29 May 2023

Cyclone-hit regions' tourism outlets keen for more visitors

From Checkpoint, 5:54 pm on 29 May 2023

Tourism businesses in cyclone-hit regions say the welcome mat is out, but not enough people have come in.

For many in the tourism industry, winter usually signals a time to hunker down and survive off their summer earnings.

But Cyclone Gabrielle cut summer short, causing widespread disruption and damage after an already difficult few years.

Tourism reporter Tess Brunton has more.