4:06 pm on 20 April 2023
Niue is this week welcoming its first visiting yachts in three years.
The steady trickle of maritime visitors had been a much welcome feature of Niuean winters for many years until the island was shut down due to the Covid pandemic.
Niue Yacht Club manages moorings for the vessels and its commodore Keith Vial told RNZ Pacific these latest arrivals came as a real surprise to the islanders.
“They just came in over the horizon and suddenly you find you have got two yachts in the bay,” Vial said.
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