Corbett’s Corner Green Space

Corbett’s Corner Green Space is in the seaside community of Oak Bay, one of thirteen areas of the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. It is at the junction of Oak Bay Avenue with Newport Road. Saint David Street is also at this junction. The green space was apparently named after Scottish dentist Corbett and his wife as memorial and it marks the intersection of three streets in Oak Bay. It is developed with triangle shaped garden bed containing several small plantings that is surrounded by a grass covered area. Haynes Park, Brighton Green Space and Windsor Park are nearby.

Geographic Location N48º 25’ 34”  W123º 18’ 38”

Corbett’s Corner Green Space can be reached from the Trans-Canada Highway. Continue along the Hwy 1 into Victoria as it becomes Douglas Street. Turn off Douglas onto Hillside Avenue to head east. Stay on Hillside Avenue as it becomes Lansdowne Road. Continue along Lansdowne Road to reach Foul Bay Road. Turn right onto Foul Bay Road and continue to Oak Bay Avenue. Turn left on to Oak Bay Avenue and continue to the curve of the road as it changes names to Newport Avenue. The green space is at this junction. There is street parking. City buses travel along Oak Bay Avenue and Newport Avenue.

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