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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 top-line information on domestic and international visitation results for Victoria download and read the latest Victoria's Visitor Economy performance results – year ending June 2020 (PDF 268.03 KB)PDF icon.

Previous releases:

Victoria's Visitor Economy performance results – year ending March 2020 (PDF 282.74 KB)PDF icon
Victoria's Visitor Economy performance results - year ending December 2019 (PDF 280.1 KB)PDF icon

For top-line information on the value of tourism to Victoria, download and read the latest Value of Tourism to Victoria summary 2018-19 (PDF 819.35 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. The summary also includes headline results for Melbourne and Regional Victoria.

Tourism in Victoria over time

For top-line information on how visitation, spend and the value of tourism to Victoria has changed over the last five years, download and read Victorian Tourism Summary year ending June 2020 (PDF 334.31 KB)PDF icon.

Victoria’s top attractions

An overview of the top places or attractions in Melbourne visited by domestic and international overnight visitors  can be found in Melbourne's Top Attractions year ending December 2019 (PDF 1291.28 KB)PDF icon.

An overview of the top places and attractions in Regional Victoria visited by domestic and international overnight visitors can be found in Regional Victoria's Top Attractions year ending December 2019 (PDF 3704.87 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 Visitor Experiences in Victoria year ending December 2019 (PDF 425.35 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 August 2019 (PDF 632.91 KB)PDF icon.

Contact the TEVE Research Team

For further information on any of our publications, please email the TEVE Research Team.