This photo was taken of the Gorge Waterway Sunday morning shows a substance polluting the waters. John Roe photo.

Substance in Gorge Waterway likely algae bloom

Investigation into the cause of Gorge Swim Fest’s cancellation is underway

  • Jul 31, 2017


Individuals honoured for their contributions to the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival Society annual festival gather with their plaques at Don Mee Restaurant during the annual community feast event Wednesday. From left are Rick Gonder, Victoria Harbour Patrol member on behalf of Transport Canada; Paul Chow, longtime society and festival volunteer; Marjorie Woodroffe, co-founder, Island Breaststrokers dragon boat club; Kaethe Lawn, original member, Island Breaststrokers, and David Fetherby, former Harbour Master. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Victoria Dragon Boat Festival Society honours volunteers

Annual community feast unofficial kickoff to festival


Paddlers from the Songhees First Nation will provide free interpretive canoe rides on the Gorge Waterway as part of World Oceans Day celebrations at Esquimalt Gorge Park on June 8. Photo contributed

Gorge Waterway the focus of Ocean’s Day event in Esquimalt

Songhees paddlers to guide free interpretive tours of local waterway

  • Jun 1, 2017


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