Tourism Fast Facts

The following is a quick guide to visitation to Tasmania and tourism's contribution to the Tasmanian economy.

Contribution to the Tasmanian economy

  • Tourism in Tasmania directly and indirectly contributes around $2.25 billion or 6 per cent to Tasmania’s Gross State Product (GSP)
  • Tourism directly contributes $1.11 billion or about 3.2 per cent to Tasmania's Gross Product.
  • Tourism directly and indirectly supports around 33,600 jobs in Tasmania or about 13.0 per cent of total Tasmanian employment - higher than the national average and the highest in the country.

Visitors to Tasmania

  • A total of 744,200 people visited Tasmania on scheduled air and sea services during the year ending March 2022, not including cruise ships.
  • These visitors spent a total of 8.06 million nights in Tasmania.
  • Visitors spent a total of $2.18 billion on accommodation, attractions, tours, transport and other goods and services during this period.

June 2022