2019 a record year for tourism in Gippsland
Gippsland's tourism industry is booming thanks to increasing visitor opportunities and strong marketing campaigns.
CEO of Destination Gippsland Terry Robinson said 2019 has been a record year.
"We had more than a million extra visitors come to Gippsland.
"So 7.3 million visitors, and that's the most ever.
"Importantly they then spent 8.4 million nights.
"So not only were they coming but they were staying in accommodation and spending in our cafes and restaurants, and visiting our awesome attractions."