11th Annual Chamber 
Golf  Classic
June 15th 2018 at Cottonwood!  The weather is on our side, there is still time to hop on a team or enter a team!  Call 250-245-2112

The Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic brings your networking to a whole new level. As a Chamber member, this event provides an excellent opportunity to network over lunch, on the course, and during dinner. Every year we look forward to seeing some familiar faces as well as making some new friends.
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Thank you to our TITLE SPONSOR, the Ladysmith & District Credit Union and to our Tournament Sponsors, 
Nanaimo Airport and Re/Max Ocean Pointe Realty 

Thank you to our 2018 Hole Sponsors: 
Cottonwood Golf Course
Ladysmith Chemainus Chronicle
Integra Tire Ladysmith
Jennifer Ostle Notary Corp.
Ladysmith Home Hardware & Building Centre
Ladysmith Skillz Martial Arts & Fitness
LCU Insurance
Mile Zero Motorsports
Old Town Bakery
Panago Pizza
Riot Brewing
Take 5 Publications
TimberWest Forest Corp.
TLH Developments
Vancouver Island Motorsports Circuit
Veridis Plumbing & Heating
WildPlay Elements Park
Xtend Rentals & Safety
Thank you to all businesses who generously donated prizes for our Live and Silent Auction and for our Golf Prizes  Click here to view the full list.

A policy on Abandoned Vessels put forward by Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce and Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce passes at BC Chamber AGM

A policy calling for increased oversight and accountability with regard to removing and/or recycling abandoned vessels  has passed at the BC Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting and Conference in Kamloops.  The Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce co-authored this policy with the Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce.   "Ladysmith has seen its fair share of issues related to abandoned and derelict vessels", said Mark Drysdale, Executive Director of the Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce.   READ MORE...

Town of Ladysmith
  • LADYSMITH WATERFRONT AREA PLAN HONOURED FOR PLANNING EXCELLENCE:  Ladysmith has received another prestigious award, this time for planning excellence for the Town's new Waterfront Area Plan. Read more here  http://ow.ly/h8so30krGXt 
  • 2018 Elections Workshop:  Interested in learning more about the elections process? Attend our elections workshop on June 26 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. at City Hall. Read More...
Ladysmith Downtown Business Association
  • The next Membership meeting is Thurs, June 21, 2018, at 7:30 am. It will be held at the Waterfront Art Gallery. Entry is on the front of the building, go upstairs (turn right and come through to office if we are not in the gallery on the left).     
  • Ladysmith Hill Dash June 16, 2018.  Put together a team of 4 to compete in Ladysmith's 2018 Hill Dash today. We look forward to seeing you at the start line.  Read More...
"SONIC" | Hedgehog Films Inc
Filming in Ladysmith September 2018

Sonic the Hedgehog, a big-budget, major motion picture will begin filming in Ladysmith this fall.  This will be an exciting opportunity for our community but some disruptions and inconvenience should be expected.  To minimize these concerns please see the communique below from the film's Location Manager.   The Chamber of Commerce will do our very best to pass along any information we receive about this endeavor and we will try to assist in making the project as successful, fun and painless as possible for everyone.


Vancouver Island Economic Alliance has launched Island Good, a campaign designed to raise awareness, improve access, and increase demand for Island made and Island grown food products. Shoppers can identify Island Good options by looking for the colorful Island Good shelf messaging. Look for the Island Good tags at Thrifty Foods, Country Grocer, Quality Foods and 49th Parallel Grocery locations across Vancouver Island.

Cowichan 2018 BC Summer Games 
Show your Colours ~ Volunteer Today! 

Call for volunteers! The BC Summer Games will take place in the Cowichan Valley, including Ladysmith, in July and 3000 volunteers are needed leading up to and during the Games. Register online at

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BC Chamber Survey Launch! 
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We want to know what's on your mind when it comes to labour market issues in BC. 

The BC Chamber and the Government of BC have jointly developed this survey to capture your detailed insights into workforce challenges in BC.
It shouldn't take more than 3-5 minutes.

Ensure your voice is heard by completing this survey

Visitor Centre Update

Visitor Centre Hours:  We are now operating   
Monday through Saturday from 9:30 am until 4:00 pm.  
July and August hours will be Daily from 9:30am until 5:00pm .
Whats Happening in Ladysmith!
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Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce
33 Roberts Street, Ladysmith, BC.  V9G 1A4