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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.

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The peak body for Victoria's tourism and events industry, VTIC represents key industry associations and operators, with over 1400 members.

Events

june

24jun5:15 pm7:30 pmPublic Lecture: Money Makes the (Tourism) World go Round – or Does it?5:15 pm - 7:30 pm Victoria University

27jun10:00 am12:00 pmVictorian Tourism Awards - Q&A10:00 am - 12:00 pm RACV City Club

july

17julallday18allday2019 Vic Tourism Conference(All Day) GMHBA Stadium

august

21augallday23allday2019 Victorian Visitor Information Services Summit(All Day) Holmesglen at Eildon

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