Story: Tourist industry

Tourist arrivals

Tourist arrivals

International tourism languished until the 1960s, when it began to grow rapidly. This was largely due to the arrival of air travel and the development of attractions and accommodation facilities for tourists.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Source: New Zealand official yearbook and Statistics New Zealand

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Margaret McClure, 'Tourist industry - Tourism overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/graph/23166/tourist-arrivals (accessed 16 October 2018)

Story by Margaret McClure, published 11 Mar 2010