Breakwater closure due to weather conditions 

What:    Breakwater closure 

When:  Effective January 9, 2024 

Why:     Due to current and forecasted weather conditions, and out of an abundance of precaution, the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority (GVHA) has closed the Breakwater upper and lower pathways.  

GVHA will continue to monitor conditions and reopen the Breakwater when it is safe. 


About the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority
The Greater Victoria Harbour Authority (GVHA) is a community-based, not-for-profit organization that is committed to the stewardship and sustainable growth of Victoria’s dynamic working harbour. GVHA owns and operates several high-profile community amenities, including the Ogden Point Breakwater, Inner Harbour lower causeway, Fisherman’s Wharf and Ship Point Pier.

GVHA is certified as a Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business Silver Member. Silver Members recognize the value of working with Indigenous communities and showing outcomes that have made a difference, including investment in communities, people, employment programs and business partnerships.

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