REUTERS: With his new movie "Australia" only just hitting international screens, tourism authorities are understood to be delighted by an immediate influx of tourists.
A spokesperson for the tourism industry said while it was too early to talk about numbers, the great work of tourism ambassador, Baz Luhrmann was already having an affect.
"We are already seeing an entirely different kind of tourist - the kind who wants to find out for themselves about the land Baz is promoting."
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