Australian tourism continues to shine...passenger numbers are up
Short-term visitor arrivals during October 2016 (709,300 movements) increased 0.6%, compared with September 2016 (705,100 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.8% in August 2016 and 0.7% in September 2016.
The current trend estimate for arrivals is 11.1% higher than in October 2015. During October 2016, short-term visitor arrivals (713,300 movements) increased 0.3% compared with September 2016 (710,900 movements).
This followed a monthly decrease of 0.1% in August 2016 and a monthly increase of 2.7% in September 2016. There were 694,300 short-term visitor arrivals to Australia in October 2016.
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