The VREB district of Sidney, part of the Peninsula region, corresponds to the municipal Town of Sidney and is sub-divided into 4 neighbourhoods. Click a coloured area on the map for details. Zoom and drag the map to inspect the section you’re interested in. Use the controls above the map to share or enlarge. View our other maps in the Greater Victoria area using the links on the right.
“Sidney by the Sea” as it is affectionately known, is located about 20 kilometres north of Victoria. It enjoys a temperate climate, natural amenities and friendly community character.
Sidney has extensive waterfront walkways, parks, restaurants and marinas. Sidney has the redeveloped Mary Winspear Community Centre, which includes the 315 seat Charlie White Theatre. Sidney’s popular Thursday evening street market runs through the summer and attracts visitors from around the region.
With its sister municipalities of North Saanich and Central Saanich, Sidney helps fund the nearby Panorama Leisure Centre, which provides indoor tennis, two indoor ice rinks, a large indoor pool and other facilities.
There is daily ferry service to Anacortes, Washington, U.S.A. Sidney is less than two kilometres away from the Victoria International Airport, just a few kilometres from the B.C. Ferry Terminal to Vancouver and only 25 minutes away from downtown Victoria.