Archie Browning Sports Centre

The Archie Browning Sports Centre is a multi-use facility, which includes an ice arena, a six-sheet curling rink, lounge areas and the Township of Esquimalt Parks & Recreation Department Administrative Office. For Esquimalt Recreation Membership & Admission Rates, please see here


Hours of Operation

The Archie Browning Sports Centre is home to the Township of Esquimalt Parks & Recreation Administrative Office, drop-in ice programs, drop-in spin classes, Lounge for those 19 years+ and numerous rental groups including Esquimalt Curling Club, Eves of Destruction Roller Derby, Victoria Cougars and Victoria-Esquimalt Lacrosse Association. Hours for these programs and services variety, please see links below:

Parks & Recreation Administrative Office

Tel: 250.412.8513

Mon-Fri                      8:00am-4:00pm

Located on second floor

Drop-in Ice Programs

*See Skate Shop Attendant for Admission

September to March, varying hours
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Drop-in Spin ClassesYear 'Round
View drop-in fitness schedule
Lounge (19yrs+ Only)

September to March 

Mon-Fri 7:00-11:00pm

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Capital Regional Female Minor Hockey AssociationSeptember to March
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Esquimalt Curling ClubSeptember to March
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Eves of Destruction Roller DerbyApril to August
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Victoria CougarsSeptember to March/April
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Victoria Minor HockeySeptember to March
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Victoria-Esquimalt Lacrosse AssociationApril to August
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Location & Contact Information:

  • Location: 1151 Esquimalt Road, Esquimalt  BC V9A 3N6
  • Phone - Parks & Recreation Administration: 250.412.8513, answered 8:00am-4:00pm Monday-Friday
  • Phone - Recreation Programs, Membership & Admissions: 250.412.8510, Best efforts to answer phones are made 5:30am-10:30pm seven days a week. During peak periods, please leave a message. All messages will be returned within 24 hours. 

Rental Information & Facility Availability

With over 30,000 square feet of indoor floor space, the Archie Browning Sports Centre is an ideal venue for large events. 

For booking information, contact Chris Millan by email or by phone at 
250-412-8525 - or learn more here.

View Arena Availability (Hockey & Curling Ice)



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