Tourism Council WA chief executive Evan Hall

Tourism boost creates 2,000 jobs

The Tourism Council WA has attributed the creation of 2,000 jobs in the sector to a major rise in domestic tourism. 

The national visitor survey released by Tourism Research Australia showed that domestic overnight visitors increased by 9.1 per cent for the year, with an additional $451 million spend in the state economy.

Tourism Council WA estimated that tourism generates about 93,000 jobs in Western Australia. 


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