21 Feb 2024

Taranaki enjoys record breaking cruise ship season

From Morning Report, 8:56 am on 21 February 2024

Taranaki is about to wrap up a record-breaking cruise season with more than 8000 passengers visiting the province by sea.

Seven luxury liners will have berthed at Port Taranaki by next month and about twice that number are expected next summer as a strategy to welcome 28 ships by 2028 takes shape.

Taranaki Whanganui reporter Robin Martin has more.