A well established community located west of Victoria is home to the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Pacific Naval Fleet. Contributing largely to the economy of Victoria is the Canadian Forces Bases which employs over 7000 individuals (4000 military and 3000 civilian).
The highly sought after Rockheights and Saxe Point residential neighbourhoods are home to higher end quality homes, many of which enjoy ocean views and waterfront properties. Play golf at the top notch Gorge Vale Golf course, go whale watching, visit the many parks, or stroll along the Songhees walkway to downtown Victoria.
Find out more about the Township of Esquimalt here.