13 Jul 2020

Local tourists flock to Great Barrier Island

From Morning Report, 8:52 am on 13 July 2020

Local businesses say Great Barrier Island has had more flights arriving in the last month than the previous ten months combined.

Business owners have teamed up to offer package deals for holiday-makers looking to stay local during the school holidays.

The boom has been welcome respite for the island following the economic impact of Covid-19.

Orla Cumisky is the owner of the Currach Irish Pub and Innkeeper's Lodge.