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Tourism visitor summary

For 2015/16, there were 231,291 international visitors nights in Wyong Shire, accounting for 8.1% 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
Wyong Shire - 2008/09 to 2015/16Wyong ShireNew South Wales
YearInternational Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips International Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips
2015/16231,2911,339,6251,281,89086,575,19391,739,47257,054,753
2014/15122,8431,555,9861,123,79279,453,00688,586,13352,053,725
2013/14152,6701,506,5381,227,93475,098,29385,878,65252,528,518
2012/13144,6781,243,5661,617,91570,063,40283,735,57451,344,671
2011/12231,4141,313,7761,192,78166,573,73882,316,35853,656,342
2010/11260,0261,490,7831,033,03866,132,97482,465,66550,103,881
2009/10227,4241,312,5531,197,09160,866,34877,080,94849,654,714
2008/0971,0001,292,8091,041,59360,609,59476,942,34844,789,704

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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
Wyong Shire - 2008/09 to 2015/16Wyong ShireNew South Wales
YearInternational Visitor Nights(%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)International Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)
2015/168.147.044.936.839.024.2
2014/154.455.540.136.140.223.7
2013/145.352.242.535.240.224.6
2012/134.841.453.834.240.825.0
2011/128.548.043.632.940.626.5
2010/119.353.637.133.341.525.2
2009/108.348.043.732.441.126.5
2008/093.053.743.333.242.224.6

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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 Wyong Shire, Domestic Daytrips: 44.9% Wyong Shire, Domestic Visitor Nights: 47.0% Wyong Shire, International Visitor Nights: 8.1% New South Wales, Domestic Daytrips: 24.2% New South Wales, Domestic Visitor Nights: 39.0% New South Wales, International Visitor Nights: 36.8%
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: 1,281,890 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,339,625 nights International Visitor Nights: 231,291 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,123,792 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,555,986 nights International Visitor Nights: 122,843 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,227,934 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,506,538 nights International Visitor Nights: 152,670 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,617,915 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,243,566 nights International Visitor Nights: 144,678 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,192,781 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,313,776 nights International Visitor Nights: 231,414 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,033,038 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,490,783 nights International Visitor Nights: 260,026 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,197,091 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,312,553 nights International Visitor Nights: 227,424 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,041,593 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,292,809 nights International Visitor Nights: 71,000 nights
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.
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