SWOA members are invited to attend the display and launching of a new Search and Rescue Vessel the “Tolonen”. After ten years of service at RCMSAR Station 35 in Victoria the Tolonen is being transferred to RCMSAR Station 106 Shuswap, based out of Sicamous. It is presently nearing the completion of it’s refit and is scheduled to arrive at the Shuswap on 2 August 2017. On 5 August it will be “shown off” during the District of Sicamous “Sun and Sand” parade and Community BBQ, then launched into the Shuswap to begin service here.
See link below for further details.