South Wellington and Area Commuity Association (SWACA)
Web Links

Local Community Links

Friends of Morden Mine
The Friends of the Morden Mine is a non-profit society dedicated to the preservation of the most complete above-ground remains of an historic coal mine on Vancouver Island.

TAKE 5 Magazine
TAKE 5 is is a well read publication covering arts, wildlife, boating, people, health, homes, dining, local news and events. Written and published by local residents, it is a great source for information for the communities from South Nanaimo to Chemainus.

CHLY 101.7 FM - Radio
Vancouver Island University Campus/Community Radio in Nanaimo.

Harbour Living
Events resource for Vancouver Island.

RDN Recreation & Parks

Farmer Markets

Farmers' markets sell a wide range of locally produced farm-fresh, wholesome foods including fruits and vegetables, organics, specialty cheese, eggs, beef, seafood, jams, artisan products, and so much more! Farmers' markets are an important part of local communities.

Cedar Farmers' Market
Sundays
Location: The Crow and Gate Pub, 2313 Yellowpoint Rd.

Nanaimo Downtown Farmers' Market

Bowen Road Farmers' Market

Nanaimo North Farmer's Market

BC Association of Farmers' Markets
The BC Association of Farmers' Markets (BCAFM) represents farmers' markets throughout the Province.

Weather

BC Weather Forecasts

BC Marine Weather Forecasts

BC Weather Warnings

Highways

DriveBC

Local Highways Contractor - Emcon Services Inc. 1-866-353-3136 or 250-722-9494