9 Mar 2012

Auckland prepares for arrival of Round the World yacht race

From Morning Report, 8:52 am on 9 March 2012

The party is already underway as Auckland's waterfront prepares to welcome the fleet in sailing's premier round the world race this weekend. The Volvo Ocean Race includes New Zealand's first entry for nearly twenty years, while onshore it's hoped the stopover will pump millions into Auckland's economy.