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Break O'Day Council area

Visitors and nights

In the 5 years up to 2016/17, there were an average of 12,313 international visitors to Break O'Day Council area. Average length stay for international visitors was 2.5 days, lower than the average for Regional TAS.

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

International visitors
Break O'Day Council area - 2009/10 to 2016/17Break O'Day Council areaRegional TASBreak O'Day Council area as a % of Regional TAS
YearVisitorsVisitor nights % change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days) VisitorsVisitor nights% change from previous yearAverage length of stay (days)VisitorsVisitor nights
5 year average12,31331,305--2.5240,1111,626,522--7.05.11.9
2016/1718,76736,414-38.91.9340,6812,081,190+23.56.15.51.8
2015/1614,05159,585+237.44.2281,4221,685,266+0.96.05.03.5
2014/1510,44417,662-41.81.7229,9211,670,613+36.47.34.51.1
2013/1410,00730,361+142.83.0190,6741,224,784-16.76.45.32.5
2012/138,29412,502-40.51.5157,8571,470,755+17.99.35.30.9
2011/1210,09721,027+21.12.1169,7831,247,855+3.67.36.01.7
2010/119,29317,364-37.31.9185,8461,204,293+7.36.55.01.4
2009/1011,26727,697--2.5175,5751,122,723--6.46.42.5

Source: Tourism Research Australia , Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2016/17.

Note: "--" represents unavailable data or data that has been suppressed due to a sample size of 40 or less. Suppressed figures are still used in the 5 year average calculations.

International visitors
International visitors 2016/17, Break O'Day Council area: 18,767 people 2015/16, Break O'Day Council area: 14,051 people 2014/15, Break O'Day Council area: 10,444 people 2013/14, Break O'Day Council area: 10,007 people 2012/13, Break O'Day Council area: 8,294 people 2011/12, Break O'Day Council area: 10,097 people 2010/11, Break O'Day Council area: 9,293 people 2009/10, Break O'Day Council area: 11,267 people
Source: Tourism Research Australia, Unpublished data from the International Visitor Survey 2016/17.
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