Become an Oak Bay Local

For over 4 years, OBL has been the connector for the community, bringing together neighbours to talk about what’s happening in our backyard, share stories, and hear about what really matters.

You've known about our FB group, but did you know we also have a free weekly newsletter? That's right, we are sharing even more stories about Oak Bay by spotlighting the makers and creators in our community, and uncovering what's happening.Subscribe to our weekly newsletter to get a list of community events and a recap of what people in Oak Bay are talking about, every Friday.

Trusted by over 13,000 people in the community.

“Oak Bay Local was founded to get locals talking and excited about what their community has to offer. We're all about supporting local businesses and sparking connections with one another. Oak Bay Local keeps community members up-to-date with news and events that matter-with a little something for everyone.”

Julie Helms
Founder and Community Manager
Supporting community reporting
for Oak Bay by Oak Bay