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​Tourism WA undertakes a number of strategic research projects. Please refer to the sections below for more information.


Perth Entertainment Precincts 

The Perth Entertainment Precincts report rates nine inner-city entertainment precincts.

Caravan and camping 

Caravan parks provide a range of accommodation types and other services to meet the needs of a wide cross section of visitors.

Eco-accommodation development 

Research has been undertaken to help develop an eco accommodation product and a marketing strategy for the sector.

Visitor experience and expectations 

What do people think about their holidays in Western Australia? Did their WA holiday measure up to their expectations?

Food and wine tourism 

An estimated 1.1 million visitors having participated in food and wine activities while on holiday or on a day trip to WA in 2013.

Outlook for the Australian travel industry 

An annual study into the Australian travel market - their mind set, attitudes to travel and outlook for the travel industry.

Influence of WA visitor centres on tourist behaviour 

Research on the effectiveness of visitor centres in WA, their impact on visitor behaviour, and how their offering can be improved.

Understanding passenger expectations of regional airports 

As the capacity and infrastructure of regional airports in WA grows, it’s important to understand the needs and preferences of their users.

Last Reviewed: 2017-01-12