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Snowy Monaro Regional Council area

Tourism visitor summary

For 2015/16, there were 244,137 international visitors nights in Snowy Monaro Regional Council area, accounting for 9.4% of the total visitor nights.

Tourism is an important part of the economy. Tourism Research Australia (TRA) run annual visitor surveys to measure the size and composition of the tourism market in each area, and this data is presented here. Tourism may include overseas visitors in the country for a holiday, business or education, Australian visitors staying overnight, or local day trippers visiting the area. These different types of tourists will utilize different services within the economy, so understanding the different tourism markets is important for Local Government and businesses.

Tourism Research Australia – Survey data

Visitor nights - Numbers
Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - 2008/09 to 2015/16Snowy Monaro Regional Council areaRegional NSW
YearInternational Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips International Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips
2015/16244,1372,016,133341,18712,230,47062,660,43729,933,829
2014/15137,8311,834,830--11,022,49358,186,38428,596,073
2013/1483,2472,106,013--11,171,18257,225,59726,412,027
2012/13219,5642,262,859--9,708,48457,594,02927,436,302
2011/12210,9842,505,742433,2869,783,27355,695,48429,211,034
2010/11136,8152,030,919--9,748,12155,527,90026,772,770
2009/1064,4641,866,045334,5188,799,48453,284,25127,078,394
2008/0981,3781,683,521--8,537,78352,478,81924,796,836

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.

Note: "--" represents unavailable data or data that has been suppressed due to a sample size of 40 or less.

Visitor nights - Percentage
Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - 2008/09 to 2015/16Snowy Monaro Regional Council areaRegional NSW
YearInternational Visitor Nights(%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)International Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)
2015/169.477.513.111.759.828.6
2014/15------11.359.529.2
2013/14------11.860.427.9
2012/13------10.260.829.0
2011/126.779.513.810.358.830.8
2010/11------10.660.329.1
2009/102.882.414.89.959.830.4
2008/09------9.961.228.9

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.

Note: "--" represents unavailable data or data that has been suppressed due to a sample size of 40 or less.

Breakup of visitor nights, 2015/16
Breakup of visitor nights, 2015/16 Regional NSW, Domestic Daytrips: 28.6% Regional NSW, Domestic Visitor Nights: 59.8% Regional NSW, International Visitor Nights: 11.7% Snowy Monaro Regional Council area, Domestic Daytrips: 13.1% Snowy Monaro Regional Council area, Domestic Visitor Nights: 77.5% Snowy Monaro Regional Council area, International Visitor Nights: 9.4%
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.
Time series - Tourism nights
Time series - Tourism nights Domestic Daytrips: 341,187 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 2,016,133 nights International Visitor Nights: 244,137 nights Domestic Daytrips: 433,286 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 2,505,742 nights International Visitor Nights: 210,984 nights Domestic Daytrips: 334,518 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,866,045 nights International Visitor Nights: 64,464 nights
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.
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