Australia reports double digit visitor arrivals growth in Feb-2018

    Tourism Australia reported (18-Apr-2018) visitor arrivals to Australia for Feb-2018. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 914,500, +16.1% year-on-year;
      • China: 226,900, +58.2%;
      • UK: 85,700, -2.3%;
      • New Zealand: 83,700, +1.3%;
      • US: 84,100, +9.1%;
      • Singapore: 32,300, +17.9%.

    According to the CAPA Tourism Database, Feb-2018 marked the country’s highest visitor arrivals since 2009. [more – original PR]