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Victoria's Tourism, Events and Visitor Economy research overview

Learn about the TEVE research unit and find an overview of its reports on tourism in Victoria.

On this page

  • About Victoria's Tourism, Events and Visitor Economy research unit
  • Victoria's tourism performance
  • Value of tourism to Victoria
  • Victoria's top attractions
  • Key visitor experiences
  • Guide to tourism data sources

Victoria's Tourism, Events and Visitor Economy (TEVE) research unit analyses and collates a range of research and statistics relating to tourism in Victoria. Their publications include a range of detailed information, such as:

Victoria’s tourism performance

For topline information on the latest domestic and international visitation results for Victoria download and read the latest Victorian Tourism Performance Overview - year ending December 2017 (PDF 295.84 KB)PDF icon.

Value of tourism to Victoria

For topline information on the value of tourism to Victoria, download and read the latest Value of Tourism to Victoria summary - 2016-17 (PDF 124.68 KB)PDF icon on tourism’s contribution to the state’s economy in terms of Gross State Product (GSP), Gross Value Added (GVA), as well as employment generated by the tourism sector. 

Victoria’s top attractions

An overview of the top places or attractions in Melbourne visited by domestic and international overnight visitors in the year ending December 2017 can be found in Melbourne's Top Attractions - Year Ending December 2017 (PDF 1888.76 KB)PDF icon.

An overview of the top places and attractions in Regional Victoria visited by domestic and international overnight visitors for year ending December 2017 can be found in Regional Victoria's Top Attractions - Year Ending December 2017 (PDF 3691.9 KB)PDF icon.

Key visitor experiences

Information on visitors to Victoria that participated in one of the state’s leading experience categories is noted in Visitors to Victoria Experience Overview - Year Ending December 2017 (PDF 701.75 KB)PDF icon. This factsheet provides an overview of visitors to Victoria that participated in nature-based, cultural, food and wine, and aboriginal activities during their stay. 

Guide to tourism data sources

A document outlining the key data sources used for tourism, their methodologies and definitions, limitations and caveats can be found by downloading and reading the Guide to Tourism Data Sources and Definitions 2018 (PDF 161.22 KB)PDF icon.