Central Counties Tourism

is responsible for the strategic development and marketing of the regions of Headwaters, York and Durham as a visitor destination.


Register for Central Counties AGM June 20th

Get an update on Central Counties Tourism and what’s on the horizon for 2018-19. Hear information on Bill 148 (Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017) and learn how our Member Spotlight recipients have been successful in your region. Join us for a networking lunch at the new Marriott Toronto Markham. Register here.

Marketing Co-Op Opportunity Ultimate Summer Road Trip

SOLD OUT   Don’t Miss your opportunity to book!  CCT is launching a multi-channel marketing campaign to get Ontario and US residents to jump in a car, explore our regions and experience the Ultimate Summer Road Trip with family and friends. The incredibly popular magazine focuses on family fun, indoor and outdoor adventure, arts and culture, food, festivals and events, culinary, shopping and so much more. Space is limited! Booking Deadline: May 25th 

Read more: Ultimate Summer Road Trip Advertising Opportunity

Municipal Tax on Transient Accommodations - New Regulations - Dec. 1, 2017

The new regulations will provide municipalities with the flexibility to determine the design, administration and collection of the tax. The regulations also recognize the importance of tourism in Ontario communities by maintaining funding to existing tourism organizations that have benefited from Destination Marketing Fees (DMF) in the past. READ MORE

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Cillian Murphy, International Award-Winning Tourism Speaker

Central Counties Tourism Symposiums a Success

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Symposium 2018 was a success! 400 region businesses and stakeholders gathered to network, share ideas and learn.

Stay tuned for our Symposium 2019 announcement. Its going to be BIG! Join us in early 2019 for one BIG (2 day event) event that gathers our region wide members together.

The Power of Collecting Customer Data

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In recent years, the ability to learn more about who your customers are, find out their likes, habits and what they do in their leisure time, including how to target your marketing has advanced beyond what many people would have ever thought possible. Advertising platforms such Google Adwords, Facebook Ads, and many more now allow you to create highly targeted ads that are shown only to your ideal customer, letting you directly pinpoint your market without wasting your budget on reaching demographics that don’t fit the profile of someone who would be interested in your business.

Five Reasons You Should Explore Your Learning Potential

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We’ve all done it. You register for a webinar or a workshop and when the date comes, you find yourself too busy or not as interested in the topic as you were before, and you decide to pass on the event. Even with relevant and exciting content for our workshops – some of our best and targeted learning sessions go are under-attended. Here’s why you need to invest time in yourself and your business.

This B2B site connects our tourism partners to the latest news, research, resources, and business opportunities.

Meetings and Planners

We have the facilities to accommodate large group travel. Visit our travel websites to learn more about what we have to offer.

Meetings & Events
Sports Tourism
Travel Trade

E-ticketing System

Reach more customers

Central Counties can show you how to seamlessly use our e-commerce platform on your website with your own personalized booking page.

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Tourism Planning Toolkit

Download Your Copy Today!

Looking to enhance your community’s tourism growth potential? The Community Tourism Planning Kit is now live!  For more information on how to complete the toolkit, contact your regional field representative.


Monthly Newsletter

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Central Counties Map

Central Counties is located North of Toronto