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Shearwater has been providing a wide variety of marine services on the Central Coast of BC for 70 years.

Our shipyard has gained an excellent reputation as a reliable facility for both minor and major boat repairs.

Shearwater's 70 ton travel lift for boats of all sizesOur skilled staff include heavy duty mechanics, small engine mechanics, steel and aluminum welders, fabricators, and fiberglass experts. We are able to build or repair virtually anything! And Shearwater’s 70 ton travel lift can easily haul most power and sail boats.
Come cruise the remote Inside Passage and Central Coast area with the confidence of knowing that should the unexpected happen, and a breakdown occur, that Shearwater will have your problem taken care of and have you back underway in no time!

Shearwater is a licensed Volvo-Penta Sales & Service center.


Shipyard Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Closed Saturdays and Sundays

***Please Note: Closed 12-00 pm to 1:00 pm each day for lunch***

Winter/Spring hours  

Fishermen’s Bar & Grill Restaurant

Sunday – Thursday
Friday – Saturday
7:00 am – 8:30 pm
 7:00 am – 9:00 pm

Fishermen’s Pub

Sunday – Thursday
Friday – Saturday

 11:00 am – Midnight
11:00 am – Midnight

 Marine Hardware Store

Monday – Friday
 8:00 am – 5:30pm (Closed 12 – 1pm for lunch)
10:00 am – 4:30pm (Closed 12:30 – 1pm for lunch)

 Grocery Store

Monday – Friday
 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
 Note: Closed every second Monday until 1:00 pm for freight

Canada Post & Sears

 Monday – Saturday

  9:00 am – 5:00 pm



8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Fuel Dock

8:00 am – 6:00 pm   (After hours call-outs available for $25)


 Monday – Friday
Saturday – Sunday

8:00 am – 5:00 pm  (Note: Closed between Noon - 1:00 pm)

Labour Rate: $100 per hour.

TRAVEL LIFT – HAUL OUT CHARGES: (includes launching)
Minimum up to 30 ft. overall length $250
30 ft. to 34 ft. $300
35 ft. to 39 ft. $375
40 ft. to 44 ft. $475
45 ft. to 49 ft. $525
50 ft. to 54 ft. $600
55 ft. to 60 ft. $675
Over 60 ft. Negotiable – minimum - $775


For shipyard inquiries please contact
Al Tite at 250-957-2305 - Ext #2 or email: al@shearwater.ca

HAUL OUT: Includes hauling, parking, blocking and launching. 70 ton travel lift at Shearwater Resort & Marina in British Columbia

Minimum one day’s storage charges apply when the vessel is removed from slings and blocked.

SURCHARGES: Labour will be charged by the hour for abnormal haul outs, special sling arrangements or special blocking. The travel lift c/w operator is charged out at $200 per hour for special yard moves or lifts.

IMPORTANT: Shearwater Marine is not responsible for sling damage on haul outs. The vessel owner or authorized representative must approve position of slings prior to lifting.

no job to small for the 70 ton travel lift at Shearwater Resort   We can haul out all sizes no job too small for Shearwater   the 70 ton travel lift in progress at Shearwater Resort & Marina

TRAILER – HAUL OUT CHARGE: (includes launching)
Punts & Speedboats  $150

Long term dry land storage is available for those wishing to leave their boats for a longer period of time.

STORAGE (per ft overall length, outside unless otherwise noted)
Daily rate   $2
Daily rate inside hanger $5
Monthly rate $12
Prepaid long term monthly   (min. 6 months) $11
Daily electricity, 15 Amps $5
Daily electricity, 30 Amps $10
All storage charges are payable monthly and payable in full before launching. Accounts that become 30 days delinquent will automatically increase to the daily rate.

IMPORTANT – All customers must read and agree to the Shearwater Resort and Marina Shipyard Policy - available at the main office.

For shipyard inquiries please contact
Al Tite at 250-957-2305 - Ext #2 or email: al@shearwater.ca

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