The Opportunity

The citizens of Mayne Island and the Salish Sea have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to preserve a unique natural area known as St. John Point. This 64-acre peninsula at the southeast tip of Mayne Island, features 2.1 kilometers (1.3 miles) of pristine shoreline complete with two beaches, a forest of tall Douglas Firs mixed with magnificent… Read More about “The Opportunity”

  • 75.97%

    Our first goal: $2 Million

  • 35.34%

    Our final goal: $4.3 Million


Let’s get St John Point off the open market as soon as we can, by raising the first $2 million by spring 2017!


Tanzer Overnighter up for auction

Silent Auction to Benefit St. John Point

Looking for a fixer-upper sailboat? Had your eye on a smart 9-foot rowboat? Have we got an auction for you! Mayne Islander Alvan Maxwell and a small group of enthusiastic local boaters have organized a silent auction in support of the Conservancy’s campaign to Save St. John Point. There’s a dinghy up for grabs, a MIG welder and accessories… […]

St. John Point, Mayne Island, BC. Photo by Don Enright.

Announcing Artists on the Point

Calling all artists! We are looking for creative people of all disciplines— painters, printers, photographers, fabric artists, sculptors, musicians, writers, performance artists and more—to participate in the Artists on the Point project. Here’s how it works: interested artists are invited to spend some creative time on the Point on May 6-7 and May 13-14. Artwork inspired […]

Supper and Soiree

Mayne Island Supper and Soirée

Astrid Bellem of Astrid’s Kitchen and others are hosting a series of community feasts to help raise funds for the Mayne Island Conservancy.

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