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STUDY: More than half of Aussies plan to travel domestically in 2020 (with a few exceptions)

Here’s some domestic travel research that paints a bit of a rosy and thorny picture for Australia’s tourism industry.

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STUDY: Almost half of older Aussies say they will never cruise again

The research also revealed just how keen Aussies are to get out and explore their own backyard, and what kind of holidays they are looking for.

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STUDY: 80 per cent of Aussies plan to holiday interstate this year

Here’s a new domestic travel study, best enjoyed while listening to an old CD or cassette tape your parents used to play in the car on road trips.

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Overseas trips by Aussie travellers fall a whopping 98.1 per cent

Australia has recorded its largest-ever drop in overseas travel, according to new data released by the ABS. Yikes.

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Hawaii’s Aussie arrivals down 11.3 per cent, but repeat visitation grows

by Mekal Mishra

Meanwhile, Travel Weekly’s editor has started wearing a coconut bra and grass skirt around the office for no apparent reason.

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Gastronomy and sport to entice more Aussie travellers to Phuket, says tourism marketing boss

While Phuket is known for its beautiful white-sand beaches and incredible granite and limestone islands, the popular Thai destination is banking on two of its other qualities to attract more Aussie travellers in 2020.

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Technology

STUDY: Good digital experience key to winning over Millennials, but travel basics still essential for all Aussies

Do your attempts to woo Millennial customers involve playing Justin Bieber in-store and dressing like him too? It’s probably best you give this a read then.

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STUDY: Nearly one-third of Aussies suffer money woes while on holiday

Do you have clients who always complain of maxed-out credit cards while overseas? Well, you’ll be able to relate to this.

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Where are Aussie travellers heading to next?

A prominent industry player has shared its thoughts on where Aussie travellers are off to next. Our guess is somewhere that offers an abundance of alcoholic beverages.

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UK announces big change for Aussie travellers

Great Britain has announced a big change for visitors from Australia, and it doesn’t involve banning those who wear cork hats or hate drinking tea.

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5 reasons why Vanuatu is perfect for Aussies

Just in case you need an excuse to pack your bags and head off to this South Pacific dream, here’s five. Can we come too?

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Here’s why Aussie travellers are flocking to Los Cabos

by Nancy Hromin

Fancy some celebrity spotting in one of the world’s most beautiful celebrity hot spots? You’re going to want to read this.

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