Northern Territory Tourism Statistics

Updated: 31 March 2020

Over 1.9 million tourists and other visitors arrived in the Northern Territory between July 2018 and June 2019.1

  • This total includes 294,000 international visitors and 1,700,00 domestic overnight visitors.

How many tourists visit Uluru each year?

  • Over 250,000 people visit Uluru each year.2

How many tourists visit Alice Springs each year?

  • Over 460,000 people visited Alice Springs in 2018.3

How much do visitors spend at Alice Springs?

  • Visitors spent over $356 million during trips to Alice Springs in 2018.

How long do visitors stay at Alice Springs?

  • Visitors stayed for an average of 5 nights during visits to Alice Springs in 2018.
  • Visitors spent spent over 1.8 million visitor nights in Alice Springs in 2018.


  1. TRA: National Visitor Survey and International Visitor Survey
  2. Parks Australia: Uluru Facts
  3. TRA: Local Government Area Profiles, Alice Springs, 2018