Tourism and Events Information for Victoria’s tourism industry

International research

Discover the latest International Visitor Survey results for Victoria by spend, visitors and nights.

Key international statistics

The latest Tourism Research Australia International Visitor Survey data for the year ending June 2023.

Here is the key results for the year ending June 2023 (released September 2023).


  • $4.8 billion in international overnight spend in Victoria in the year ending June 2023.
  • International overnight spend returned to 56% of the pre-pandemic result (year ending June 2019).


  • 1.6 million international overnight visitors to Victoria in the year ending June 2023.
  • International overnight visitors to Victoria were back to 53% of the year ending June 2019 result.

Next International Visitor Survey release will be in December 2023.

Find out more at Tourism Research Australia.

International tourism data

Explore tourism data for Victoria and key visitor markets of origin. View by time period and filter by spend, visitors and nights.

International data dashboard

Explore tourism data for Victoria and key visitor markets of origin.

Notes: Data sourced from the International Visitor Survey (IVS) produced by Tourism Research Australia. IVS data includes international short-term visitors (less than 12 months) aged 15+ years.

International education visitors captured in the IVS are defined as those that stay in Australia for less than one continuous year (as such not all international students are incorporated in this definition).

Due to survey limitations because of international border closures during the pandemic, regional-level international data is not currently available for 2021-23 estimates.

Due care is taken in the production of this information. However, DJSIR accepts no responsibility for the use of this data. Figures may not add due to rounding.

International market data

Explore Victoria’s international markets. This is based on year ending December 2019 data (pre-pandemic).

International market dashboard

Explore the top 20 international markets to Victoria ranked on spend.

Overseas arrivals and departures data

Monthly international data is collected on persons arriving in and departing from Australia. This includes usual place of residence, main state of stay and purpose of visit.

Overseas arrivals and departures dashboard

Explore monthly overseas arrivals and departures data for Victoria.

Other international research

Tourism Australia produces a range of information on international visitation research and market intelligence including market segmentation studies, visitor profiles and aviation information.

For further information please email

Page last updated: 28 Nov 2023
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