We’re pleased to share tourism-related resource documents, plans, studies, presentations and guides to help you attract and inform visitors, staff and partners. If you have a document you’d like to share with others, please email.
You will also find current information on our Facebook Group South Shore Tourism Cooperative.
How to create a Facebook Event by Five Minute Social Media – Jerry Potter
Add/Update a Business Listing to NovaScotia.com:
Doers and Dreamers listing application.
To create/update your NovaScotia.com business or attraction listing: email to Stephanie Wadden, Digital Marketing Coordinator
*your business name in the Subject line:
*an extended description telling visitors what you offer and why they should visit
*up to ten (1MB) images
*links to video, your online booking platform, and your social media channels
Add Event & Package/Experience Listings
Create a User ID in Partner Portal
Packages include a minimum of two components (ie. Guided tour, food, transportation, etc.)
Experiences include hands-on activities where visitors learn something by doing something with someone who lives here. They include multiple elements, like a Package, but are also well-themed, offer behind-the-scenes/exclusive elements, and touch on as many of the five senses as possible.
For more information on Experience Development, including Experience Criteria.
The included worksheets will help businesses plan, price, and describe their packages and experiential tours. The Partnership Agreement Template helps outline partnerships with other businesses/organizations.
Package/Experience listings receive a direct link from your NovaScotia.com business listing, partner business listings, and other activity-related pages, which helps to increase your profile
Photo & Video Library Tourism businesses and organizations can access free photos and videos via our digital asset library, Barberstock. Register for a user and access the library.
Sign up for InTouch: InTouch is our Tourism Nova Scotia newsletter and includes information about tourism programs, resources, industry updates, etc. Stay in the know by signing up.
If you have any questions about how to create packages/experiences, please email Erin Hume, Experience Development Advisor or call 902-717-4831.