Community notices and contacts concerning our island response to the COVID-19 global pandemic:

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

Moderate

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.

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...

 
LINC works to conserve the natural ecosystems of Lasqueti Island and its surrounding islands and waters by facilitating education, stewardship and acquisition of legal interests in land.  Contact us: linc at lasqueti.ca  250-333-8754
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The Striped Chicken Farm and Feed Store

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

 

ATENTION! Covid-19 measures in place at the feed store.  The store is OPEN but please stay outside and let me carry...

I Charter & Tow provides water taxi services between Parksville and Lasqueti Island.

Currently, due to travel restrictions, we are not able to offer our water taxi services

to Laqueti and area.

We apologize for any inconvenience and will be available for service when

Covid restrictions are...

2020 Season              

Announcement from Commodore Doug Dobbyn,  April 14, 2020

Lasqueti Yacht Club Members:

The COVID-19 pandemic has redefined how we live our lives, impacting each of us in ways that we could never have imagined.

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

​History & Projects  -  E Centre  -  Set up Internet ...

Free Store

Free Store: Spring/Summer Hours April - October

Monday and Thursday 1- 5 pm 

General Store, Bakery, & Cafe

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

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

Proposal for new duplex elder cottage: we want your feedback

What's happening at the Last Resort Society?

The Free Store is a recycling center for reusable clothing, books and household objects.

Hours

Winter Hours: Thursdays 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Summer: Mondays and Thursdays 1:00 - 5:00 pm  (starting Apr. 1)

The Arts Centre is run by the Community Arts Council whose purpose is to support and encourage all forms of creative expression in the community. There are two spaces, gallery and studio. The gallery is a venue for all forms of art : literary, musical, performance, film...