Visitor numbers up

Visitor numbers up

SHORT-TERM visitor arrivals during Aug 2017 rose 7.9% compared to Aug 2016, according to the latest stats from the ABS.

The 756,000 movements recorded was 0.8% higher than Jul 2017.

Arrivals from New Zealand grew slightly in Aug to 115,800 compared to 112,100 in Jul according to the trend figures, with British arrivals down from 39,300 in Aug last year to 37,500 in Aug 2017.

The ABS is reporting that travel to Italy is up 15.9%, when compared to a year ago.

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