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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For any true emergency:
Ambulance/First Responders/Medivac - 250-248-3511 1 ( Emergencies Only )

To Report a 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.

Fire Danger Rating

LOW

Lasqueti Isle & Times is a monthly, community-supported newsletter (i.e., the articles and ads are written by community members), which has been published for 20 years.  It follows in the footsteps of many other fine newsletters that existed under different names and incarnations on Lasqueti. 

Welcome to the Home of the LCA's Official Community Plan Review Steering Committee.

Contact us:  ocp [at] lasqueti [dot] ca

The existing Official Community Plan and Land Use Bylaw for Lasqueti can be found...

Hotel, Pub & Restaurant
Just steps from the ferry and government dock, in downtown Lasqueti.
Cash machine, Ice, Liquor off sales, Cigarettes, Snacks, water vending machine, Coin Operated showers, Gas and Diesel available. General store NOW OPEN
phone:  250-333-8503...

2019 EVENTS                 

August 24: Lasqueti Days. Help decorate the LYC float and join in the parade.

September 12: Raft Up

September 28: Annual General Meeting and Commodore’s Ball...

 See below for content - or to the side directly - for our thrice annual newsletters!

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.

A PERMANENT BOIL WATER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT.

The Lasqueti Volunteer Fire Department (LVFD) is staffed by a dedicated crew of volunteers, including:

Proposal for new duplex elder cottage: we want your feedback

What's happening at the Last Resort Society?

Naked Naturals is a health food store located in Parksville.  They carry a wide range of natural and organic produce, staples, dairy, and other products.

You can order groceries by phone before 6pm Wednesday, for delivery on the 9:45am Thursday ferry.
A $9.99 shop-and-deliver charge applies per order...

 

Farm Stays and Accommodation Available!

General Store, Bakery, & Cafe

Open for breakfast, lunch and meals to go. We serve organic coffee, pie, ice cream, sandwiches, soups, salads, fresh bread and pastries. Pizza is served during the summer on Fridays. 

Lasqueti Island is part of the qathet Regional District. A regional district is set up to provide different services in different areas according to the needs and desires of each area’s residents and property owners. Only those who receive the service pay for it.

The Judith Fisher Centre provides health and wellness services to Lasqueti, and offers comfortable spaces for the community to utilize.

NURSE CLINIC

Regular nurse clinics with Dianne McClure, RN, happen every Thursday from 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM, subject to occasional change.  Check the...

"West Coast, Wild and Exotic"

For more info., please visit our website: www.squittybay.ca

The Striped Chicken Farm and Feed Store

 

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

Why go off-island when you can get all your farm, feed, and pet supplies, competitively priced, right here!