $20 from...

Thank You ALL for a Great Fair!

Free Store

Spring/Summer Hours:  April 1- September 30 - Mondays 10 am - 2 pm, Thursdays 1 - 5 pm,

Fall/Winter hours  October 1 - March 30 - Thursday 1- 5 pm

Bulk or heavy cargo, not permitted on the ferry, must be barged onto Lasqueti.

 

M.V. Poor Man's Rock

Freight runs, weather permitting. Phone Robin at 250.507.5805 for more information.

A community driven newsletter with articles, current events and news updates written by, and for, Lasqueti Island residents. The Lasqueti Local is published monthly and is delivered to resident's mailboxes free of charge.

Donations to keep the newsletter published is gratefully accepted and can be sent to:

Dianna Maycock

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