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Ruby Princess “rushed” to Sydney Harbour for “urgent” COVID-19 testing, inquiry hears

by Ali Coulton

The ship may also not have been responsible for inaccurate health reporting that led NSW Health to declare the ship was “low-risk”.

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Ruby Princess doctor says she wouldn’t have let passengers disembark

A doctor who was on board Ruby Princess has told an inquiry she would not have allowed passengers to disembark when they did.

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Ruby Princess expected to leave Australia tomorrow

The news comes as Carnival confirms all passengers on board the cruise will get a full refund, so we’re working on forging our tickets.

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“An opportunity for all to learn”: Princess Cruises boss responds to NSW government inquiry

The cruise line’s president says what happened on Ruby Princess was a reflection of what was happening around the world at the time.

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NSW govt launches special commission of inquiry into Ruby Princess debacle

The COVID-19 saga involving Princess Cruises continues apace. Update yourself on the latest development here.

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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.

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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.

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Virgin Voyages postpones inaugural sailing, as cruise lines halt operations amid global pandemic

by Ali Coulton

The Scarlet Lady has had her maiden voyage pushed back, as three major lines announce they will suspend operations until at least May.

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Cruise Wrap: Viking Expedition info sessions, Sapphire Princess’ inaugural WA season + MORE!

Is your Wednesday being spent cruising through the Kimberley? Neither is ours, but luckily there’s news from Western Australia here to keep you sated.

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Coronavirus: 10 killed in quarantine hotel collapse, as Northern Italy goes into lockdown

This comes as an infected worker in an Aussie hotel ignored quarantine advice and went to work infected, and yet another cruise is forced into quarantine.

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Another Princess Cruises ship gets put in lockdown after passenger dies of coronavirus

The Grand Princess was on its way to Ensenada, Mexico when it was discovered a man who was on board the ship’s previous sailing had died of coronavirus after disembarking.

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Coronavirus: Diamond Princess passengers die, as two evacuated Aussies test positive

The coronavirus outbreak continues to wreak havoc on the travel industry, prompting the federal government to extend its travel ban for another week.

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