June 20, 2019
The Kimberley will be home to the world’s best digital content creators when it hosts the second annual GoPro Creator Summit, in a partnership between GoPro, Tourism Australia and Tourism Western Australia from 4 to 8 August 2019.
One of the lead manufacturers in sport action cameras, GoPro selected a group of 40 experts from different parts of the globe, who will travel to the Kimberley for a four-day program of training, tourism experiences and events. During the Summit, experts will have the opportunity to capture some of the best experiences on offer in Broome and the surrounding Kimberley region, including flying over the spectacular Horizontal Falls; kayaking among wild turtles and humpback whales at Gantheaume Point; touring Kooljaman at Cape Leveque, run by the Indigenous Bardi Jawi Communities; relaxing at Cable Beach; and viewing Broome’s 120-million-year-old dinosaur footprints on Australia’s only public hovercraft tour.
It is expected that more than 250 pieces of content will be generated during the Summit and shared by the creators, GoPro, Tourism Australia and Tourism Western Australia across their platforms, being an opportunity to showcase the unique beauty of the region and raise awareness of the North-West with people in key overseas markets.
Further information can be found on this Media Statement