Community Support | Special Events | Uncategorized
Port’s Patrol Division Support Snowbirds Visit

Port’s Patrol Division Support Snowbirds Visit Aug 07, 2019 AUGUST 7 – NANAIMO – Canada’s famous aeronautical stunt team the Snowbirds will fly over the city August 14, and the Port of Nanaimo is helping support the event, along with other community organizations. The Port of Nanaimo is providing services along with the RCMP and other response agencies […]


Community Support
Port announces $40,000 in community donations

Port announces $40,000 in community donations May 07, 2019 NANAIMO – A total of 11 Community Service Account donations have been announced by the Port of Nanaimo for 2019, totaling $40,000. The Port’s Board of Directors awarded the grants to a wide variety of groups, and it included the final $10,000 installment of a five-year […]


Announcements | Community Support | Employment
Port Connect a resounding success

NANAIMO – Around 200 students and employment seekers attended Port Connect Wednesday to survey possible job opportunities with companies that conduct their business on the waterfront. The Port of Nanaimo, in partnership with GT Hiring Solutions and Work BC Employment Services Centre, coordinated the event, designed to link students and people of all ages with […]


Community Support | Economic Impact | Marina | Port Infrastructure
Downtown Marina plans completed

Nov 22, 2018 NANAIMO – Design plans have been completed for the Port of Nanaimo’s new downtown boat basin marina that will increase available moorage by 50 per cent, using the same footprint. A request for funding has been provided to the federal government for the $15 million project, and once the funding is in place, construction will […]


Community Support | Special Events
Blackstones & Bathtubs is part of the Nanaimo Port Authority’s support for Nanaimo’s Canada 150 Celebration

Blackstones & Bathtubs is part of the Nanaimo Port Authority’s support for Nanaimo’s Canada 150 Celebration Jun 23, 2017 This Legacy performance “Blackstones & Bathtubs” was created for the Canada 150 Celebration and is part of the Nanaimo Port Authority’s support for Nanaimo’s Canada 150 Celebration.



Announcements | Community Support | Special Events
Sculpture Unveiled at VIU Promotes Unity

Sculpture Unveiled at VIU Promotes Unity Jan 25, 2016 (L to R): Jeet Manhas, Chair of the Nanaimo Port Authority, Laura Timmermans, artist and VIU alumna, Dr. Richard Atleo and Dr. Ralph Nilson, President and Vice-Chancellor of VIU, celebrate the unveiling of the Tsawalk sculpture at VIU’s Nanaimo campus. Nanaimo Port Authority has donated $5,000 […]


Announcements | Community Support | Partnerships
VIU and Nanaimo Port Authority Collaborate to Support Prosperous Community

VIU and Nanaimo Port Authority Collaborate to Support Prosperous Community Jul 14, 2015 Memorandum of Understanding between organizations signed June 25 NANAIMO, BC: Vancouver Island University (VIU) and the Nanaimo Port Authority have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote collaboration between the organizations in order to support the educational, social, environmental and economical […]