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Final Report

The Outlook for Tourism in the Auckland Region

Prepared for

Auckland Regional Council

June 2008

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Authorship
This document was written by Shane Vuletich. For further information email shane@covec.co.nz or phone (09) 916-1961.

Disclaimer
Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the material and the integrity of the analysis presented herein, Covec Ltd accepts no liability for any actions taken on the basis of its contents.

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Contents
Executive Summary ............................................................................................................... 1
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Introduction .................................................................................................................... 6
1.1.

2.

Overview: Bringing the World to Auckland............................................................6

Drivers of Tourism Demand ......................................................................................... 13
2.1.
2.2.

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General Drivers of Tourism Demand..................................................................... 13
Specific Drivers of Tourism Demand in Auckland .............................................. 23

Economic Contribution…...

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