7 Jan 2010

Fiji sees record Australian tourist arrivals in October

1:45 pm on 7 January 2010

Figures released by Tourism Fiji show that last October Australian visitors set a new record with more than 27,500 arrivals.

This marked the fourth consecutive month of new record figures.

It coincided with all carriers on the Australia-Fiji route registered extremely positive load factors from October into early December.

The total number of visitors to Fiji in October was just over 53,000, a 7.2 per cent increase over the same period in 2008.