Consultant’s report on potential for commercial air service into Muskoka Airport to be presented on June 23

Consultant’s report on potential for commercial air service into
Muskoka Airport to be presented on June 23

 BRACEBRIDGE, Ont.  (June 3, 2016) — Tourism stakeholders in Muskoka and surrounding areas will soon learn the findings of a report on what would be required to bring commercial air service into the local airport. Continue reading

Town of Parry Sound Visitor Information Centre Update

The Town of Parry Sound is preparing to open a Visitor Information Centre at the Stockey Centre.

Please click here to read more information from the Stockey Centre.

The Parry Sound Chamber will use the facility to promote its member businesses. Brochures will be displayed in an open and accessible area at the Stockey Centre, and will provide referrals to visitors and local residents upon request. Continue reading

2016 Call for Nominations

Position of Director, Board of Directors Regional Tourism Organization 12 (RTO 12)

The deadline for nominations and applications to fill vacancies on our Board of Directors is 12 p.m. April 15, 2015.

RTO12 is seeking volunteers to sit on the Board of Directors and contribute to the development and supervision of its strategic vision and support the tourism interests of Algonquin Park, Almaguin Highlands, Muskoka and Parry Sound. The Board of Directors invites volunteers who have a commitment to regional tourism efforts, a knowledge of and passion for the tourism industry, and an interest in becoming an active participant in RTO12 matters.
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2016 Ontario Budget: Highlights for the Tourism Industry

Toronto, Ont. (Feb. 29, 2016)—Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa released the 2016 Ontario Budget on Thursday, Feb. 25. Entitled Jobs for Today and Tomorrow , there are many elements of this year’s Budget that directly and indirectly affect Ontario’s tourism industry.  The following Budget Highlights for tourism have been organized by Tourism Industry Association of Ontario (TIAO) and in keeping with TIAO’s messaging themes for the year—Transportation, Trade and Talent.

On behalf of the Tourism Industry Association of Ontario – Click here to read the full report