Gold Coast reaches record international visitation in 2019

16 April, 2020

Destination Gold Coast reported (15-Apr-2020) the following highlights for the 12 months ended Dec-2019:

  • 14.2 million total visitors, up 13.5%;
  • 8.9 million day trippers;
  • 4.2 million domestic overnight visitors, with AUD3.7 billion (USD2.3 billion) expenditure, up 5.3%;
  • Record 1.1 million international visitors, up 3.1%, with AUD1.3 billion (USD815.1 million) visitor spend, up 5.4%;
  • AUD5.9 billion (USD3.7 billion) total visitor expenditure, up 4.1%. [more - original PR]