In response to the CBRA’s appeals to various authorities about the removal of the latest boat that has gone aground at Gyro Beach, Judy Fainstein, Operations Manager for Andrew Weaver, MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head, has written to us:
I have contacted the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource
Operations, the District of Saanich and Transport Canada Receiver of Wrecks.
The Receiver of Wrecks advises the following:
“The person whose name is on the license is being contacted to advise them
that their vessel is on the beach. We will continue to monitor the
As you are no doubt aware, Saanich put out a notice to the public seeking
information about the owner of the “Nirmala” and there was an article in the
Times-Colonist on March 5th.
I will keep you posted as I receive any further information.