Singapore Tourism in Australia - Statistics [2019]

Updated: 24 August 2021

How many tourists from Singapore visited Australia in 2021?

Over 2,400 visitors from Singapore came to Australia between April 2020 and March 2021. Visitors from Singapore were down 99.4% when compared to the over 387,500 visitors of the previous year.

How much did visitors from Singapore spend in Australia in 2021?

Visitors from Singapore spent over $32 million during visits to Australia between April 2020 and March 2021. Spending by visitors from Singapore was down 97.7% when compared to the over $1.3 billion spent during the previous year.

Singapore tourism through the years

  • Visitors from Singapore visitors grew by 7.3% in 2018/19 compared to the previous year.
  • The number of visitors from Singapore has been increasing steadily since 2011.
South Korean visitors to Australia between 1990 and 2019.
Data source: ABS. Image credit: Camper Champ

Singapore's share in the Australian tourism industry

  • Singapore accounted for 5.1% of all tourism in Australia in the 2018/19 year, being the 6th largest source of visitors.

Top countries that sent visitors to Australia in 2019

Data source: ABS. Image credit: Camper Champ

Singapore's contribution to tourism expenditure

  • At $1.5B Singapore accounted for 3.3% of all expenditure in 2018/19.2
  • The highest average spenders were those visiting for business purposes, at $445 per night.

References

  1. ABS: Overseas Arrivals and Departures, Australia, August 2019
  2. TRA: International Visitor Survey, 2019