The Love Catalina Island Tourism Authority is pleased to assist travel writers, producers, filmmakers, and editors from all around the world.  We are happy to assist you in bringing your story ideas to life and can also provide beautiful Island photography for use at no charge. We encourage you to contact us via email or phone to discuss your needs. We will be happy to provide you with whatever assistance possible to make your story about Catalina Island a success.

If interested in Filming on Catalina, please visit our Catalina Film section for contacts and our Film Handbook.

Fact Sheet & Bios

Santa Catalina Island, often referred to as Catalina, is an idyllic island paradise located just off the coast of southern California.

Story Ideas

Historic Avalon– From chewing gum magnate William Wrigley to author Zane Grey, Catalina Island has been home to some of history’s most interesting…

Media Trip Requests

Interested in writing a story about Catalina Island? Please complete the Media Tour Request Form at least 10 days in advance of your intended visit.

Image & Video Library

Register and then access Love Catalina Island's Digital Asset Media Library. View and download images and videos to use in your media publication.

Explore the Island

Catalina Flyer

Catalina Flyer from Newport

$10 Off Catalina Island Ferry

Hop onboard the Catalina Flyer for daily ferry service from Newport Beach to Avalon, Catalina Island in just over 1 hour.

Catalina Sea Spa

Catalina Sea Spa

Recharge with massages starting at $110.

Discover Bliss at Catalina Sea Spa! Book online or call 310-510-8920. Treat yourself and escape to relaxation today!