The majority of food outlets will be closed on Christmas Day,
despite the scheduled arrival of cruise ship Diamond
tour of Dunedin came to a grinding halt for a group of cruise
ship tourists after their bus ran aground at the weekend.
Dunedin hosted about 131,000 cruise ship passengers and
58,000 crew in a season the Dunedin City Council says earned
the city close to $30 million.
weather and the attractions of Dunedin combined to produce a
perfect start to the cruise ship season.
Thousands of cruise ship passengers flocked into central
Dunedin yesterday during the busiest day of the city's latest
Dunedin needs to do more to welcome cruise ship passengers to
secure an industry now worth $38 million a year to Otago, a
new action plan suggests.
There are mixed feelings among Dunedin retailers about this
year's cruise ship season.
A complaint about new cruise-ship protocols at Port Otago is
being assessed by the Commerce Commission.
Dunedin should implement a model for cruise ship tour
operators established in Christchurch, an Akaroa operator
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