Tourism strengthens super growth sector
International and domestic visitors have contributed a record $116.7 billion to the Australian economy, creating new jobs and reconfirming tourism’s status as a super growth sector.
The State of Industry 2015-16 report, produced by Tourism Research Australia, echoes positive growth across all major Australian markets against their Tourism 2020 targets including: expenditure, visitation, aviation, accommodation and labour force. More research is available on Tourism Australia’s corporate website including the latest visitor statistics and consumer research.
International tourism gets strong backing from Australians
94 per cent of Australians believe that international tourism is good for the country and 83 per cent are proud of how Australia is promoted overseas
Australia celebrates 50 years of tourism marketing
At the Australian Tourism Exchange, the tourism industry celebrated 50 years since the Australian Government started promoting Australia to business and leisure travellers
Conversations with Industry - Gold Coast
Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) in partnership with Tourism Australia (TA) and Gold Coast Tourism (GCT) is hosting a free Conversations with Industry – Gold Coast
Tourism continues to be Australia's star sector
Short-term visitor arrivals to Australia: trend estimates: Short-term visitor arrivals during March 2017 (712,800 movements) increased 0.1% compared with February 2017 (712,200 movements).
Applications for Tourism Australia’s Advance Program now open
The Australian business events industry is invited to submit applications for Tourism Australia’s Advance Program
Restaurant Australia case study video: Brett’s Outback Tasting Tour
Tourism Australia is producing a series of videos showcasing tourism businesses from around the country who are great examples of Restaurant Australia.
Tourism Australia - International Market Updates
Find out about Australia's 16 core tourism markets
Richard Lindsay joins ACCI - Tourism
The Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Lindsay as the Manager of Australian Chamber - Tourism, the leading voice of Australia's growing tourism sector.