Tag Archives: Newcastle Island

Nanaimo from above

Looking down on Nanaimo from my lofty vantage point Previously I had been across the harbour and up the hill above Vancouver Island University, looking down on Nanaimo from a lofty vantage point, shooting the view on a snowy day. … Continue reading

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Newcastle Island and Protection Island

A view of the Coast Mountains across Georgia Strait from Nanaimo Harbour, Mark Bay, and Newcastle Island and Protection Island. The bulk carrier Sophiana is at anchor, and one of the BC Ferries is heading to Horseshoe Bay. Just another … Continue reading

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Nanaimo views – Coast Mountains

Nanaimo on a clear winter day, looking over Newcastle Island, across Georgia Strait toward the Sunshine Coast and the Coast Mountains.

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CCGS Neocaligus

CCGS Neocaligus at W.E. Mills Landing, Nanaimo Neocaligus and Seaspan Greg with Newcastle and Protection Islands in the background

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Nanaimo Marina

The Nanaimo Marina overlooking Newcastle and Protection Islands

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Amis Ace

Amis Ace in the Nanaimo Anchorage If you know Nanaimo you will be able to figure out where I was when I shot this image of the bulk carrier Amis Ace, and you might know why she is anchored and … Continue reading

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C-GVNL

  C-GVNL a Harbour Air 1956 de havilland DHC-3 Otter at the Nanaimo seaplane dock

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C-FQGZ and C-GOBC

C-FQGZ and C-GOBC in Nanaimo C-FQGZ, a 1970 Cessna A185E, and C-GOBC, a 1964 de Havilland DHC-2 MK. I

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An Island view

Newcastle Island and Protection Island beyond Swy-a-Lana Lagoon

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Nanaimo Harbour

A Harbour Air float plane arriving in Nanaimo, across from Newcastle Island

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