October 15, 2018

Check out the leaderboard for the NEW States of Holiday

The states go head to head - the winners and the losers!

The Australian Tourism Leaderboard (ATL) is an independent, political spin-free guide to how the states are doing in tourism. Its an open and honest appraisal...

October 15, 2018

Introducing the 'Australian Tourism Leaderboard'

The states go head to head - the winners and the losers!

The Australian Tourism Leaderboard (ATL) is an independent, political spin-free guide to how the states are doing in tourism. It's an open and honest appraisal of pe...

October 14, 2018

Regional Highlights: Domestic Q2

The regional highlights looks at the results for several regions from both a tactical and strategic perspective and considers the relevant state impact. The reports are available on a paid subscription basis for all regions, within the n...

May 2, 2018

Tourism is worth $55.3 billion to the Australian economy.

A big, bold statement that puts the industry into context. In FY17 the visitor economy grew 6.1% in nominal terms, which is the third year in a row that the visitor economy has grown faster than the overall Austr...

May 1, 2018

This time the State Leader Board looks at the economic direction of the visitor economy within the states and territories over time (FY07-FY17). As the profile of each state economy is different, it's not the size of the economic contribution of tourism that provided d...

May 1, 2018

The long slow decline in Queensland's ranking within the Australian tourism industry continues. The latest 'State Satellite Accounts' (FY17) indicates that Queensland's former status as the gold standard in tourism has been further dulled. Whilst tourism remains a larg...

February 12, 2018

The tourism industry in Australia reached a spectacular milestone last year - 100 million visitors. In the 12 months up until the 30th June 2017, there were more than 100 million overnight visits across this amazing country. A weekend at Zilzie beach; a trip to see the...

February 12, 2018

Tourism Has A Choice - More or Less. 

In FY17, the Queensland tourism industry had a record number of overnight visitors - but still lost $3.5 billion in expenditure to the other states. Though the state election is over, the tourism industry in Queensland faces a stark...

February 12, 2018

Australian Domestic Holiday Boom!   Queensland, not so much...

Since 2008, domestic holiday visitor expenditure in Australia has boomed 32% - however during this boom, Queensland lost market share. (How do you do that?) In fact over the last ten years, every other state...