Historically known as: Malahat First Nation, Malahat Indian Band
Malahat First Nation
110 Thunder Rd
Mill Bay, BC
ph. (250) 743-3231
fx. (250) 743-3251
The MÁLEXEȽ (Malahat) are a First Nation on the southern end of Vancouver Island. Their territory is centred on the western side of Saanich Inlet between the cities of Victoria and Duncan.
Language InformationHul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓
The MÁLEXEȽ people speak "Malchosen". Malchosen is a dialect that was spoken by the community and efforts are being made to bring it back.
Population: 308 2
Internet Connectivity: High-Speed
The main MÁLEXEȽ community is on the Malahat 11 reserve land south of Mill Bay, BC.
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