Welcome to the Accommodation Association 

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Capella Lodge, Lord Howe Island Photo Credit: Rhiannon Taylor

Our activities 

We are the largest industry association representing over 3,500 of Australian Accommodation providers.

 

Our vision is to enable the Australian Accommodation Sector to continuously evolve to meet our members' customer's wants and aspirations

Who we are 

We represent the major hotel groups in Australia including Accor Hotels, IHG, Hilton, TFE, The Star Entertainment Group, Wyndham Destinations, Big 4 Holidays Parks, Choice, Lancemore Group and Quest Apartment Hotels.

What we do

We provide essential services to our members and connect industry and government leaders to build a more sustainable partnership leading to increased economic growth, continued community support and environmental sustainability.

Our Economic Contribution

> Tourism directly contributes $55.283 billion to Australia’s gross domestic product (GDP), 3.2% of Australia’s total GDP.

> There are 598,200 people directly employed in the Australian tourism industry, 4.9% of total employment.

Accommodation businesses contributes $13 billion to the Australian economy.

There are 113,500 people employed in the accommodation industry which is 17% of total tourism employment.