Tourism Cowichan acknowledges that for thousands of years the Quw’utsun, Malahat, Ts’uubaa-asatx, Halalt, Penelakut, Stz’uminus, Lyackson, Pauquachin, Ditidaht & Pacheedaht Peoples have walked gently on the unceded territories where we now live, work and play.
World Leisure Centre of Excellence at Vancouver Island University (WLCE at VIU) in partnership Tourism Cowichan, is seeking feedback on your visit to the Cowichan Region. The information we are gathering will allow tourism operators and planners to better meet the needs of visitors and help design exceptional experiences for travellers like you. The information that you share is anonymized and we are not be collecting any personally identifying information.
Data collected are jointly owned by Tourism Cowichan and the WLCE at VIU, and will be kept indefinitely to allow for year-to-year comparisons and educational purposes. The data are collected using SurveyMonkey, which uses secure servers around the world; therefore, access to data is not protected by Canadian privacy laws. Please do not add any personally identifying information to this questionnaire.
You can enter a draw for a weekend getaway to Cowichan Region (approximately value = $1000) – click on a link at end of survey and you will be taken to a separate page to enter your contact information. Only the prize winner will be contacted.
If you have any concerns about this research please contact Dr. Chris Turner, VIU Research Ethics Officer at 250-740-6631 or REB@viu.ca. If you have any questions about this research or how it will be used please contact Dr. Aggie Weighill at Aggie.Weighill@viu.ca.