What we do
P.S. You don't have to own a boat to join us
Mayne Island dock queries:
Miners Bay dock wharfinger is Neil Jensen.
Horton Bay dock wharfinger is Richard Jarco.
Southern Gulf Islands Harbour Commissioner is
Do you use Horton Bay dock?
Read the latest Court Ruling re: Horton Bay.
This June 25/2018 ruling concerns parking on Horton Bay Road.
Proposed Changes to Transport Canada’s Small Vessel Regulations
Do you know how many flares, what kind, and the other safety equipment that you are required to have on board your vessel? There are some changes being proposed, especially to SUP's .... read here....
Islands Trust - Notice
Do you know about an abandoned boat in the Islands Trust area that should be removed? Islands Trust wants to hear from you!
If you know of an abandoned boat that should be removed, visit our Abandoned and Derelict Vessel webpage to learn how to report it. Islands Trust is developing an inventory of abandoned, derelict boats in the Islands Trust area to share with applicable removal agencies
Use these links to contact us.
2017 - 2018 AGM
We welcome new Directors: Mike Halliday, Louis Vallee, and Norm Price. Thank you to past Executive members Diane Gutiw and Bryan Westby for their contributions to AMIB. See the current Executive list here.
June 25 Lunch at Montague
June 16, 2018
AMIB Annual Spring Picnic at Dinner Bay Park
If you attended the picnic you will remember the nautical trivia game.
Click here to play the entire song list and to see more picnic photos.
June 2nd, 2018
Come Back Victory for Avare!
The 3rd AMIB Fun Race was, as race organizer Norm said, one in which every boat had its moments of glory.
Click here to read more about the race and see photos including photo gallery by Aishley & Peter Larsen....
Course Sign-up 2018
AMIB works with our chief instructor, Blair Smith, to offer a variety of important boating courses and workshops. Most of our courses are held during the Fall and Winter. The rest of the time we are out boating!
We thank Blair for volunteering his time and expertise to help boaters improve their boating skills.
Our boating courses for the 2017-2018 session are now over. Blair Smith taught 12 boating courses and we thank him again for his time and effort.
Join AMIB, one of Mayne Island's active and friendly organizations!
We are continuing to receive new memberships and renewals. Please use the online 2018 Membership Application on this website.
What do we do? Boater Education - Improve Docks and Ramps - Social Activities
Other AMIB Benefits:
Proposed Anson Road Dock