MOVING TO / FROM MILL BAY
Mill Bay - Community Overview
The community of Mill Bay is located on Highway #1, approximately 19 km southeast of Duncan and 40 km north of Victoria. Mill Bay is situated on the southeast shore of Vancouver Island, in the Cowichan Valley and is part of the Cowichan Valley Regional District.
Mill Bay and the surrounding area are home to dairy farmers, loggers and millers. Service personnel run the many business establishments, who cater to vacationers.
The population of Cowichan Regional District numbers approximately 76,929. The population of Mill Bay numbers approximately 3,250.
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Mill Bay has an average July temperature of 17.3°C and an average January temperature of 2.7°C. The average annual precipitation is 1247 mm.
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Mill Bay Nature Park
7 acres of parkland along the ocean, with walking trails, a platform to view Mill Bay and picnic areas.
Mill Bay Community Wharf
A sandy beach that is opened to the public for swimming.