Chinese alumni boosting tourism in Australia: survey | Connect Asia

Chinese alumni boosting tourism in Australia: survey

Chinese alumni boosting tourism in Australia: survey

Updated 5 April 2013, 17:45 AEDT

New research reveals that Chinese students are playing a key role in boosting Australia's tourism industry years after graduation.

It says the majority of Chinese alumni returned at least once to Australia within a five-year period, contributing almost $10 million to the local economy.

Presenter: Liam Cochrane

Speaker: Dr Joanne Pyke, lead researcher at Victoria University's Centre for Tourism and Services Research

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