• Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC)
  • fb_icon
  • li_icon
  • tw_icon
  • yt_icon

Accommodation indicators improve in June

24 /10/ 2012 Comments are Closed

Accommodation_smlVictorian accommodation takings, room nights occupied and employment in the sector rose in the June quarter, according to latest research from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The Tourist Accommodation Survey shows overall takings for hotels, motels and serviced apartments rose to $384.2 million, a 2.2 per cent increase on the same quarter of last year.

Takings in regional Victoria exceeded the state average, up 2.7 per cent to $80.7 million.

Occupied room nights across the state rose by 1.2 per cent to 2.4 million, however in regional Victoria the numbers fell by 1.4 per cent to 628,900.

Employment in the sector rose by 2.4 per cent from the June 2011 quarter to 23,006 people.

The research includes hotels, motels and serviced apartments with 15 rooms or more.

For further information on the results, visit the Tourism Victoria website.

VTIC

About the Author

VTIC

The voice of the Victorian tourism industry, representing key industry associations, operators and government agencies.

Events

july

24jul - 25jul 249:00 amjul 252017 Victorian Tourism Conference9:00 am - 5:00 pm (25) Flemington Racecourse

august

2aug5:30 pm- 7:00 pmVTIC Mixer Series 2017 - Tourism Networking Event5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne
10aug6:00 pm- 8:00 pmYoung Tourism Network presents: Alert! Crisis Management6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Crown College
15aug9:00 am- 5:00 pmDestination Melbourne presents: Make social media work for you9:00 am - 5:00 pm Crowne Plaza Melbourne
16aug10:30 am- 11:30 amVTIC Webinar Series - Do soft skills matter in the tourism business?10:30 am - 11:30 am

september

13sep5:30 am- 7:30 amVTIC Mixer Series - Tourism Networking Event (Save the Date)5:30 am - 7:30 am
20sep10:30 am- 11:30 amVTIC Webinar Series - How to rank number one on Google10:30 am - 11:30 am

october

10oct6:00 pm- 8:00 pmYoung Tourism Network presents: Career Blueprints6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Crown College