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Tourism Booming On Central Coast

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Tourism Booming On Central Coast

There's been a big jump in the number of Aussies, hitting the Coast for a getaway.

The latest stats on domestic visitors shows 10% more made their way to us last year than in 2016. 

They spent an average of just over $360 a head while lapping up our beaches, fine food and attractions like the Reptile Park.

It follows a similar study showing even bigger growth for international guests earlier this month, with a 32 per cent increase in foreigners checking out the Coast.

 

March 16: Foreign tourists have netted Central Coast cafes and hotels a whopping $67 million in the last year.

The latest International Visitor Survey's found there were 63,000 overseas travellers making their way to our region to December, up 32%.

It means on average, each overseas visitor spent more than $1000 during their stay on the Coast, which itself is an increase of 91% on 2016 figures.

 

 

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