New regional park opens with picnic

The newest regional park will open in Nanoose Bay next weekend.

  • Jun. 11, 2011 3:00 p.m.

The newest regional park will open in Nanoose Bay next weekend.

The Regional District of Nanaimo hosts a family picnic from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. on June 18 to mark the official opening of Moorecroft Regional Park.

The schedule includes a picnic in the meadow until 1 p.m., opening ceremonies from 1-1:30 p.m. and family activities from 1:30-3 p.m.

Free shuttle buses will run every 20 minutes from Nanoose Bay Elementary School to the park and back. There will be no public parking available at Moorecroft Regional Park.

For more information, please call 250-248-3252 or 1-888-828-2069.