Ogden Point

Ogden Point will serve as the latest site for Victoria residents to pick up rapid antigen tests from Island Health. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes)

Ogden Point new COVID rapid test pickup site for Greater Victoria residents

Appointments must be made with Island Health ahead of pickup

 

Early morning strollers in the foreground of the SM Busan, moored at Ogden Point since Jan. 2. (Diana Day/Submitted Photo)

Korean shipping vessel the largest to moor at Victoria dock in three years

The SM Busan will likely be moored at Ogden Point for a month awaiting engine repairs

 

River otters often thrive in the salty ocean waters along the Victoria shore (Ella Smiley).

VIDEO: Wrestling river otters draw a crowd at Ogden Point

You otter check out these adorable mammals!

 

The new coast guard station on Dallas Road (Kiernan Green / Victoria News Staff)

Canadian Coast Guard officially opens Victoria’s new permanent station

Crews have 14.7-metre lifeboat, new rigid hull inflatable at disposal along with $3.8M building

The new coast guard station on Dallas Road (Kiernan Green / Victoria News Staff)
A rendering of Victoria Wonderland, a drive-thru immersive holiday experience that has been cancelled due to COVID-19. (Courtesy of Transcend Victoria)

Victoria Wonderland drive-thru show cancelled due to COVID-19

Organizers hope to host a similar event, if restrictions allow, in the new year

A rendering of Victoria Wonderland, a drive-thru immersive holiday experience that has been cancelled due to COVID-19. (Courtesy of Transcend Victoria)
A rendering of Victoria Wonderland, a drive-thru immersive holiday experience coming to the Breakwater District at Ogden Point. (Courtesy of Transcend Victoria)

Immersive, drive-thru holiday light show coming to Victoria

‘Victoria Wonderland’ runs from Dec. 7 to Dec. 31

A rendering of Victoria Wonderland, a drive-thru immersive holiday experience coming to the Breakwater District at Ogden Point. (Courtesy of Transcend Victoria)
Victoria harbour authority closes Ogden Point walkway to the public

Victoria harbour authority closes Ogden Point walkway to the public

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority says not enough people were practising social distancing

Victoria harbour authority closes Ogden Point walkway to the public
The new mooring dolphin at Pier B will accommodate larger cruise ships. (Don Descoteau/News Staff)

GVHA waits on second shipment of steel following cargo sinkage

In January the first round of steel sank to the bottom of the ocean

The new mooring dolphin at Pier B will accommodate larger cruise ships. (Don Descoteau/News Staff)
The Ogden Point area will now be branded as The Breakwater District (Black Press File Photo)

Ogden Point officially rebranded as The Breakwater District

New signage and logos accompany plans for the area’s future

The Ogden Point area will now be branded as The Breakwater District (Black Press File Photo)
Ogden Point will be switching its name over to the Breakwater District on Sept. 14 (Black Press File photo)

VIDEO: Advocates call for Victoria’s Ogden Point to keep its name

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority says change isn’t due to namesake’s dark history

Ogden Point will be switching its name over to the Breakwater District on Sept. 14 (Black Press File photo)
Victoria’s picturesque Inner Harbour is one of the many draws of the B.C. capital. File photo

Victoria sees record tourism season

The last cruise ship for 2018 arrives on Oct. 14

Victoria’s picturesque Inner Harbour is one of the many draws of the B.C. capital. File photo
A maintenance worker from Western Stevedoring at Ogden Point puts the finishing touches on a manufactured tree atop the warehouse at Pier A. The false tree is designed to attract eagles in the hope they will scare away seagulls. Contributed photo

New approach to Ogden Point seagull saga aims to deter birds

Fabricated tree with authentic branches designed to attract eagles

A maintenance worker from Western Stevedoring at Ogden Point puts the finishing touches on a manufactured tree atop the warehouse at Pier A. The false tree is designed to attract eagles in the hope they will scare away seagulls. Contributed photo
A trio of cruise ships sit in port at Ogden Point. (News files)

Harbour Authority signs up for green bus fleet

Agreement signed for 10-year partnership with new company

A trio of cruise ships sit in port at Ogden Point. (News files)
Victoria anticipates Ogden Point terminal redevelopment

Victoria anticipates Ogden Point terminal redevelopment

Harbour Authority looks to balance needs of industry with impact on community

Victoria anticipates Ogden Point terminal redevelopment