88.5 The Beach is Oceanside’s Very Own.  We serve the communities of Parksville, Qualicum Beach and the surrounding area, including North Nanaimo, Nanoose, Lantzville, Errington and Coombs with the biggest AC hits from the 70’s to today, and local news coverage all week. The Beach is completely focused on Oceanside with extensive coverage of events like the Beach Festival and the Annual Toy Drive for the Society of Organized Services.