Visit Sunshine Coasts works with a number of industry partners to deliver research and reports. Useful resources include:

The Queensland Plan

The Queensland Plan began with one simple idea: that every Queenslander should have a say in the future of our state—a once-in-a-generation opportunity to look beyond the immediate horizon to a future full of possibility. Download The Queensland Plan

Tourism Australia Industry Briefing

Tourism Australia’s mission is to market Australia as the most desirable destination on earth. Tourism Australia’s role is to grow demand and foster a competitive and sustainable Australian tourism industry through partnership marketing targeted to global consumers in key markets
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Tourism Research Australia

Tourism Research Australia is a joint state and federal government agency responsible for providing accurate, timely and comprehensive statistics and analyses on tourism to help industry and government decision-making. This includes the undertaking and analysis of the International Visitor Survey and the National Visitor Survey.

Tourism and Events Queensland

Tourism and Events Queensland provides snapshot reports of visitor surveys, undertakes economic and forecast data and carries out additional research in key areas.

Australian Bureau of Statistics

The ABS assists and encourages informed decision-making, research and discussion within governments and the community, by providing an objective and responsive national statistical service.

Roy Morgan Research – Holiday Tracking Survey

An ongoing tracking survey of holiday and leisure travel, HTS provides detailed information on travel preferences, intentions and behaviour, destination associations, holiday types, brand specific information, attitudes towards holidays and travel plus advertising awareness and taglines.