Brisbane Tourism Statistics

Updated: 20 January 2020

9.1M tourists and other visitors arrived in Brisbane between July 2018 and June 2019.1
  • This total includes 1.4M international visitors and 7.7M domestic overnight visitors.

Brisbane tourism through the years

  • Between 2009 and 2019, the number of domestic visitors to Brisbane increased by 73% and the number of international visitors by 50.3%.
  • Total visitors to Brisbane increased by 7.4% in 2019.
Data source: ABS. Image credit: Camper Champ

How does Brisbane tourism compare with other Australian destinations?

  • In 2019, Brisbane was the 3rd most popular destination for both international and domestic overnight visitors.
Data source: TRA. Image credit: Camper Champ

How much money did Brisbane make from tourism in 2019?

  • Brisbane made $7.6B from tourism between July 2018 and June 2019.
  • $2.7B came from international visitors and $4.9B from domestic overnight visitors.
Data source: TRA. Image credit: Camper Champ

How much did international tourists spend per night?

  • At $100 per night, Brisbane ranked 6th for average per-night spend by international tourists.
Data source: TRA. Image credit: Camper Champ

How long do international tourists stay in Brisbane?

  • International tourists stayed in Brisbane for an average of 19 nights in 2019.
  • Brisbane ranks 4th overall for average nights.
Data Source TRA. Image Credit:Camper Champ

References

  1. TRA: International Visitor Survey, 2019, National Visitor Survey 2019