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Tourism visitor summary

For 2015/16, there were 199,238 international visitors nights in the City of Greater Bendigo, accounting for 6.5% 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
City of Greater Bendigo - 2008/09 to 2015/16City of Greater BendigoVictoria
YearInternational Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips International Visitor Nights Domestic Visitor Nights Domestic Daytrips
2015/16199,2381,410,2031,460,11058,555,46963,702,45846,947,380
2014/15154,1681,457,8591,401,60254,423,96461,878,15544,536,903
2013/14158,4791,184,9241,184,47947,502,51859,739,56743,235,008
2012/13117,098996,8331,689,54546,905,95055,976,29043,813,364
2011/1298,9731,664,4781,811,39743,478,83553,903,03644,054,400
2010/11186,3331,260,6291,414,18640,879,87552,023,53340,520,112
2009/10134,5951,209,8441,572,49140,103,99451,434,62740,057,740
2008/09212,277920,3391,517,57733,727,84449,899,63937,292,697

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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
City of Greater Bendigo - 2008/09 to 2015/16City of Greater BendigoVictoria
YearInternational Visitor Nights(%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)International Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Visitor Nights (%)Domestic Daytrips (%)
2015/166.545.947.634.637.627.7
2014/155.148.446.533.838.527.7
2013/146.346.946.931.639.728.7
2012/134.235.660.332.038.229.9
2011/122.846.650.730.738.131.1
2010/116.544.149.430.639.030.4
2009/104.641.553.930.539.130.4
2008/098.034.757.327.941.330.8

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.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 City of Greater Bendigo, Domestic Daytrips: 47.6% City of Greater Bendigo, Domestic Visitor Nights: 45.9% City of Greater Bendigo, International Visitor Nights: 6.5% Victoria, Domestic Daytrips: 27.7% Victoria, Domestic Visitor Nights: 37.6% Victoria, International Visitor Nights: 34.6%
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: 1,460,110 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,410,203 nights International Visitor Nights: 199,238 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,401,602 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,457,859 nights International Visitor Nights: 154,168 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,184,479 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,184,924 nights International Visitor Nights: 158,479 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,689,545 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 996,833 nights International Visitor Nights: 117,098 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,811,397 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,664,478 nights International Visitor Nights: 98,973 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,414,186 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,260,629 nights International Visitor Nights: 186,333 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,572,491 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 1,209,844 nights International Visitor Nights: 134,595 nights Domestic Daytrips: 1,517,577 daytrips Domestic Visitor Nights: 920,339 nights International Visitor Nights: 212,277 nights
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey 2016.
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