Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

January 25, 2012 13:59 ET

Media Advisory: The Canadian Coast Guard Celebrates its 50th Anniversary in Sidney, B.C.

SIDNEY, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2012) - Members of the media are invited to take part in festivities to celebrate the Canadian Coast Guard's 50th birthday at the Institute of Ocean Sciences in Sidney, British Columbia.

The Canadian Coast Guard's 50th anniversary year will offer Canadians an opportunity to celebrate the history of this Canadian institution.

Media are invited to attend the celebration.
Tours of Coast Guard operations at the Institute will be provided for interested media.

Date: Thursday, January 26, 2012
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: DFO Institute of Ocean Sciences
9860 West Saanich Road
Sidney, B.C.
Media should enter through the dockyard gate.

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