Condé Nast has named Australia as the destination of the coming year. The US magazine is one of the foremost travel publications in the world and being named 'Destination of the Year' for 2016 is a huge accolade for Australia. Tourism Australia's MD John O'Sullivan claims the timing "couldn't be better" with the launch of the next big global campaign just a few weeks away. "This will put a renewed focus on Australia's world-class aquatic and coastal experiences, many of which have been highlighted by Conde NastTraveller as critical elements of our country's international appeal." Australia is currentl enjoying record numbers of visitor arrivals from the US, growing at levels not seen since the Sydney 2000 Olympics. Find out more.