Tourism Australia: Tourism growing at more than four times the rate of general economy

    Tourism Australia reported (27-Nov-2017) a 17% increase in tourism GDP over the past two years, compared to 4.1% growth for the whole Australian economy. 2017 overnight spending by international and domestic tourists is projected to reach AUD103 billion (USD78 billion), which will grow to AUD130 billion (USD98.4 billion). [more – original PR]