In December quarter 2009, total accommodation takings for hotels, motels and serviced apartments in Victoria with 15 or more rooms were $365.6 million, an increase of 0.4% from December quarter 2008. The Melbourne Tourism Region accounted for the majority of Victoria's accommodation takings (77.1%).
The highest percentage growth in accommodation takings between December quarter 2008 and December quarter 2009 was recorded in the Tourism Region of Phillip Island (40.8%) followed by Goulburn (20.4%) and Mallee (18.2%). The largest decreases in accommodation takings were recorded in the Tourism Regions of Ballarat (-14.7%), High Country (-13.3%) and Macedon (-8.0%).
Change in takings from accommodation(a),
By Tourism Region(b) -
December quarter 2008 to December quarter 2009
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