For Danielle and Peter, crusing down south was an opportunity to make new recollections this yr.
“He was recognized with most cancers final Christmas so this time of yr just isn’t good recollections, we might moderately do one thing enjoyable,” Danielle says.
It was enjoyable the crew have been prepared to offer.
“Giving out goodies, saying hello to everybody, what extra might you ask for,” says customer support supervisor Osia Maligi.
The Interislander says 2258 passengers have travelled from Wellington to Picton since 6:30am on Christmas Day, making Christmas an unexpectedly energetic day for the crew.
“With COVID-19, I did not suppose we might have lots of people shifting round right now of the yr,” Maligi says.
It is a busy Christmas Day each the crew and their passengers have been on board for.