Cruise ship num­bers look­ing good

Whitsunday Times - - LOCAL NEWS -

CRUISE liner Pa­cific Dawn is set to bring more than 2000 vis­i­tors to the re­gion next week as it stops off for the day on Mon­day.

Busi­ness own­ers and tourist op­er­a­tors are look­ing for­ward to the ship’s ar­rival which reg­u­larly brings hun­dreds of do­mes­tic and over­seas tourists to visit Air­lie Beach and the Whit­sun­days.

Cruise Ship Am­bas­sadors co-or­di­na­tor Judi Dunn said busi­nesses should ex­pect an in­flux on Mon­day and added the next ship will ar­rive on Oc­to­ber 13.

“We are re­ceiv­ing four in Oc­to­ber on the 13th, 20th, 28th, 31st, and then three in Novem­ber and two in De­cem­ber. The num­bers for 2014 look good al­ready,” she said.

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