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pr o vi n ci al, m u ni ci p al a n d pri v at e c off er s. T h at m a y s e e m
li k e a l ot, b ut i n c o m p ari s o n t o Wi n ni p e g's C a n a di a n
M u s e u m of H u m a n Ri g ht s' c o st of $ 3 5 1 milli o n, it's a
m o d e st a m o u nt wit h o ut st a n di n g b e n e fit s.
T h e s e b e n e fit s ar e cl e ar.
* A C M M will eff e cti v el y u s e t h e 2 8 B a sti o n S q u ar e's s p a c e
a n d t h u s s a v e t h e Vi ct ori a n R o m a n e s q u e R e vi v al st yl e
b uil di n g, w hi c h w a s c o m pl et e d i n 1 8 8 9 t o s er v e a s t h e
S u pr e m e C o urt of Briti s h C ol u m bi a's c o urt h o u s e.
* A C M M will r e vit ali z e t h e B a sti o n S q u ar e ar e a, w h er e t h e
e m pt y b uil di n g h a s l a n g ui s h e d a n d t h u s i n fi u e n c e d t h e
l a c k of i nt er e st i n t hi s hi st ori c ar e a.
* A C M M will cr e at e 3 7 f ull -ti m e a n d si x p art-ti m e j o b s
a n d c o ntr a ct p o siti o n s f or gr a p hi c d e si g n er s, di git al a n d
vi d e o pr o d u c er s, e x hi bit d e si g n er s, e x hi bit f a bri c at or s, I T
t e c h ni ci a n s, j a nit ori al a n d s e c urit y s er vi c e s t o t h e t u n e of
$ 1 0 milli o n a n n u all y b y 2 0 2 4.
* T h e pr oj e ct will i n cr e a s e c ult ur al, art s a n d h erit a g e
r el at e d a cti viti e s; i n cr e a s e t h e M u s e u m's e d u c ati o n al r ol e
b y s er vi n g s c h o ol c hil dr e n l o c all y, r e gi o n all y a n d n ati o n all y
a s w ell a s off eri n g pr o gr a m s a n d a cti viti e s f or p e o pl e of all
a g e s a n d a biliti e s.

* N e w e x hi bit s a n d h a n d s - o n i nt er a cti v e di s pl a y s will
hi g hli g ht t h e i nt ert wi n e d m ariti m e hi st or y of C a n a d a's
I n di g e n o u s p e o pl e a n d E ur o p e a n s ettl er s a n d o ur m ulti c o a st al h erit a g e a n d c ult ur al c h ar a ct eri sti c s. It will al s o
s h o w c a s e C a n a d a's u ni q u e m ariti m e s ci e n c e t hr o u g h n e w
p u bli c o utr e a c h i niti ati v e s.
* T h e 3 5, 0 0 0 art ef a ct s, al m o st 4 0, 0 0 0 p h ot o s, 3 0, 0 0 0 s hi p
pl a n s, 5 0 0 pi e c e s of art, t hr e e v e s s el s of hi st ori c si g ni fi c a n c e
a n d a li br ar y of m ariti m e -r el at e d b o o k s i n M M B C's
c oll e cti o n s w er e d o n at e d b y, a n d ar e h el d o n b e h alf of, t h e
p e o pl e of B C a n d C a n a d a. It's o nl y fitti n g t h e y s h o ul d b e
a v ail a bl e t o t h e n ati o n al p u bli c.
A s M M B C's E x e c uti v e Dir e ct or D a vi d L e v ert o n p ut it,
" T hi s pr oj e ct h a s t h e p ot e nti al t o b e a m aj or e c o n o mi c
a n d e d u c ati o n al wi n - wi n f or all citi z e n s of t h e Gr e at er
Vi ct ori a R e gi o n a n d Briti s h C ol u m bi a al o n g wit h f ell o w
C a n a di a n s w h o will h a v e t h e o p p ort u nit y t o l e ar n m or e
a b o ut C a n a d a's a m a zi n g m ulti - c o a st al m ariti m e h erit a g e,
s ci e n c e a n d c ult ur e." 

C o nti n u e d arti cl e: S q u a dr o n C o m m a n d er I nt er vi e w - Av al o n - G ar y C as e - b y R. J o h n G arsi d e, A P

t ur n e d i n a n d G ar y c o m m e nt e d "t h at t h e p u bli c w a s
v er y h a p p y t o b e ri d of t h eir e x pir e d fi ar e s a n d w e g ot a n
e n or m o u s a m o u nt. " I n a d diti o n t o t hi s G ar y s ai d, " w e c arr y
o ut s o m e pr o m oti o n al a cti viti e s d uri n g S af e B o ati n g W e e k
a s w ell, t o r e mi n d t h e p u bli c w h o w e ar e a n d w h at w e d o. "
E a c h y e ar t h e S q u a dr o n or g a ni z e s a r e n d e z v o u s a n d m o st
of t h e ti m e it i s q uit e s u c c e s sf ul. H o w e v er, t h e w e at h er
i s al w a y s a f a ct or, " w e ar e ri g ht n e xt d o or t o t h e Atl a nti c
O c e a n a n d all t h at v a st b o d y of w at er d o e s aff e ct t h e
q u alit y of t h e s aili n g ". S o w h e n I a s k e d a b o ut t h e v ari o u s
c o ur s e s t h e S q u a dr o n off er e d I w a s n ot s ur pri s e d t o fi n d
o ut t h at t h e M ariti m e R a di o C o ur s e w a s a bi g s ell er. T hi s
wi nt er a n d s pri n g t h e S q u a dr o n h el d c o ur s e s i n B o ati n g 2
& 3, El e ctr o ni c N a vi g ati o n, M ariti m e R a di o a n d pl a n s t o
off er B o ati n g 4 i n t h e F all. T h e M ariti m e R a di o C o ur s e i s
off er e d s e v er al ti m e s a y e ar a n d attr a ct s 1 5 t o 2 0 st u d e nt s
p er s e s si o n. T h e ot h er c o ur s e s l e s s, u s u all y 8 t o 1 2. A s t o
w h er e t h e c o ur s e s ar e t a u g ht G ar y s ai d, " W e h a v e b e e n
l u c k y t o r e c ei v e m o stl y fr e e t e a c hi n g s p a c e. At pr e s e nt
w e ar e i n a m ari n e t e c h n ol o g y i n stit ut e a s s o ci at e d wit h
o ur l o c al u ni v er sit y. " O n e t hi n g G ar y al s o c o m m e nt e d o n
w a s, "t h at aft er a st u d e nt h a s c o m pl et e d t h eir B o ati n g 2 &
3 C o ur s e a b o ut 2 0 % of t h e m m o v e o n t o t h e hi g h er l e v el
c o ur s e s, a n d t h e m o st p o p ul ar ar e t h e n a vi g ati o n c o ur s e s ".
T hi s c o m m e nt o n n a vi g ati o n t h e n l e d u s o nt o t h e t o pi c of
m a p s a n d c h art s. G ar y s ai d h e, " w a s al w a y s i nt er e st e d i n
m a p s a s a y o u n g st er ", a n d w a s a v er y a cti v e B o y S c o ut a n d
l o v e d t o p arti ci p at e i n v ari o u s ori e nt e eri n g a cti viti e s t h e y
off er e d. S o h e w a s n ot s ur pri s e d t h at m a n y of hi s st u d e nt s,
o n c e i ntr o d u c e d t o t h e C P S - E C P C h art, g et q uit e i n v ol v e d

a n d o pt f or m or e, m u c h m or e, u p t o a n d i n cl u di n g t h e m o st
a d v a n c e d l e v el s off er e d b y C P S - E C P. O n t h e t o pi c of s h ort er
c o ur s e s G ar y f elt t h at, " d e s pit e t h e N ati o n al s ur v e y t h at
i n di c at e d t h at m o st st u d e nt s w a nt e d s h ort er c o ur s e s, o ur
S q u a dr o n' s l o n g er c o ur s e s of 6 t o 8 w e e k s ar e q uit e p o p ul ar
wit h o ur st u d e nt s, a n d t h e y li k e it! "
I a s k e d a b o ut h o w t h e S q u a dr o n g ot t h e w or d o ut a n d G ar y
s ai d, "I n r e a c hi n g o ut t o t h e p u bli c t hi n g s h a v e c h a n g e d
a l ot i n t h e l a st 1 4 y e ar s. T h er e h a v e b e e n bi g c h a n g e s i n
h o w w e pr o m ot e o ur s el v e s. N o w t h er e ar e n o n e w s p a p er
a d s. N o w e v er yt hi n g i s pr o m ot e d vi a t h e i nt er n et a n d s o ci al
m e di a. It i s a v er y diff er e nt w orl d ".
I t h e n a s k e d a b o ut hi s t h o u g ht s a n d f e eli n g s a b o ut hi s
S q u a dr o n' s f ut ur e a n d G ar y s ai d, "I n 2 0 0 1 o ur m e m b er s hi p
w a s 6 0, a n d t o d a y it i s 1 0 5 a n d t h at i s a g o o d n u m b er.
H o w e v er, t h er e i s a pr o bl e m g etti n g n e w v ol u nt e er s t o s er v e
o n o ur Bri d g e. Ri g ht n o w w e all pit c h i n t o g et t hi n g s d o n e,
s o at o ur n e xt A G M w e will b e r e a c hi n g o ut a g ai n. I w o ul d
al s o w a nt t o r et ai n or i m pr o v e o ur M e m b er s hi p n u m b er s,
wit h t h e r et e nti o n of t h e ol d, attr a ct n e w o n e s, e n c o ur a g e
m or e i n v ol v e m e nt i n o ur S q u a dr o n a cti viti e s a n d b o o st o ur
c o ur s e e nr ol m e nt n u m b er s a n d i m pr o v e o ur c o m m u nit y
o utr e a c h. "
S o y o u c a n s e e t h at A v al o n S q u a dr o n, t h o u g h l o c at e d o ut i n
t h e f ar e a st of o ur n ati o n, i s v er y m u c h ali v e a n d v er y w ell
s er v e d b y it s c urr e nt C o m m a n d er. H e i s i n t o u c h wit h n ot
o nl y t h e l o c al p o p ul ati o n of St. J o h n' s b ut t h e w h ol e i sl a n d
of N e wf o u n dl a n d a s w ell. 

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting June 2019

At the Helm: Precious Memories
Special Feature: Could You Lease Your New Yacht?
Travel Destination: Port Severn’s Historic Lock 45
The Galley Guys: Scheuermann Vineyard & Winery
DIY/Tech: Gasoline Containing Ethanol.
Travel Destination: A Water Wonderland
DIY/Tech: Kingston Anchors
Seamanship: Good Samaritans - Rules and Risks
Power Review: Yamaha WaveRunner FX Cruiser SVHO
The Port Hole: June 2019
Power Review: Wellcraft 242 Fisherman
Power Review: Four Winns HD 180
Crossing the Line: Gently Down the Stream
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Intro
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - At the Helm: Precious Memories
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 4
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 5
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Special Feature: Could You Lease Your New Yacht?
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 7
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 8
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 9
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 10
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 11
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Travel Destination: Port Severn’s Historic Lock 45
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 13
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 14
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 15
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - The Galley Guys: Scheuermann Vineyard & Winery
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 17
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 18
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - DIY/Tech: Gasoline Containing Ethanol.
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Travel Destination: A Water Wonderland
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 21
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 22
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 23
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - DIY/Tech: Kingston Anchors
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 25
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 26
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 27
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Seamanship: Good Samaritans - Rules and Risks
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 29
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Power Review: Yamaha WaveRunner FX Cruiser SVHO
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 31
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - 32
Canadian Yachting June 2019 - The Port Hole: June 2019
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Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Power Review: Wellcraft 242 Fisherman
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Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Power Review: Four Winns HD 180
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Canadian Yachting June 2019 - Crossing the Line: Gently Down the Stream
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