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2018 Newsletter

Dear friends of Elliston: What a better time to sit and begin writing this annual newsletter than on a stormy day, during a power outage in November. Old man winter is certainly showing up with a bang! I’ll say it’s going to be a long winter, do you? Let me[...]

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2017 Newsletter

December, 2017 Newsletter Dear residents and friends of Elliston: It’s almost Christmas time again, can you believe it?! Where is the time going?! It’s been another very successful and busy year for us, here at Tourism Elliston Inc. In January, Don Johnson resigned from this position and I was hired[...]

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February Newsletter

February 2014   Dear Residents and Friends During December 2013 and January 2014, we have been quite busy preparing proposals and applications for funding for the 2014 tourism season.  Believe it or not, spring is only about 40 days away.  Tourism Elliston has applied to the Canada Summer Jobs and[...]

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November Newsletter 2013

November 2013 Dear Residents and Friends Another successful tourism season has come to a close. The Bird Island Puffin Festival, a celebration of community and place, was again a huge success drawing large crowds nightly. Financially, as well, it was a great success as we netted a profit of approximately[...]

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May Newsletter 2013

Dear Residents and Friends Plans for the 16th Annual Bird Island Puffin Festival are well underway and no doubt in the coming weeks will shift into high gear. The June newsletter will provide a detailed account of the schedule of entertainment and events that we have planned. We have also[...]

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March Newsletter 2013

Dear Residents and Friends Tourism Elliston has set the dates for both the summer and fall festivals. The Bird Island Puffin Festival kicks off on Sunday, July 14 and concludes on Sunday, July 21. The Roots, Rants, and Roars Festival has been set for Friday, September 20 and Saturday, September[...]

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