Regional Tourism Estimates Oct 2018

MBIE’s new Monthly Regional Tourism Estimates provide an estimate of international and domestic visitor spend for October 2018.

The latest visitor expenditure statistics show that the Hamilton & Waikato region garnered $1.57billion annual visitor expenditure for the year ended October 2018. International expenditure in the region sits at $373m and domestic expenditure totals $1.198b (year ended October 2018).

For the month of October 2018 International expenditure totaled $29m, Domestic expenditure $102m, with a total monthly spend of $131m (8% up on October 2017)

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