BroomBusters
Cut Broom in Bloom
Vancouver Island & BC Mainland's Grassroots
Scotch Broom
Containment Campaign

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2016 Broombusting Events in North Cowichan
WELCOME People of the Cowichan Valley!
Contacts:
General Information. Joanne Sales Director Broombusters Email

Maple Bay: Wendy Macpherson Email
Chemainus & Fuller Lake Arena: Jenny Godfrey: Email

You are welcome to any of these cuts! Wear Sturdy shoes, gloves, and bring water.

Broombusting for 2016 is Now Finished. 


Completed Cuts of 2016

 

April 23, Saturday. 9-11:00.  Transcanada Hwy 1 at Hudson Road. Organized by the Kiwanis Club of Duncan.  Hudson Rd. This is a 600m stretch of road adjacent to the Trans Canada Hwy (TCH) North of Duncan.

 

Maple Bay Fire Hall.  April 30, Saturday.  9:30 - 12:00.  Complete! 

 

Cliffs Road/Banks Road. April 27-May4.  Several days of hard work.  Mission accomplished!

 

Chemainus - May 1-15.  56 hours of cutting in Chemainus this year.  About 10 piles of broom cut and chipped. 

 

Maple Bay - May 16 Mon & May 17 Tuesday. 4-7:00pm  Maple Bay Rd other side of Osprey from the Firehall.

 

Maple Bay - Many hours of individual volunteers cutting along Roads in Maple Bay is bringing the area much closer to broom free. 

 

Thank you to everyone!

 

 

Completed Cuts of 2015
Saturday May 2; 1-3pm Fuller Lake Park. Meet at the tennis courts.
•Monday, May 11. 3:30-5:30. Henry Road at the roundabout & the golf course, with Communities in Bloom.
•May 13, 1-3:00. Fuller Lake Park. Cutting in the field and along the waters edge. The park is complete!

•Maple Bay:  Cuts on Arbutus Road throughout season.

•Sat, May 23, 10-1:00. Maple Bay Fire Hall.

That is the end for this season. Thank you all for helping.


* Please do not cut broom in public places without contacting us, so that we can help with arranging for the chip up and/ or pick up, to let you sign required waivers, and to be sure broom is cut in a way to be successful!


Completed Cuts of 2014
Saturday May 24; 11:30-1:15. Herd Road Bridge Cut.. Look for signs near Herd Road Bridge (near Mays Road). Park safely.

Maple Bay Cut - 1:30 - 3:30. Look for signs at tennis courts in Maple Bay on Herd Road. We'll be cutting on roads, from Arbutus to Genoa Bay Road. Wear safety vests if you have them (we also have some.)

Saturday, May 31. Start at 10:30. Maple Bay Marina on Genoa Bay Road. Contact person: Wendy.

Sunday June 1. 10:00-12:30. Fuller Lake Arena. Lots of broom for everyone. We have tools. Looks like we'll have a good turn out. We welcome you! Contact person: Jenny Godfrey.