Carnival president slams NSW government’s “bitterly disappointing” treatment of cruise industry
by Ali Coulton
Sture Myrmell says the state government is not only putting remaining crew members at risk, but also impacting the cruise industry as a whole.
WIN THE GIN: Cruise & Maritime Voyages helps keep agents’ spirits up
The cruise line is encouraging agents to keep their ‘gins up’ with this fantastic new ‘GINCENTIVE’! And if you think those puns are bad, just wait until you read the article.
Cruise Wrap: Viking to cruise the Mississippi, Aqua Expeditions’ virtual cooking classes, lines extend operations pause + MORE!
Has working from home not been as cruisey as you’d like? Sail into this fresh batch of news from the waterborne sector.
Vasco da Gama passengers finally disembark, as German ship confirms 41 coronavirus cases
The CMV ship has finally offloaded its passengers, as 39 people from a German cruise vessel are evacuated to Perth hospitals.
Princess Cruises’ regional boss sets the record straight on Ruby Princess
Stuart Allison has released a video sharing what really happened when Ruby Princess disembarked in Sydney, as passengers consider legal action.
Western Australia changes Vasco Da Gama’s disembarkation plan (again)
The Premier of Western Australia’s plans for CMV ship Vasco da Gama are about as clear as a murky lake.
Dream Cruises cancels 2020/21 Australia and New Zealand deployment of Explorer Dream
Dream Cruises has pulled the plug on its ANZ deployment of Explorer Dream amidst COVID-19 uncertainty.
Royal Caribbean passenger becomes second Queenslander to die of COVID-19
This comes just days after a woman in her 70s who was allowed to disembark Ruby Princess in Sydney last week died of the virus.
WA premier backflips on Vasco da Gama’s Fremantle disembarkation
Passengers will now have to self-isolate on Rottnest Island before continuing home, so let’s hope COVID-19 can’t be spread via quokkas.
Ruby Princess passengers considering legal action after woman dies of COVID-19
A law firm confirmed it is investigating avenues to compensate “distressed and disappointed” passengers who contracted COVID-19 as a result of alleged negligence.
Cruise exceptionally: Quark Expeditions’ Ultramarine to deliver the ultimate polar expedition experience
by Sponsored by Quark Expeditions
It’s been 30 years since Quark Expeditions began cruising in the polar regions. And in 2021, the expert polar cruise line is changing the game with the launch of Ultramarine.
Cruise Wrap: RCL extends suspension, Vasco da Gama to arrive in Fremantle + MORE
Travel Weekly staff have had Enya’s “Orinoco Flow (Sail Away)” stuck in our heads all morning because of this damn Cruise Wrap. The price we pay for keeping you up to date with all the latest cruise news.
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