– North Saanich Freeride Bike Park AGM

The North Saanich Free Ride Bike Park is holding their annual general meeting at the Mary Winspear Centre (2243 Beacon Ave., Sidney) on Monday November 29th at 7pm. There will be refreshments and door prizes (including one for a free bike tune-up from Goldstream Bicycles). For more information visit www.freeridebc.ca…

– New Hours

Thanks to the many customers who joined us on Sundays and on the summer stats over the last two months. As we head into Autumn we've decided to maintain Sunday openings as long as there is demand for them. Our 8am weekday openings were also a success, so we have…

– Coast Collective Transportation Festival

The Coast Collective Art Gallery at Esquimalt Lagoon is holding a Transportation Festival on Father's Day. Goldstream Bicycles will be there with a few bikes to test ride and to talk about bicycles as transportation. Here is the blurb about the event from the Coast Collective: Transportation Festival Father's Day…

– Historic Half Marathon

Two Goldstream Bicycles staff members will be volunteering for the Historic Half Marathon run at Fort Rodd Hill in Colwood today. Staff member Tristan Carl will be on a Devinci Amsterdam leading the pack of runners, while Steven Hurdle will be bringing up the rear in a Kona Ute.

– HST information

The provincial government intends to create a Harmonized Sales Tax, or HST, by merging the Provincial Sales Tax (PST) with the federal Goods and Services Tax (GST). The merged tax will be 12%, but will have many fewer exemptions than the current PST does. Bicycles, safety equipment, school supplies, energy…