28 Jul 2020

America's Cup: Waterfront businesses hope for domestic spending

From Checkpoint, 5:52 pm on 28 July 2020

From stormy seas to plain sailing, the America's Cup is prone to sudden changes of tack.

The regatta was due to attract a host of international tourists to our shores and give the economy - including local retailers and hospitality businesses - a big boost.

Now businesses are hoping Kiwis will visit Auckland for the prestigious event and spend their dollars in the central business district.

Video journalist Simon Rogers and Amy Williams filed this report.