Destination Phillip Island is the peak industry body for tourism in the Phillip Island region.
The board partners with the local industry, Bass Coast Shire Council, Visit Victoria and Tourism Australia to deliver strategies to grow and sustain tourism in the region.
Tourism and events (visitor economy) creates jobs and economic prosperity in communities right across Victoria.
In 2017-18, tourism was estimated to be worth $395 million to the region’s economy (in direct and indirect Gross Regional Product) representing 34.7% of the regions economy. Tourism generated employment of approximately 4,300 people or 35% of the region’s employment (direct and indirect jobs).
TOURISM = JOBS
This site provides information for our industry and stakeholders.
For visitor information to plan and book your trip please see visitphillipisland.com or contact the friendly staff Phillip Island Visitor Information Centre on 1300 366 422.
Tourism Australia is leading a domestic marketing campaign to encourage Australians to take a holiday in the country this year. Supporting tourism especially in regional areas is a key objective. Industry can access information about the campaign and a toolkit with graphics to use on your socials and website.
My Phillip Island
A new online platform is now released to share information on the region’s experiences and develop local ambassadors.
The 2020 Official Visitors Guide is out now
Local industry is featured in this official production which has 120,000 copies distributed across venues in NSW, VIC, SA, official visitor centres, airports and hire car companies.