In March quarter 2010, total accommodation takings for hotels, motels and serviced apartments in Victoria with 15 or more rooms were $381.2 million, an increase of 3.7% from March quarter 2009. The Melbourne Tourism Region accounted for the majority of Victoria's accommodation takings (76.7%).
The highest percentage growth in accommodation takings between March quarter 2009 and March quarter 2010 was recorded in the Tourism Region of Goulburn (30.9%) followed by Central Highlands (27.3%) and High Country (21.9%). The two Tourism Regions Ballarat (-5.9%) and Geelong (-1.7%) experienced a decrease over the same period.
Change in takings from accommodation(a),
By Tourism Region(b) -
March quarter 2009 to March quarter 2010
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