2019 Broombusting Events in Nanaimo, Lantzville & Cedar

Contact

North Nanaimo:  Lynn Kropinak  /  Email: lynnkropinak@gmail.com
South Nanaimo:  Judy Borserio  /  Email: borserio@shaw.ca
Lantzville:  Sharon Ahokas  /  Email: sahokas@shaw.ca
After sending an email, you may be referred to Ken Martinson or Pam Agnew.

Cuts are often added during the season.  Check with local organizers.  You do not need to tell them you are coming.  Just show up!  You are welcome at all events.  It does not matter where you live.  Tools are provided.  Wear gloves and sturdy shoes and bring water.

2019 Cuts for Nanaimo

PLEASE NOTE WE BROOMBUST RAIN OR SHINE

April 23, Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30.  6330 McRobb Ave.  Park in the dirt lot behind the building.

April 28, Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Parkway trail.  Park at the Nanaimo Tourism Kiosk at the intersection of Northfield Rd. and Hwy. 19.  Walk along the trail towards  Mostar Rd.for about 10 minutes.

April 30, Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30.   Backyard of 6010 Hammond Bay Rd.  From Hammond Bay Rd. turn onto Brickyard Rd. take your first left on Clayburn Pl. you will see the broom!

May 1, Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30.  The slope Oliver Rd./Old Highway.  Park at Canadian Tire and walk to the corner of Oliver Rd. and the Old Highway 19A.

May 4, Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Linley Point Gyro Park.  Park on Rutherford Rd. and walk in along the trail or park on Linley Valley Drive near the playground and walk in.  Also City of Nanaimo invasive species drop here at this time.

May 8, Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30.  Oceanview Park.  From Hammond Bay Rd. turn onto Yorkshire Terrace, left onto Norton Rd., left onto Laguna Way and drive down to the upper slope of the park on the right.

May 10, Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Noon Third Street Park.  Turn off the Parkway at Jingle Pot Road (where it connects to Third Street) and follow Jingle Pot Road past Third Street Connector. There will be a sign on Jingle Pot Road. Park.

May 11, Saturday, 9:30 am- 11:30.  Sugarloaf Mountain.  From Hammond Bay Rd. turn onto Friar Tuck Way, left onto Sherwood Drive, right onto Marion Way and follow this to the end you will see the staircase up to Sugarloaf Mountain.

May 12, Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.  Parkway Trail.  Park at the Nanaimo Tourism Kiosk intersection at Northfield Rd. and Hwy 19.  Walk along the trail towards Mostar Rd. about 15 min.

June 1, Saturday 10:00 – 12:00.  City of Nanaimo invasive drop at Bowen Park parking lot off of Wall St.

 

 

 

COMPLETED CUTS FOR 2019

April 20, Saturday.  9:00 – 11:30. VIU.  The big hill at College Way and Nanaimo Parkway.

 

2019 Cuts for Lantzville

May 2, Thursday, 9:30-11:30.  Highway Northbound (meet at Lantzville/Owen Rds)

 

May 5, Sunday, 9:30 -11:30.  Petsmart Triangle (meet at Petsmart parking lot)

 

May 9, Thursday, 9:30 -11:30.  Highway Northbound (meet at Lantzville/Owen Rds)

 

May 18, Saturday, 9:30-11:30.  E&N Trail (meet at Ware Rd end of trail)

 

May 23, Thursday, 9:30-11:30.  Highway Northbound (meet at Lantzville/Owen Rds)

 

May 26, Sunday, 9:30-11:30.  Industrial Rd (meet at Ware/Industrial Rds)

 

May 30, Thursday, 9:30-11:30.  Highway Northbound (meet at Lantzville/Owen Rds)

 

Contact Sharon at sahokas@shaw.ca for further details.

COMPLETED CUTS OF 2019