Tourism Tasmania exceeds T21 Visitor Economy Strategy goal

    Tourism Tasmania announced (25-Sep-2019) the T21 – Visitor Economy Strategy goal for visitor expenditure of AUD2.47 billion (USD1.67 billion) by 2020 has been exceeded, with visitor spending in Tasmania reaching a record AUD2.5 billion (USD1.69 billion) in FY2019, a 4% year-on-year increase. Overall visitation remained at 1.32 million visitors, with visitation from Western Australia increasing 12% due to the introduction of nonstop service between the two states.