2900 Harbour Rd, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7X2, Canada

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2019/2020 Season


Historic Diving with Bryce Casavant

Thursday, September 19 7pm - 9 pm

For our first Heritage Night of the season, Bryce Casavant, a member of the Heritage Hard Hat Divers will be speaking on the history of diving. As an experienced Hard Hat Diver himself, Bryce has an inside look on this perilous stunt. 

Old Salts Night with Walter Kusmin

Thursday, November 21 7pm - 9 pm

Old-Salt: a sailor who is older and/or has had a lot of experience on the seas. Join us as we bring together local sailors to chat and pass on their stories and experiences from years of sailing our West Coast waters. 

West Coast Creatures with Peter Mieras, Rendezvous Dive Adventures


Peter Mieras has been diving since 1982 and has seen many different oceans. His underwater photos and articles have been published in magazines worldwide and his underwater videos have been featured on TV, websites and are used for educational purposes by many institutions. We are privileged to host Peter as he discusses what else inhabits our West Coast Waters.