Burnside Community Overview

Home to 6,000 residents, Burnside Gorge is a neighbourhood of varied uses.

This neighbourhood is home to the Cecilia Ravine Sports Court and Bike Skills Park, Point Ellice House Museum, the Selkirk Trestle and Selkirk Waterway development. The Gorge Rowing and Paddling Club is located along the Selkirk Waterway.

Burnside Gorge also has much of the City's industrial and commercial property with warehouse and distribution centres, car dealerships, a regional shopping centre, hotels and motels. The City's Public Works yard and the BC Transit transfer station are also located here.

The residents of Burnside Gorge are served by the Burnside Gorge Community Association, housed in the Burnside Gorge Community Centre.

Burnside Gorge is located immediately north of downtown - a gateway to Victoria, traversed by a number of major traffic corridors.

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burnside Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
4 UVic / Downtown
6 Royal Oak Exch / Downtown
8 Interurban / Tillicum Mall / Oak Bay
9 Royal Oak / UVic
10 James Bay / Royal Jubilee
14 Vic General / UVic
22 Vic General / Hillside Mall
65 Sooke / Downtown via Westhills
75 Saanichton / Royal Oak / Downtown

Burnside Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     9$750$1450$1040
Total Rentals     9$750$1450$1040

Burnside Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Long & McQuade Musical Instruments
756 Hillside Avenue, Victoria
0.61 km
Securiguard Services Ltd
2750 Quadra Street, Victoria
0.97 km
Vancouver Island School of Art
2549 Quadra Street, Victoria
1.18 km
Victoria Montessori Preschool
1250 Highrock Avenue, Victoria
1.34 km
Global Village English Centres - GV Victoria
1290 Broad Street #200, Victoria
1.66 km
Oak and Orca Bioregional School
2738 Higgins Street, Victoria
1.72 km
GEOS Languages Plus Victoria
1207 Douglas Street #225, Victoria
1.77 km
Saferway Driver Training School Ltd.
800 Viewfield Road, Victoria
1.80 km
Insignia College
759 Courtney Street #100, Victoria
2.15 km
Victoria High School
1260 Grant Street, Victoria
2.27 km
Cedar Hill Golf Course
1400 Derby Road, Victoria
2.62 km
1340 Balmoral Road, Victoria
2.62 km
Michelle Rubin Yoga
202-1600 Bay Street, Victoria
2.83 km
Alert First-Aid
2780 Richmond Road, Victoria
3.28 km
Girls' Alternative Program
3.44 km
St. Michaels University School
3400 Richmond Road, Victoria
3.55 km
Victoria College Of Art
1625 Bank Street, Victoria
3.56 km
Pacific Christian Secondary School
654 Agnes Street, Victoria
3.73 km
Glenlyon Norfolk School – Middle and Senior Schools
801 Bank Street, Victoria
3.87 km
Oak Bay Secondary
2121 Cadboro Bay Road, Victoria
4.19 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Burnside Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Vic West Toy Lending Library
943 Fullerton Avenue, Victoria
1.31 km
Emily Carr Branch Library
3521 Blanshard Street #101, Victoria
1.71 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Emily Carr Branch
101, 3521 Blanshard Street, Victoria
1.71 km
Culture Library Ministry of Small Business Tourism & Culture
800 Johnson Street, Victoria
1.74 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Central Branch
735 Broughton Street, Victoria
2.01 km
Victoria Courthouse Library
850 Burdett Avenue, Victoria
2.19 km
Legislative Library of British Columbia
501 Belleville Street, Victoria
2.33 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Saanich Centennial Branch
3110 Tillicum Road, Victoria
2.40 km
Bc Library Svc Branch
620 Superior Street, Victoria
2.47 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - sxʷeŋxʷəŋ təŋəxʷ James Bay Branch
385 Menzies Street, Victoria
2.53 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Esquimalt Branch
1231 Esquimalt Road, Victoria
3.20 km
VIHA Library Services
1952 Bay Street, Victoria
3.49 km
Library Media Centre
3.76 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Nellie McClung Branch
Nellie McClung Branch, 3950 Cedar Hill Road, Victoria
4.13 km
View Royal Reading Centre
266 Island Highway, Victoria
4.15 km
View Royal Public Library Association
45 Royal Ave View, Victoria
4.16 km
Fairfield Branch
1839 Fairfield Road (rear Courtyard), Victoria
4.29 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Oak Bay Branch
1442 Monterey Avenue, Victoria
4.59 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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