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Willy’s Lane Boat Launch Dates

The following are the opening dates for the 2019 season:

  • Spring: Saturday, Apr 20 to Sunday, May 26
  • Labour Day: Saturday, Aug 31 to Monday, Sept 02
  • Fall: Saturday, Sept 14 to Sunday, Oct 20

Please note: Permission only applies to paid-up FIMLA members for 2019. Gates will be locked at all other times and boats cannot be taken in or out EXCEPT IN AN EMERGENCY. If you have an emergency and must take a boat in or out please contact one of the FIMLA executive to make arrangements. Gates cannot be unlocked for friends or visitors to take boats in or out between the agreed opening dates. Those of you who use the launch are also requested to make a voluntary donation to the Willy’s Lane Road Association of $10 or $15. For info on payment, please contact Marj Peart at

Remember: the launch is on private property, and use is through the generosity of the landowner.

2019 FIMLA Annual General Meeting and BBQ

Saturday, August 3, 2019, from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm


1013 New Island View Lane
Home of Joyce Hodgins and Alan Boyce

Order of Business:

  • 10:30 - 11:00 - Socializing
  • 11:00 - 11:30 - Business Meeting
  • 11:30 - 11:45 - Speaker
  • 11:45 - 14:00 - BBQ and Social Event

Bring a chair, a coffee cup, and your favourite beverage.