A snippet from the owner of Westfield centres in Australia, was out on Tuesday so a bit of an ICYMI.

  • customer visits are at 86 per cent of the level at the same time a year ago
  • 92 per cent of stores trading at the Australian centres after the earlier closures
  • more stores will reopen next month

Westfield centres in New Zealand

  • 94 per cent of stores are trading


Westfield malls are not all of retail; in Australia but nevertheless an indicative guide. Someone in the comments on site here yesterday said they'd seen strong traffic …. a bit more evidence from this piece now.