Heriot Bay, Quadra Island

Cortes Radio has several long-term, loyal sponsors who have been sponsoring individual shows. These are acknowledged by the DJ on air, and that will continue. But our new sponsorship program invites businesses to sponsor not just a show, but the station.

Our Sponsors

Cortes Recycling Centre

“It is the mission of the Cortes Recycling Centre—located at 1300 Squirrel Cove Road (halfway between Squirrel Cove Harbour and Mary Point Road)—to promote the three R’s: reducing, reusing and recycling. Our goal is to educate, encourage and provide examples on how to incorporate the 3 R’s into every day life. Our aim is a cleaner, greener island and our hope is to spread this message worldwide.” Phone: 250-935-6329 (Read More}

Gorge Harbour Marina

Tucked along the north west shore of the very scenic Gorge Harbour, on Cortes Island, guests can enjoy all the beauty that the west coast of British Columbia in a comfortable resort setting. There are many ways to enjoy the Gorge Harbour Marina Resort. We offer both full service and rustic campsites, newly outfitted trailers, a poolside cottage, spacious lodge rooms and a full service marina. (Read More) Tel: (250) 935-6433; Email (for reservations: reserve@gorgeharbour.com

The Harbour Authority of Cortes Island

The Harbour Authority of Cortes Island manages five locations, Cortes Bay, Squirrel Cove Dock, Gorge Harbour Government Dock, Manson’s Landing Dock and Whaletown Dock. All provide safe well-maintained moorage facilities for a wide-ranging group of marine users year round. Each is surrounded by a small community providing plenty of services (except Cortes Bay which has no service) and many things to see and do. (Read moreJenny Hartwick, Harbour Manager: Email: hacimgr@gmail.com; Phone:250-935-0007

Heriot Bay Inn

The Heriot Bay Inn is located on Quadra Island, one of the idyllic Northern Gulf Islands. Quadra Island is just a 10 minute ferry ride from Campbell River off the central east coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. (Read MoreEmail: info@heriotbayinn.com; Phone: 250-285-3322; Toll-free (in North America): 1-888-605-4545

Heriot Bay - Tru Value

Heriot Bay on Quadra Island hosts the most northerly Tru Value store. Heriot Bay is a picturesque harbour facing the Coast Mountains, home of the historic Heriot Bay Inn and a constellation of waterfront resorts, adventure tour outfitters and a close knit island neighbourhood. Heriot Bay is also the gateway to Cortes and the outer islands in the Discovery group. (Read More) Phone: 250-285-2436

Marine Dental Clinic

The Marine Dental Clinic at Whaletown Dock will be open September 11-22; October 9-20; Nov 6-17 and Dec 4-15, 2017. For an appointment, Please call the clinic and leave a message: 250-935-6471 Or. email Linda Kovacs.

Ocean Pacific Marine & Boatyard

The boatyard specializes in the repair and maintenance of both commercial and pleasure craft up to 110 tons. They also offer haulout and boat storage service, so you can stay high and dry during the winter. (Read MoreThe Marine Store and Chandlery has Knowledgeable staff and over 200 leading marine brands, conveniently located at the entrance to Desolation Sound in Campbell River, BC. (Read More) Toll-free: 1-800-663-2294; Phone: 250 286-1011

Quadra Island Building Supplies

We are your first-stop for all building needs on Quadra Island and the surrounding area. Explore our website, visit our store, or give us call: 1-250-285-3221; Toll free: 1-877-585-3221; Email: sales@quadrabuilders.com (Read More)

Quathiaski Cove Tru Value Foods

Manager Stuart McKean has always been a great believer in stocking local produce wherever possible and making what you’d find in larger communities available to Island residents.Stuart always puts the customer first and says: “If you don’t see it on the shelves, just ask, and we’ll do our best to get it for you!” (Read More) Phone 250-285-3391 Email: qcove@truvaluefoods.com

Squirrel Cove General Store

Our store is a nod to a time before big box retail and online shopping. We offer the complete package: food & liquor, fuel, propane, hardware, fishing gear, marine supplies, garden supplies, housewares, gifts & art, clothing and accessories. (Read More) Phone: 250-935-6327; Email: squirrelcovetrading@yahoo.ca

Twincomm Communications

Within a supportive and environmentally conscious workplace, Twincomm provides reliable and affordable service to Desolation Sound and surrounding Islands through exceptional customer service. (Read More) Tech Support and Inquiries: 1-866-446-6004 ext 0;
Customer Account Inquiries: 1-866-446-6004 ext 1; Email (via website)

To Become A Sponsor

As we build our sponsorship base, we build a regular income to meet our regular operating expenses.

If your business would like to become a sponsor, please contact the station at cortesradio@gmail.com,  leave a message at 250 935-0200, or mail

Cortes Community Radio
PO Box 210
Manson’s Landing, BC, V0P 1K0

Click here to see a sample of our sponsorship contract.

Top Image Credit: Heriot Bay, Quadra Island by upyernoz via Flickr (CC BY SA, 2.0 License)