Rotary water park ready to open Saturday

Everyone is invited to come check out the new whale water-feature.

Rotarian Edwin ‘Wynn’ Taylor puts a fresh coat of paint on the Oak Bay Rotary Water Park sign prior to its opening this weekend.

Rotarian Edwin ‘Wynn’ Taylor puts a fresh coat of paint on the Oak Bay Rotary Water Park sign prior to its opening this weekend.

The Oak Bay Rotary Water Park is re-opening on Saturday, May 19 (weather permitting). Everyone is invited to come check out the new whale water-feature.

There is also a contest to help Oak Bay Recreation staff name this new blue whale. Ballots are available at the Oak Bay and Henderson Recreation Centres. The new name will be announced at the free Celebrate Canada event which runs from noon to 2 p.m. on Friday, June 29 on the lawn of Oak Bay municipal hall.

The Oak Bay Rotary Water Park is located in Carnarvon Park, 2801 Henderson Rd.