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

HIGH

2019 EVENTS

August 3: Fire Fighters’ Picnic. LYC will host a table to promote safe boating and recruit new members

August 15: Raft Up

August 21:  Ladies’ Night                    ...

Proposal for new duplex elder cottage: we want your feedback

What's happening at the Last Resort Society?

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

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!

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.

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.

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...

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

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. 

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!

Historic off-grid vacation home located on beautiful Lasqueti Island

phone: 250-240-2704

For more info see:  https://theteapothouse.ca/

 

Dianne McClure  offers her time to Lasqueti Island residents once a week, usually Thursdays from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Her schedule is posted in Our Isle & Times, on the Post Office door, and on the...