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Sneak Peek! Oceanside Dinner Live Auction Line-up
Thursday, 23 January 2020


First Nations Painting by Ray Bob
Donated by: Pacific Site Concrete

Snaw-Na-Was Nation artist ʕMahtni-Raymond of the Nanoose First Nation has created this one-of-a-kind painting which depicts a salmon and the moon. In Northwest Coast symbolism, the moon is the protector and guardian of the earth. It watches over us and can change our moods. The salmon is a life source and provider of food for all. The piece is framed in a custom cedar frame.

French Creek Fishing Adventure for Three People
Donated by: Icharter and Tour

Join expert guide Kim Campbell for an evening of guided angling at sunset out of French Creek. You will fish from a modern and comfortable 270 Sea Ray, equipped with everything you will need for your day of angling. Dates to be mutually arranged during the 2020 season. Fishing licenses and gratuities are not included.

Scotty Prawn Puller
Donated by: Scotty Fishing, Marine & Outdoors

The Scotty Line Puller is the ultimate crab and prawn trap pulling machine. This compact puller makes for easy stowing, and attaches directly to your existing Scotty downrigger mounts. It features a high torque 12 volt motor and heavy duty stainless steel and composite construction. This recreational puller is backed by an unbeatable two year warranty.

Vancouver Canucks Getaway for Two People
Donated by: Parksville Heavy Equipment and Helijet

Take in the Vancouver Canucks vs. the Las Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday, April 4th, 2020. Watch the game from great lower bowl seats at Rogers Arena before an overnight stay at the Rosedale on Robson (based upon double occupancy). Round trip flights from Nanaimo to Vancouver Harbour are included with thanks to Helijet.

Three Piece Breezesta Patio Furniture Set
Donated by: Independent Marine Supply Store

Breezesta’s Shoreline Adirondack Chairs are some of the best-selling and most sustainable patio chairs on the market! Each chair is made from 500 recycled plastic milk jugs. They are durable and virtually maintenance-free!

Carved Red Cedar Paddle
Donated by: Haida Gold Ocean Adventures

Haida First Nation carver Mike Bellis of Haida Gold Adventures has carved this unique cedar paddle for auction tonight. The piece features a killer whale design which depicts family, longevity, and protection.

Telegraph Cove Whale Watching
Donated by: Prince of Whales Whale Watching and Telegraph Cove Resort

Enjoy a half day of whale and wildlife viewing at its finest in the upper Johnstone Straits and Robson Bight Ecological Reserve! Your adventure for two also includes overnight accommodation in one of the historic shore side cabins at Telegraph Cove Resort. Reservations are required and are based upon availability from May 1 - July 1 or September 1 - October 1, 2020.

Selection of Plants
Donated by: Green Thumb Nurseries

This assortment of plants has been hand selected by Gerhard Gerke of Green Thumb Nurseries and would be a great addition to anyone’s property!

Original Soapstone Sculpture
Donated by: Stone Cottage Gallery

Pacific Salmon Foundation thanks longstanding donor Dal Mark of Stone Cottage Gallery for contributing this original Brazilian soapstone sculpture.

Sturgeon Angling for Four People
Donated by: BC Sportfishing Group, Coast Chilliwack Hotel and BC Ferries

Your group of four will spend an eight hour day sturgeon fishing on the Fraser River with all gear and lunch included. This catch and release fishery is an experience of a lifetime! Overnight accommodation (based upon double occupancy) at the Coast Chilliwack Hotel is included, as well as round trip transportation for a vehicle and four passengers on BC Ferries. Reservations are required and are based upon availability in the 2020 season. Fishing licenses and gratuities are not included.

Cedar Carving by Joe Bob
Donated by: Steamer Point Lodge

Snaw-Na-Was Nation carver Joe Bob of the Nanoose First Nation has created this yellow cedar salmon carving with traditional colours. In Northwest Coast symbolism the salmon represents a life source and provider of food for all.

T9.9 XPB Yamaha Outboard Motor
Donated by: Parksville Boathouse

Yamaha’s High Thrust Outboards are a class of energetic motors available in a range of horsepower for the extra push you need to power a day on the water. This 9.9 HP Yamaha outboard features hydraulic lift, power trim, and electric start. It is a fuel efficient kicker that provides immense thrust in a portable package.

Three Night Tofino Getaway for Two People
Donated by: Long Beach Lodge Resort

Experience the natural beauty, exceptional amenities and West Coast cuisine at Long Beach Lodge Resort in Tofino. You and a guest will spend three nights in a deluxe beachfront room at this luxurious lodge in Cox Bay. Reservations are required and are based upon availability before January 2021. Not valid in July, August, or holidays.

Luxury Nanaimo Harbour Cruise for Eight People
Donated by: Vancouver Island Marine Sales and Service

Your group of eight people with spend six hours cruising Nanaimo harbour and the surrounding area, while enjoying the outstanding hospitality of Ken Schley. Your day will be spend on the 66’ Astondoa luxury motor yacht “Monopoly” and you will enjoy a delicious menu of catered appetizers and drinks. Dates to be mutually arranged during the 2020 season.