Sunshine Coast Tourism offers media assistance for qualified journalists, bloggers and influencers interested in experiencing the characters and lifestyle of the region.
We appreciate and respect your intention to create inspiring media coverage to share with your audiences in broadcast, print and digital mediums. Please note that the level of support we can provide varies and depends on our current resources, season, target markets as well as your assignment and previous coverage.
Whether you are looking for guidance/research or would like to visit the region, we will do our best to provide you with:
- Images and b-roll
- General information, story ideas, and contacts
- Itinerary suggestions/arrangements/logistics
- Activity, meal, and accommodation support
- Hosting (when applicable)
- Face checking article pre-publication
In order to receive support for a visit to the Sunshine Coast, interested parties must complete a media request form detailing their specific needs (and deadlines if applicable) a minimum of four weeks in advance of travel dates.
To better meet your needs please complete the Media Assistance Form several weeks in advance of your visit. You can also contact us to request a media kit and story starters.
If you are a member of the media, and wish to discuss a visit to the Sunshine Coast, please contact Andrea Wickham-Foxwell at firstname.lastname@example.org
All marketing inquiries can be sent to email@example.com
About Sunshine Coast Tourism – We are a non-profit member-based destination marketing organization (DMO) marketing the Sunshine Coast, BC to the world! We are a young DMO with a passion for the Sunshine Coast and promoting its many attractions and natural gems. Formed in 2007, our mission is to build a strong tourism economy on the Sunshine Coast consistent with the values of its residents. We do this by: promoting the Sunshine Coast in targeted markets through strategic, research-based marketing strategies, facilitate the continuing evolution of the destination and increase awareness of the value, contribution, and importance of tourism among the government, population, and businesses on the Sunshine Coast.
Sunshine Coast Tourism represents more than 200 members who own, manage and operate properties or businesses including: accommodations, tour and activity operators, restaurants, and retail shops.