Using Observe Market Expenditure to Estimate the Value of Recreational Surfing to the Gold Coast, Australia

Using Observe Market Expenditure to Estimate the Value of Recreational Surfing to the Gold Coast, Australia

Primary Country: Australia
Ecosystem: shores (rocky & beaches)
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $AUD126-$233 million: total reported annual expenditure by recreational surfers on the Gold Coast in 2007
  2. $AUD 18.67-$30.36: expenditure per session for recreatoinal surfing
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Lazarow, N. “Using Observe Market Expenditure to Estimate the Value of Recreational Surfing to the Gold Coast, Australia” Journal of Coastal Research, 2009

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