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Fulford Harbour (Vancouver Island)
  1. Cole Bay 3 (North Saanich, 12km) - Leave a Public Review
  2. North Saanich (District) (North Saanich, 12km) Your Host(s): Municipal Administration, Phone: (250) 656-0781 - Leave a Public Review
  3. North Saanich Land District (North Saanich, 12km) - Leave a Public Review
  4. Refuge d'oiseaux de Shoal-Harbour (North Saanich, 12km) - Leave a Public Review
  5. Shoal Harbour Bird Sanctuary (North Saanich, 12km) - Leave a Public Review
  6. Union Bay 4 (North Saanich, 12km) - Leave a Public Review
  7. Deep Cove (Sidney, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
8. Satellite Channel Ecological Reserve (Sidney, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Satellite Channel - After HMS Satellite, on this coast 1857-60 under Captain J.C. Prevost, a commissioner for establishing the maritime boundary between the British territory and the United States.
9. Sidney (Town) / Coles Bay / Gooch Island / Patricia Bay / Piers Island / Portland Island / Roberts Point (Sidney, 13km) Your Host(s): Municipal Administration, Phone: (250) 656-1184 - Leave a Public Review
Coles Bay after John Coles, who first came to British Columbia in 1851 as a midshipman on HMS Thetis.
10. Swartz Bay (Sidney, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Swartz Bay - This should be Swart's Bay, it being named after John Aaron Swart, who purchased land in the vicinity of the bay in 1876.
  11. Arbutus Ridge (Mill Bay, 15km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
  12. Bamberton Park (Mill Bay, 15km) - Leave a Public Review
  13. Malahat 11 (Mill Bay, 15km) - Leave a Public Review
14. Mill Bay (Mill Bay, 15km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Mill Bay - Takes its name from the sawmill built here by Henry S. Shepherd in 1861 and soon purchased by William Sayward.
15. Cowichan Bay / Tzouhalem Summit (Cowichan Bay, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Tzouhalem Summit - Named after one of the fiercest of the war chiefs of the Cowichans. In 1844 he led an attack on Fort Victoria after the HBC tried to collect damages for cattle that his band had slain.
  16. Cowichan Station (Cowichan Bay, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
  17. Fairbridge (Cowichan Bay, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
18. Genoa Bay (Cowichan Bay, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Genoa Bay - Since an Italian, Giovanni Baptiste Ordano, came here in 1858, it seems likely that Genoa Bay commemorates his birthplace. Later that year Ordano opened the first store in the district at Tzuhalem.
  19. Kil-pah-las 3 (Cowichan Bay, 13km) - Leave a Public Review
  20. Theik 2 (Cowichan Bay, 13km) - Leave a Public Review
21. Bedwell Harbour (Pender Island, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
After Edward Parker Bedwell, second master on HMS Plumper (1857-60). He was promoted to master in 1860 and subsequently served on HMS Hecate.
  22. Gulf Islands National Park Reserve of Canada (Pender Island, 13km) - Leave a Public Review
  23. Hope Bay (Pender Island, 13km) - Leave a Public Review
  24. Otter Bay (Pender Island, 13km) - Leave a Public Review
25. Pender Island / Hope Bay (Pender Island, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Hope Bay - After Rutherford Hope, who settled on the island around 1880.
  26. Pender Island 8 (Pender Island, 13km) - Leave a Public Review
27. Port Washington (Pender Island, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Port Washington - After Washington Grimmer (1851-1930), a native of London, England, who was the first postmaster on the island.
  28. Réserve de parc national du Canada des Îles-Gulf (Pender Island, 13km) - Leave a Public Review
29. Thetis Island (Pender Island, 13km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Thetis Island - After HMS Thetis, a thirty-sixgun frigate on the Pacific Station 1851-3. Several features in Esquimalt harbour are named after the ship, as is, presumably, Thetis Lake near Victoria. (See also Kuper Island.)
30. Cobble Hill / Koksilah River (Cobble Hill, 14km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
There are no cobblestones on Cobble Hill, the formation here being of limestone.
  31. Est-patrolas 4 (Cobble Hill, 14km) - Leave a Public Review
  32. Hatch Point 12 (Cobble Hill, 14km) - Leave a Public Review
  33. Shawnigan Land District (Cobble Hill, 14km) - Leave a Public Review
34. Mayne Island / Bennett Bay / Campbell Bay / Georgina Bay / Helen Point / Miners Bay / Prevost Island (Mayne Island, 14km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Bennett Bay named after Thomas and Alice Bennett, who settled here about 1879. Weary after a long journey from Scotland, Mrs. Bennett opined that they had arrived at 'the arse end of the world.'
  35. Mayne Island 6 (Mayne Island, 14km) - Leave a Public Review
ACTIVE PASS, between Galiano I. and Mayne I. After the us survey ship Active, a paddle steamer of 750 tons with two guns, commanded by Lieutenant-Commander James Alden.
  36. Montague Harbour (Mayne Island, 14km) - Leave a Public Review
  37. Village Bay (Mayne Island, 14km) - Leave a Public Review
  38. Central Saanich (District) (Central Saanich, 19km) Your Host(s): Municipal Administration, Phone: (250) 652-4444 - Leave a Public Review
39. Senanus Island 10 (Brentwood Bay, 20km) Your Host(s): Canada Post - Leave a Public Review
Senanus Island - ). A Saanich (Straits salish) Indian word meaning 'chest' (of a person).
  40. South Saanich 1 (Brentwood Bay, 20km) - Leave a Public Review