ABOUT THIS RELEASE
Contains the results from the on-going quarterly Survey of Tourist Accommodation. Data provide information on the supply of, and demand for, tourist accommodation facilities. Data include number of establishments, capacity and employment for the quarter and occupancy and takings from accommodation for each month; by type of establishment and by star grading. This is a useful reference for policy makers and industry monitors and advisers. Details are provided for local areas and tourism regions in the State.
Since March quarter 1998 all hotels, motels and guest houses and serviced apartments with 15 or more rooms/units have been included in the survey. Every third year, beginning in 2000, the survey also includes caravan parks with 40 or more powered sites or cabins, visitor hostels with 25 or more bed spaces and holiday flats and units operated by owners, managers or real estate agents with sole letting rights to 15 or more units.
The State and Territory Tourist Accommodation publications, from 8635.1.40.001 to 8635.7.40.001, have been discontinued.
These have been continued by Data Cubes, in Excel format, from 8635.1.55.001 to 8635.8.55.001