Protection Island is located in the harbour of Nanaimo, BC. It is part of the City of Nanaimo with approximately 360 properties, each connected to municipal water and sewer.
This neighbourhood offers peace and relaxation, with all city amenities just minutes away. Easily connect to other major centres thanks to nearby transportation hubs: Harbour Air Seaplanes, Helijet, BC Ferries and the Nanaimo Airport.
The island offers several amenities, including Canada's only floating pub, the Dinghy Dock, co-op dock, boat launch ramp, fire station, community garden and community hall with a library and museum. There are also many organized events, art classes and drop-in sports.
** Protection Island is EXEMPT from BC's Speculation Tax.**