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INDUSTRY NEWS

Latest Survey results show tourism continues boom!






The International Visitor Survey (IVS) shows international visitor spend continuing to experience record growth.


Australia is an increasingly popular destination - particularly from China and other Asian countries.


Australian tourism is a leading jobs and career generator - and there is a real need for both skilled and unskilled workers to service the growing visitor numbers.

Beyond the current growth, it is forecast that over the next 10 years, the travel and tourism industry will grow faster than other industries.






According to the latest figures from Tourism Research Australia:

  •   international visitors increased by 9 per cent to 7.1 million;

  •   visitor nights increased by 8 per cent to 248 million; and

  •   expenditure increased by 17 per cent to $37.9 billion.





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The latest visitor arrivals data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

Latest visitor arrivals data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Overseas Arrivals and Departures for Australia

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CAREERS

Restaurant Australia - Australian Tourism

Tourism Australia has produced a series of videos showcasing tourism businesses from around the country who are great examples of Restaurant Australia.

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CAREERS

QLD Young Tourism Leaders

There’s never been a better time to launch a career in tourism. From hotels, resorts, transport and travel, tourist attractions and adventure tours – the possibilities are endless to build a successful, lifelong career.

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Signature Experiences of Australia target high value international travellers

Tourism Australia’s ongoing partnership with industry to promote outstanding tourism experiences within a variety of special interest categories is now known as the Signature Experiences of Australia program.

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Tourism spending on the up and up

The latest National Visitor Survey which Australian tourists spent a record $61.7 billion for the year ending March 2017, an increase of $3.7 billion.

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Qantas names new Dreamliner fleet

More than 60,000 suggestions were put forward and 45,000 votes cast in selecting the names of Qantas' fleet of eight Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners that will fly routes including Perth to London and Melbourne to Los Angeles.

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Mona proposes new waterfront hotel

Founder of Mona, David Walsh has unveiled intentions for a 172 room, 5-star hotel on the museum’s current site in Berriedale, Tasmania.

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New Festival of Sailing for the Whitsundays

Airlie Beach will host 12 yachts along with their skippers, international crews and supporters for the final stop of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race in January 2018.

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