Interislander cancelled due to predicted swells

The Interislander ferry Aratere berthed. Photo / Mark Mitchell
The Interislander ferry Aratere berthed. Photo / Mark Mitchell

People who are booked on today's ferry across Cook Strait will have to wait until tomorrow.

KiwiRail has cancelled the 2:30 Interislander sailing for passengers this afternoon due to predicted six to seven metre swells.

The company says passengers have been advised and will be probably be booked on a sailing tomorrow.

A spokesman says a call will be made later today on whether freight can be sent across the strait.

- Newstalk ZB

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