Mary Lake Nature Sanctuary



Become a member now!

Be part of a community of people supporting the preservation of vital ecosystems and a Visionary Learning Centre surrounded by nature.

Creating a new connected vision for conservation, and education that brings together western naturalist viewpoints with First Nations wisdom and culture.

A space for like-minded organizations and individuals to gather, rejuvenate and be inspired to protect nature for future generations.

Yearly Memberships:

  • Fulltime Student: $20
  • Individual: $30
  • Family: $45
  • Organizations & Companies: $100

Monthly Donations:  Become designated a Guardian of Mary Lake with monthly donation         of $5 which includes a membership.

GVGS Members receive:

      • Free admission to the monthly walks.
      • Front of the Line invites to events and special discounts.
      • Our bi-monthly newsletter to keep you updated about our conservation efforts and events by email or post.
      • Voting privileges at our Annual General Meeting.

How your membership helps:

Having more members provides our non profit team with a foundation to do the work we do to maintain the Nature Sanctuary and create this special centre of learning.

Increased community support helps us successfully meet the criteria for receiving grants.

Every member is a necessary part of our efforts to create this natural legacy for our future generations.


Ways to Become a New GVGS Member        or Renew Membership

Mail / In Person / Online


Please download and print our Membership Form

Send it with your cheque by mail to:

Greater Victoria Greenbelt Society

499 Millstream Lake Rd.

Victoria B.C. V9B 6H5

In Person:

Fill out a Membership Form here or at our events and make your payment by cash or cheque.


Online: By Credit Card  


To pay with a credit card through PayPal without a Paypal account click on the “Pay with a credit or Visa debit card” link. Examples on mobile and desktop are shown below. All transactions are handled through the secure Paypal portal on SSL, not the Mary Lake Connections website.


Step 1: click on blue arrow to select type of membership
Step 2: click on “Buy Now” button
On the second screen click “Continue”
On the third screen click “Pay with a credit card or Visa Debit Card”
The on the final screen fill in the info and click the “Pay Now” button

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Mary Lake Nature Sanctuary

1772 Millstream Rd,
Victoria, BC V9B 6E4

Greater Victoria Greenbelt Society

499 Millstream Lake Rd.
Victoria, BC. V9B 6H5
Registered Charity BN: 11894 6953 RR0001

WSÁNEC Coast Salish

Mary Lake lies within the traditional territories of the WSÁNEC (Saanich) Coast Salish Peoples.

​We recognize the integral role the ancestors of the WSÁNEC Coast Salish Peoples have played as past stewards of the Mary Lake and Highlands lands.

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