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OBSR 30th Anniversary Dinner
SARSCENE 2007 + CCGA(P) Open House
Collage 2004-06
Tall Ships 2005
OBSR-SAREX 2005
Survival Suit Training 2005
Helicopter SAREX 2004
Oak Bay Tea Party 2004
Swiftsure 2004
Annual Dinner 2004
Canada Day 2003 - Victoria Harbour
Fire Extinguisher Training
New Recruit Orientations
PFD Training
2003 - Annual Picnic Photo Gallery
RHIOT School
Sea Trials
Boat Dedication




OBSRS 30th Anniversary Dinner Photo Gallery Series

December 18, 2008

Here's a series of pictures taken of Oak Bay Sea Rescue Society's 30th Anniversary Dinner at Royal Victoria Yacht Club, Victoria, BC. Special thanks to Jurgen Pokrandt for contributing the photos.

OBSRS 30th Anniversary Dinner Photo Gallery


SARSCENE 2007 + Open House Photo Gallery Series

Oct 17-20, 2007

Here's a series of pictures taken at SARSCENE 2007: Canada's national search and rescue conference Oct 17-20, 2007 at Victoria, BC. Thanks to Jurgen Pokrandt for contributing the photos.

SARSCENE 2007 + CCGA(P) Open House Photo Gallery


OBSR 2004-2006 Photo Gallery Series

2004 - 2006

Here's a series of pictures showing all aspects of Oak Bay Sea Rescue / CCGA Unit 33 taken over the past 3 years. Thanks to Jurgen Pokrandt for contributing the photos.

2004-2006 - OBSR 2004-2006 Photo Gallery


Victoria Tall Ships Festival Series

June 23-26th, 2005

Here's a series of pictures taken from the Tall Ship Festival in June 2005 at Victoria's Inner Harbour. Thanks to Tall Ships Victoria 2005, Ken Stratford, Bernard Brown, The American Sail Training Association, George Baracos, Shayne Nilsson and Jeremy Warren for contributing the photos.

2005 - Victoria Tall Ships Photo Gallery


OBSR SAREX Training 2005 Series

February 12-13th, 2005

Here's a series of pictures taken from our February 2005 SAR Exercise at Mary Tod Island. Thanks to Lincoln Turner for contributing the photos.

2005 - OBSR Search and Rescue Exercise Photo Gallery


Survival Suit Training 2005 Series

January 19th, 2005

Here's a series of pictures taken of Survival Training in Oak Bay pool. Thanks to Doug Grant for contributing the photos.

2005 - Survival Suit Training Photo Gallery


Helo SAREX 2004 Series

November 12th, 2004

Here's a series of pictures taken of a Helicopter SAR Exercise off of Beacon Hill. Thanks to Lincoln Turner and Noel Hay for contributing the photos.

2004 - Helo SAREX Photo Gallery


Oak Bay Tea Party 2004 Series

June 5-6th, 2004

Here are a series of pictures taken from the 2004 Oak Bay Tea Party. Thanks to Lincoln Turner for contributing the photos.

2004 - Oak Bay Tea Party Photo Gallery


Swiftsure 2004 Race Series

May 29th, 2004

Here are a series of pictures taken at the start of Swiftsure 2004. Thanks to Lincoln Turner for contributing the photos.

2004 - Swiftsure Race Photo Gallery


Unit 33 Dinner Series

February 28th, 2004

Here are a series of pictures taken at the Unit's 2004 annual dinner. Thanks to Lincoln Turner for contributing the photos.

2004 - Annual Dinner Photo Gallery


Canada Day 2003 - Victoria Harbour, BC

July 1st, 2003

Photos of the Canada Day Fireworks at the harbour in Victoria, BC. Thanks to Glenn Barker for contributing the photos.

Canada Day Fireworks! Canada Day Fireworks! Canada Day Fireworks!



Fire Extinguisher Training

June 2nd, 2003

Photos of Aux 33 members with Oak Bay Fire Department practicing with fire extinguishers at RVYC. Thanks to Rufus Stewart for contributing the photos.

Oak Bay Fire Department explaining procedures. A jubilant JC. Attacking the fire.
Pulling the pin... Oak Bay''s Finest...
Lincoln suppressing the fire.



New Recruit Orientation Series

March 8th, 2003

Photos from a recent new recruit orientation at Oak Bay Marina. Thanks to Lincoln Turner for contributing the photos.

March 10, 2003 Oak Bay News Press Release: The Oak Bay Unit of the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary welcomed the first volunteers to complete the new Orientation Training, March 8th, 2003. The training qualifies them to crew the Unit's dedicated Fast Response Vessel and contribute to the Unitís Search and Rescue duties. In addition to the initial Orientation Training, crew-members will learn boat-handling skills, towing techniques, marine radio communication, navigation and marine first aid. Their responsibility is to apply these skills when they are on-call one week out of every four. Thanks to the dedication of 40 active members the Unit is able to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

New Recruit Orientation



Unit 33 PFD Training Series

February 3rd, 2002

Here are a series of pictures taken at Oak Bay Pool re: Personal Flotation Device Testing/Training.   Thanks to George Baracos for contributing the photos.

PFD Training Photo Gallery




Unit 33 Picnic Series

August 10th, 2003

Here are a series of pictures taken at the Unit's 2003 picnic on Discovery Island. A fun time was had by all.  Thanks to Lincoln Turner & Kim Bentzon for contributing the photos.

2003 - Annual Picnic Photo Gallery

August 17th, 2002

Here are a series of pictures taken at the Unit's 2002 picnic on Discovery Island.   Thanks to George Baracos for contributing the photos.

2002 Picnic 2002 Picnic 2002 Picnic
2002 Picnic



RHIOT School Series

January 23-30th, 2001

Photos from a 2001 RHIOT School (Rigid Hull Inflatable Operators Training) class at Bamfield. Thanks to Kim Bentzon for contributing the photos.

View from classroom RHIOT candidates Personnel recovery
RHIOT1 preping to flip RHIOT4 RHIOT4 being flipped over... over...
RHIOT4 capsized Rick (left) explaining Right-over procedure Kim (Unit 33)
Ian (Unit 63), Terry (Navy) and Bill (instructor/helm) Another view of RHIOT4 being capsized Dragging RHIOT4 in prep to re-right
Crew clear - Cox''n about to pull the handle... RHIOT4 re-righting itself RHI fully re-righted
Station keeping Station keeping 733''s pacing the 'Cape Calvert'
View of Bamfield CG Station Kim on RHIOT''s 1 & 2 ...More photos to come!


New Boat Sea Trial Series

December, 2000

Here is a series taken during sea trials of the new boat.   Thanks to Rufus Stewart for contributing the photos.

View of Oak Bay Sea Rescue FRV View of Oak Bay Sea Rescue and Jack Groves Sea Trials
Sea Trials Sea Trials Sea Trials
Sea Trials Sea Trials

New Boat Dedication Series

December 17th, 2000

Here is a series taken at the Dedication for the new boat. The series shows the dedication ceremony and launch.  Thanks to all for contributing the photos.

New Boat Launch / Dedication Photo Gallery





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