Public Notice: Regional Tourism Stakeholder and Public Consultation session North and South Shore

City of Corner Brook
Media Advisory

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

North Shore:

Wednesday, January 30th

7:00 pm

Meadows Skating Rink Clubhouse

South Shore:

Thursday, January 31st

7:00 pm

Lark Harbour Community Hall

Tourism Stakeholders and Members of the Public are encouraged to attend:

  • 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), $21,250Government 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 23: 10:30 am