Public Notice: Corner Brook Regional Tourism Public Consultation and Stakeholder Session

City of Corner Brook
Media Advisory

The local Strategic Tourism for Areas and Region (STAR) Committee is looking for tourism feedback in Corner Brook, Lower Humber, and Bay of Island area. The Star Committee is inviting the public and local stakeholders to participate in the:

Corner Brook Regional Tourism Public Consultation and Stakeholder Session
Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
7:00 pm
Civic Centre Meeting Room

The session will include:

  • A 2-hour workshop, with the STAR consultant to help develop a strategy through regional research and community consultations to increase tourism opportunities and revenue in our region

Input is critical for the success of this project. Over a period of 12-18 months, the primary goal is to develop a tourism plan for the region based upon the strengths and assets in the area. By creating a shared vision and strategy, regional stakeholders will be able to move into an identified branded direction where opportunities from collaboration and joint marketing would benefit the region. The City of Corner Brook STAR committee and Tract Consulting are leading the initiative.

Any member of the public or a stakeholder with questions or wishing to provide feedback is encouraged to provide an email submission Annette George, Manager of Community Services ⁞ City of Corner Brook Email: ⁞  or call (709) 640-4651

Background Information:

Funding for the program: $45,000 Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), $21,250 Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, and $23,750 from the City of Corner Brook

News Release: Federal, Provincial and Municipal Funding Announcement for Tourism

News Release: Strategic Tourism for Areas Regions (Star) Committee Co Chairs, and Public Consultation Sessions


Bonita Decaire
Information Officer
City of Corner Brook
709-637-1662 ⁞

January 29: 4:45 pm