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

Dockside Office T: 250-245-1146

News & Events


2018 Talk on the Dock Events

Saturday, February 24 – 2 pm The Ladysmith Maritime Society (LMS) is pleased to host another year of Talk on the Dock events starting off 2018 with a Talk by author, humorist and sailor, Catherine Dook.  Dook’s talk, “Anchoring in the Gulf Islands”, will take place at the Welcome Centre, located on the Ladysmith Community Marina dock. …


Harbours magazine features Ladysmith Community Marina!

Enjoy reading this feature article in the November/December 2017 issue of Harbors magazine! The Ladysmith Community Marina is well known on the coast as friendly, with great staff, beautiful facilities and “rich in history and activity”.  We have many visitors from the US and this article by Deane Hislop is a testament to how well our …


Heritage Boat Festival – May 27, 2017

The annual Heritage Boat Festival at the Ladysmith Community Marina is on Saturday, May 27th from 10 am – 4 pm, and will feature over 2o heritage vessels from all over the west coast. These are incredibly beautiful and well maintained examples of our ocean going history on the west coast. This event is open to the public and includes free Harbour …


Kids’ Pirate Day – June 3, 2017

Kids Pirate Day is Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 from 10 am – 4 pm at the Ladysmith Community Marina – admission is FREE! This is a fun event for everyone, especially all you latent buccaneers! Our Community docks are alive with fun-loving pirates of all ages and there’s lots to see and do. Come and …


One of BC’s Most Environmental Marinas

VANCOUVER, BC – Ladysmith Community Marina, owned and operated by the Ladysmith Maritime Society (LMS) is 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. “We …


Dine On The Dock – June 2 to September 8, 2017

Our most popular events of the summer are Dine On The Dock, happening every other Friday, starting June 2 and runs until September 8. Bar opens at 5:00 p.m. and dinner is usually at 6:15 p.m.   These are fun times on the dock, and interestingly, we always have a sunny evening! Our chefs from the …