Phillip Island Strategic Tourism Plan and 2035 Strategy
The Phillip Island and San Remo Visitor Economy Strategy 2035 Growing Tourism adopted by Council in August 2016.
Recognising that tourism is one of the main economic drivers of Phillip Island and San Remo, Bass Coast Shire Council has partnered with Regional Development Victoria, Destination Phillip Island and Phillip Island Nature Parks to develop a 20-year Visitor Economy Strategy for the Island to help ensure the long-term viability and sustainability of this important sector.
Tourism is a key economic driver on Phillip Island, which attracts over 1.85 million visitors annually. Visitor numbers are projected to grow by 4.2% per year to reach over 4 million visitors by 2035.
An update to the Phillip Island Strategic Tourism plan was released in August 2015.
The newly established skills based Destination Phillip Island Tourism Board developed the Phillip Island Strategic Tourism Plan in April 2014.
The plan sets out the objectives of tourism industry over the next five years.