There are a number of informational cairns throughout Oak Bay identifying points of history or cultural significance.


McNeill Bay Located near the corner of Monterey Ave and Beach Drive, this cairn provides history of Shoal Bay (later McNeill Bay) and the McNeill farm. 

Walbran Park: Cairn and Plaque marking the significance or the early Spanish and English explorers.


At the top of Trafalgar Park (at the lookout along George Terrace), there is a directional marker that points out directions and distances to various geographic points of interest.

First Nations:

Charles Elliot of the Tsartlip Nation designed the Cairns installed throughout Oak Bay. They recognize the First Nation's culturally significant places:

Sahsima – Harpoon Rock, Chinese Cemetery

Chikawich (King George Terrace lookout)

Chikawich and Tliwaynung – Beach Drive by Kitty Islet

Spewhung – Turkey Head, Beach Drive

Sitchanalth – Willows Beach Park seawall

Sungayka – Loon Bay

Thaywun – Bowker Creek Anderson Hill Monument

The Chekonein Family - Cattle Point