Next Event: Swell X Strandhill: The Sequel

When: September 25, 2018. 9.15-12.30pm
Where: The Draft House, Strandhill

We are delighted to partner with the Strandhill Community Development Association* to deliver the second event to connect, inspire and educate the tourism industry on the Strandhill / Coolera Peninsula.

Join us on Sept 25 from 9.15am-12.30pm for Swell X Strandhill: The Sequel


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    Cillian Murphy

    Loop Head Tourism
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    Jennie McGinn

    Sister The Agency
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    Matt Barr

    All Conditions Media

Event Schedule:

This is a workshop for tourism businesses on the Strandhill / Coolera peninsula.

9.15-9.30am: Breakfast & Networking (don’t miss this bit; we have some DELICIOUS eats lined up for you!)

9.30-10.15am: Strandhill Tourism Marketing Campaign Update

Earlier this summer the Strandhill Moments video basically broke the internet. There have been plenty of other activities by the campaign team to put Strandhill on the map, attract more visitors to come for longer and come back in the shoulder season. Hear from the team including how you can use the campaign to increase your business.

10.15-10.45: Cillian Murphy – Strandhill Tourism – The Future

Cillian Murphy returns to pick up where we left off in June. Now you know we can decide for ourselves that we can shape the future of tourism in Strandhill. Cillian will lead a workshop on helping us make a plan to build a best-in-class sustainable tourism strategy.

11-11.45: Jennie McGinn, Sister The Agency – How to Kill It on Social

Learn how to grow followers, gain customers and crush it on social with latest on FB, Insta and Twitter. Jennie will give you brilliant hacks on how to nail the best visual content on your channels and build the best engagement for your business.

11.45-12.30: Matt Barr: PR for Adventure Tourism + Building an International Brand

Hear from Matt how his agency has worked with some of the best brands in the action-adventure tourism industry to reach international audiences. This is one not to miss!

Ticket Info:


Register for this event via Eventbrite here.

• Due to limited capacity, priority is to be given to attendees who are already running a tourism business or practice on the Strandhill / Coolera peninsula.

• As this is a free event and tickets are limited, we ask that you only register if you will definitely attend.

• Due to demand, we can only issue one ticket per person.

• If you are not successful in reserving a ticket, a waiting list will be created. You will also have another opportunity to obtain tickets for the September Swell X Strandhill Event (Date TBC).


*This event is funded via the Town & Village Renewal Scheme.