Owned and operated by the Ladysmith Maritime Society
a registered charity serving the Ladysmith community since 1985

Dockside Office T: 250-245-1146

LMS Marina Wins Accreditation!

Georgia Strait Alliance

We are BC’s latest marina to be certified under Georgia Strait Alliance’s (GSA) Clean Marine BC (CMBC) program for their environmental best practices. The designation recognizes industry leading marinas, harbour authorities, yacht clubs, and boatyards that meet GSA’s rigid environmental standards.

See our Options

Want to reserve moorage at our Marina?

We have 1,100 ft of Visitor moorage plus overflow space, and are a popular stop for traveling boaters. Our 3,000 sf floating Welcome Centre provides a registration desk/marina office, free Wi-Fi, complete washroom, shower and laundry facilities, plus a fireside lounge with a large TV, large meeting room and the Oyster Bay Cafe.

Price is $1.40/foot first night (as of April 1, 2018), $1.10/foot for each subsequent night in the same season.

We are located in a protected harbour, offer friendly service and a beautiful visitor facility

Not always but we advise you to make a reservation in the summer for large boats. Call 250-245-1146 or contact us on VHF 66A.
$1.35/ft for the first night; $1.00/ft for subsequent nights, anytime in the same boating season.
In downtown Ladysmith, just a 10 minute walk from our marina.

We are located in Ladysmith harbour, on Vancouver Island, B.C., in the heart of the Gulf Islands. As you enter the harbour, we are the first marina on your port side.

We are located in Ladysmith Harbour, on Vancouver Island, B.C., in the heart of the Gulf Islands. As you enter the harbour, we are the first marina on your port side.

From Ladysmith, turn off the Island Highway at the traffic light intersection at Roberts St. toward the waterfront onto Transfer Beach Road. Cross the rail tracks and turn left onto the gravel roadway, which is Oyster Bay Drive. Watch for signs pointing you to the Marina and Oyster Bay Cafe. You can park at the top of the hill above the marina, and take the stairs to the lower lot, or space permitting, in the lot below, next to the ramp.

The Nanaimo Airport is a 10 minute drive north of Ladysmith and the Community Marina, along the Island Highway.

Join Us & Volunteer

We invite you to become a member of the Ladysmith Maritime Society. We are a fun and friendly bunch who love boats and being on the water. We have activities that are sure to capture your interest, and you don’t have to own a boat to join us!

Download our membership application form then send to us. Or call our office at 250-245-1146.