Domestic Overnight



In 2015–16, overnight domestic trips showed strong growth, increasing 6.8% to 88.9 million trips – equivalent to more than 4.5 trips for each Australian resident aged 15 and over. Nights also increased, but at a somewhat slower rate (up 4.8% to 328 million nights), due to a small decrease in the average length of stay (down to 3.7 nights). Spend continued to increase at a similar rate to trips (up 6.4%) to reach $59.0 billion – the highest spend on record.

Things to note when reading this analysis

Why were they travelling?


Domestic Overnight - Reason for trip

Where did they go?


Domestic Overnight - Where did they go?

What were their travel preferences?


Domestic Overnight - Trip details

What tourism activity is forecast for domestic overnight travel?


Domestic Overnight - Tourism Forecasts