Sunnybrae Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Relative Location: N side of Salmon Arm, Shuswap Lake, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°46'00''N, 119°18'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 82L/14

Origin Notes and History:

Sunnybrae Recreation Area established by Order in Council 2545, 31 July 1975, containing 61.3 acres more or less. Upgraded to provincial park status, to be called Sunnybrae Park, per OIC 392, 21 March 1989. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 25 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 38 hectares (24 hectares of upland and 14 hectares of foreshore). Cancelled per Bill 16-2005: Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act 1 November 2005; brought into force per OIC 180, 27 March 2006, and property transferred to local government administration.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office