CEO Update – IVS & NVS Results

CEO Update – IVS & NVS Results

The latest International and National Visitor Survey results for the year ending September 2018 show that South Australia recorded strong levels of expenditure growth. The value of tourism is now at a record high of $6.9 billion. Day trip expenditure showed the most...
CEO End of Year Update

CEO End of Year Update

Over the past 12 months a core focus area for SATIC has been around the advocacy space, with the aim of creating a strong, credible and unified voice for the tourism industry in South Australia. An integral part of this work was undertaken earlier this year when we...
CEO Update – Visitor Economy Taskforce

CEO Update – Visitor Economy Taskforce

I am excited to share that the State Government has recently established a ‘Taskforce for the Visitor Economy (TVE)’, which will see the government work collectively to unlock the 2020 targets of $8 billion and 41,000 jobs. The need for a whole of...
CEO Meet the Minister Recap

CEO Meet the Minister Recap

Following the South Australian Government elections and the appointment of the Hon David Ridgway – Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, SATIC partnered with the government to facilitate 19 regional ‘Meet the Minister’ events over a period of ten weeks. The...
CEO Opinion Piece

CEO Opinion Piece

Tourism’s a key economic driver for our state. It’s an industry that’s now worth a record-breaking $6.7b and employs over 36,000 South Australians. Over the past five years alone we’ve seen 5,000 new jobs created in tourism and the broader visitor economy. That said,...
Industry Update from SATIC’s CEO

Industry Update from SATIC’s CEO

The first half of 2018 has been an exciting time for SATIC, having welcomed 384 delegates to our ninth annual tourism conference and completed our second round of ServiceIQ Smarter Business Workshops, with extremely positive feedback from industry on both initiatives....