CCG Briefing Paper on the Economics of the Territory Marine and Coastal Environment
December 16, 2019 - 12:46pm
Year of publication: 2017
Date published: 03/2017
Publishing institution: Centre for Conservation Geography
- The Territory marine and coastal environment is a critical tourism asset generating an estimated 1.7 billion per annum to the NT economy.
- Currently there is a lack of finer scale data on how tourism in the Territory’s marine and coastal environment is evolving.
- The development of the Coastal and Marine Management Strategy in 2017 offers a key opportunity for game-changing new initiatives to stimulate significant growth in nature and culture-based tourism in the Top End.