April 3, 2016

Georgian Bay TourismAn invitation from the Honourable Michael Coteau, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport 

This spring, Ontario will be holding facilitated focus sessions on tourism in communities across the province to support the development of the Strategic Framework for Tourism in Ontario.

Your business is encouraged to participate! Your advice will be valuable in growing tourism in Ontario and making it one of the world's best places to visit. Learn more about the sessions happening in your community.

Get involved in 2 easy steps:

Step 1 - Click to Register

Step 2 - Notify Cynthia Hodgson (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) which session you have registered for.

You will be provided with key talking points about the impact of boating in Ontario to have in hand for the sessions.

Consultations Schedule & Locations

April 5 - 5:00 pm - Toronto - Metro Toronto Convention Centre

April 7 - 3:30 pm - Collingwood - Cranberry Golf Resort

April 8 - 1:00 pm - Niagara Falls - Legends on the Niagara

April 13 - 4:00 pm - Pembroke - Best Western Pembroke Inn & Conference Centre

April 14 - 5:00 pm - Ottawa - The Westin Ottawa

April 15 - 10:00 am - Kingston - Fort Henry (Discovery Centre)

April 20 - 5:00 pm - Peterborough - Canadian Canoe Museum

April 21 - 5:00 pm - Muskoka - JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort and Spa

May 3 - 5:30 pm - Vaughan - McMichael Canadian Art Collection

May 5 - 5:00 pm - London - London Convention Centre

May 13 - 10:00 am - Thunder Bay - Fort William Historical Park

 

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Four years ago, the Maritime Museum of British Columbia (MMBC) lost its premises at 28 Bastion Square, a historic building it had occupied for more than 50 years. Some fallen plaster and several leaks had caused the Province, who owns the National Historic Site, to judge the structure unsafe and therefore asked MMBC to vacate the property. The Museum was forced to pack up its vast collections and put them in storage, thus keeping them mostly hidden from the public, scholars and historians.

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