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Estimating Demand for a Special Event and the Events Contribution to a Regional Economy

Categories: Case Study, Cost Reduction, Investment, Management, Monitoring & Evaluation, Oceania, Pacific, Return
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This project was aimed at finding out the relationship between the demand for a special event and the schedule of entrance fees for the event. Two special events, part of a wider event, the Hobart Summer Festival, were examined: Taste of Tasmania and the Australian Wooden Boat Festival.

by John Madden, Nic Groenwold, Prem Thapa

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The first section of this report, the literature review, outlines the major components of research diffusion and diffusion theory including innovation development, decision-making processes and adopter categories. The second and third sections of the report will outline the research methods and survey results. The final section of the report will provide an analysis and discussion of the survey results and the implications these have for the STCRC.

 

by Chris Cooper, Leo Jago, Jack Carlsen and Lisa Ruhanen
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The market performance information available to tourism operators and managers of Regional Tourism Organisations for use in evaluating their relative performance is not considered adequate. Tourism operators individually have their own performance data available (ie hotels may have data on room night occupied per month) but this information is generally considered commercially sensitive. Thus, sharing of such data to enable the performance of an individual operator against others or to allow aggregate performance of the destination to be measured has been problematic. This technical report provides a summary of the pilot implementation of Industry Performance Analyser for Tourism (IPAT) by selected Regional Tourism Organisations (RTOs) in Queensland.

by Noel Scott and Noreen Breakey
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The aim of this study was to develop an insight into the importance and impact of the attributes which shape the competitiveness of tourism destinations. Some of this research has focused on particular elements of destination competitiveness, such as price competitiveness, while other research has aimed at developing a more comprehensive understanding of destination competitiveness. General theories of competitiveness have been assimilated and adapted, and conceptual models of destination competitiveness have been developed which tailors these general ideas and theories to the particular characteristics of the tourism industry.

by Geoffrey I. Crouch

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The aim of this research was to explore and compare choice behaviours of different consumers for specific domestic and overseas destinations offering a particular set of holiday experiences. The selected eight destinations represent the whole range of option types for short trip vacation travel from or within Australia: overseas (Asia/Pacific), domestic metropolitan interstate, regional interstate, local regional (intrastate) and local ‘home’ destination. The implementation and modelling of consumer choice experiments such as this provides a powerful method for deconstructing and understanding how tourism consumers make decisions.

by  Harmen Oppewal, Twan Huybers and Geoffrey I. Crouch

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How Do Australians Choose Holiday Destinations and Experiences? Modelling Consumer Choice

 

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