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 in downtown Nanaimo. Easily connect to Vancouver and other major city centres thanks to nearby transportation hubs: Harbour Air Seaplanes, Helijet, Hullo Fast Ferry Service, BC Ferries and the Nanaimo Airport.
The island offers several amenities, including Canada's only floating pub, the Dinghy Dock, community 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.**