Overseas Arrivals and Departures (OAD)
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) publishes monthly Overseas Arrivals and Departures information of short-term (under 12 months duration) international visitors to Australia, regardless of age. Overseas arrival data relate to the State of intended stay in Australia while overseas Departure data relate to the State where visitors spent the most time in Australia.
OAD Snapshot March 2018 (PDF 424 kb)
International Visitor Survey (IVS)
Tourism Research Australia conducts quarterly International Visitor Surveys of departing short-term (under 12 months duration) international visitors aged 15 years and over.
The IVS Snapshot provides the total international visitation to New South Wales. It covers visitor numbers, nights and expenditure as well as country of origin, purpose of visit, demographics, top activities, transport and accommodation statistics.
Tourism Research Australia advised that the March Quarter 2018 International Visitor Survey results will not be released on 6 June 2018. TRA are working with the Department of Home Affairs and the Australian Bureau of Statistics in investigating the passenger card data used for benchmarking the survey results. TRA will advise of the new release date once issues are resolved.
International market profiles
The international market profiles provide snapshot and time series visitation information from each country market to New South Wales. It also reports on each country market’s purpose of travel, demographics, travel party, places visited, top activities, accommodation and transport used.
|Country||Snapshot (PDF files)||Time Series (PDF files)|
|Canada||Canada Snapshot Dec 2017||Canada Time Series Dec 2017|
|China||China Snapshot Dec 2017||China Time Series Dec 2017|
|France||France Snapshot Dec 2017||France Time Series Dec 2017|
|Germany||Germany Snapshot Dec 2017||Germany Time Series Dec 2017|
|Hong Kong||Hong Kong Snapshot Dec 2017||Hong Kong Time Series Dec 2017|
|India||India Snapshot Dec 2017||India Time Series Dec 2017|
|Indonesia||Indonesia Snapshot Dec 2017||Indonesia Time Series Dec 2017|
|Japan||Japan Snapshot Dec 2017||Japan Time Series Dec 2017|
|Malaysia||Malaysia Snapshot Dec 2017||Malaysia Time Series Dec 2017|
|New Zealand||New Zealand Snapshot Dec 2017||New Zealand Time Series Dec 2017|
|Singapore||Singapore Snapshot Dec 2017||Singapore Time Series Dec 2017|
|South Korea||South Korea Snapshot Dec 2017||South Korea Time Series Dec 2017|
|Taiwan||Taiwan Snapshot Dec 2017||Taiwan Time Series Dec 2017|
|UK||UK Snapshot Dec 2017||UK Time Series Dec 2017|
|USA||USA Snapshot Dec 2017||USA Time Series Dec 2017|