About The Discovery
Passage Aquarium

Come and check out the wonderful diversity of life within our rocky tide pools, kelp forests, and eelgrass beds! There are many interactive opportunities with knowledgeable and friendly staff to stay engaged and entertained.

Come Visit Us

Aquarium Day Passes

BUY DAY PASSES

Aquarium Season Passes

BUY SEASON PASSES

Our Objective

The Aquarium makes visible the wonders of our local marine life through hands-on experiences and expert interpretation. With the establishment of the Aquarium and subsequent projects, DPAS aims to enhance knowledge, appreciation, and stewardship of our natural resources and ecosystems.

We are a Registered Charity

DONATE HERE

Discovery Passage Aquarium Staff

Ricky Belanger

Aquarium Curator and Manager

Ricky is a long-time marine enthusiast, recently graduated from the University of Victoria. He has found a home for his passions at the Discovery Passage Aquarium, where he uses his skills as a freediver, biologist, and public speaker to foster literacy and appreciation for local sea life.

Board of Directors

Naomi Tabata

President

Monica Stewardson

Vice President

Erica Chan-Lafrance

Treasurer

Elan Downey

Secretary

Lorrie Bewza

Director

Dave Ewart

Director

Bruce Izard

Director

Amanda Jane

Director

Ryan Krasman

Director

Vaughan Raymond

Director

Sponsors

A big THANK YOU to all of our supporters and sponsors. Without your help, we would not be able to do all of the work that we do in our community. The Discovery Passage Aquarium is a non-profit society, registered as a charity with Revenue Canada (#801263484RR001) and we are happy to provide tax-deductible receipts for your donation or sponsorship.

SEE A LIST OF OUR SPONSORS

Employment Opportunities

Volunteers

LEARN MORE ABOUT VOLUNTEERING