Explore your parks, trails and playgrounds! You could win some great prizes!


  1. Each Wednesday from May 2 to July 31, follow the Golden Bucket each week by watching for a new clue on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and on our website.
  2. Use the clue to find the Golden Bucket hidden in one of our parks or playgrounds.
  3. Once you find the Golden Bucket, you will find a question or a challenge related to that particular location in it.
  4. Email the answer to the question or a photo of you completing the challenge to parksandrecreation@nanaimo.ca to qualify to win some great weekly prizes or the GRAND PRIZE of a Kayak Tour for you and 5 of your friends or family courtesy of Coastal Expression Adventure Centre (value of $300)!

Dive right into the search round this lake. To solve the puzzle, some help it may take from a flying friend using echo-location. Find his box, find the pail, start the celebration!


Last updated: May 15, 2018

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