Hong Kong Tourism in Australia - Statistics 
Updated: 24 August 2021
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How many tourists from Hong Kong visit Australia each year?
309,500 Hong Kong tourists visited Australia between July 2018 and June 2019, the highest number of visitors ever recorded.1
How many tourists from Hong Kong visited Australia in 2021?
Over 1,640 visitors from Hong Kong came to Australia between April 2020 and March 2021. Visitors from Hong Kong were down 99.4% when compared to the over 268,000 visitors of the previous year.
How much did visitors from Hong Kong spend in 2021?
Visitors from Hong Kong spent over $21 million during visits to Australia between April 2020 and March 2021. Spending by Hong Kong visitors was down 98.4% when compared to the $1.3 billion spent during the previous year.
Hong Kong tourism through the years
Hong Kong visitors grew by 3.6% in 2018/19.
The number has increased steadily since 2011.
Hong Kong's share in the Australian tourism industry
Hong Kong contributed 3.4 percent of all visitors to Australia in 2018/19.
Top countries that sent visitors to Australia in 2019
Hong Kong's contribution to tourism expenditure
At $1.4B, Hong Kong contributed 3.1% of all tourism expenditure in 2018/19.2
The main expenditure was from holidaymakers, at $558M.
The highest average spenders were those visiting for business, at $607 per night.