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Value of Tourism

Released: Quarterly

This fact sheet includes top level information which provides a snapshot of South Australia's position in the market.

Top points from the report:

  • Total expenditure has grown to a record high $6.3 billion up 4.9 per cent for the year June 2017.
  • This has been led by international expenditure growth of 12 per cent.
  • Domestic overnight expenditure, up 2.4 per cent to $3.8 billion, led by leisure expenditure, up 5.8 per cent.
  • Day trip visitor expenditure, up 7.0 per cent to $1.4 billion. 
  • South Australia attracted 6.2 million domestic overnight trips, up 0.5 per cent.
  • South Australia also attracted 435,000 international visitors, up 3.1 per cent on the prior year.
  • There were 13.2 million day trips to and within South Australia, down 2.5 per cent

South Australia's visitor economy is worth $6.3billion
Results from IVS and NVS

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