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Victoria – Oak Bay

Oak Bay, along Beach Drive

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Victoria – Chinese Cemetery

In 1903 the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association purchased 3.5 acres of land at Harling Point and established the Chinese Cemetery. The cemetery was traditionally  used as a temporary repose before final interment in China, a pattern which reflected the desires … Continue reading

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Harling Point

A view of the Olympics and Juan de Fuca Strait at Harling Point, Oak Bay.

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The Oak Bay pianos

Three painted and playable pianos were situated across Oak Bay as part of a temporary public art installation. The project was spearheaded by Oak Bay’s Arts Laureate and was planned to last through July and August.  Take an artsy amble … Continue reading

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