Areas of Practice

  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Government Services
  • General Commercial

Karl Flowers – Specialist

Economist  Tourism and Marketing insights


Karl Flowers is a nationally recognised expert in tourism market analysis, forecasting and economic analysis.

He has been consulting for the last 12 years, focussing on market and economic analysis of tourism attraction business cases and tourism policy development.

He is a regular advisor to government and industry on the economic impact of the visitor economy. Karl introduced the national tourism forecasting system.

In the last year, Karl has produced over 30 reports for either State-wide, tourism region, local government or industry sector clients forecasting and outlining the expected recovery path of the visitor economy from COVID impacts and what clients can do to fast track visitor economy recovery.

Previous Roles

Tourism and Aviation Economist – Tourism Australia
Director of Investment – Commonwealth Department of Tourism
General Manager: Policy & Research – Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF)


Master of Economics