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About Cruise New Zealand

Cruise New Zealand is the industry body of New Zealand’s cruise sector. Our mission is to establish New Zealand as the cruise destination of choice in the South Pacific.

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Why Cruise New Zealand?

No other travel style will allow you to see the length of the country in a week. Wake up to a new destination every day! Experience a surprisingly wide range of landscapes and experiences.

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We are the industry body of New Zealand's cruise sector.

Why Cruise New Zealand?

Stunning landscapes and a myriad of experiences, all within overnight steaming…

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Cruising is the easiest way to see the whole country. Cruising around New Zealand is best over our summer months, from October to April.

Cruise ships put Picton to the test

A bumper cruise ship season will put pressure on Picton during its busiest time, a tourism operator says. Jill Evans from water transport firm Cougarline was one of four Marlborough people to attend this year’s NZ Cruise conference, and said Picton and New Zealand rated very highly with cruise ship customer satisfaction. The cruise conference […]

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Cruise Industry Continues Global Growth with More Than 21 Million Cruise Passengers and $117 Billion in Economic Contributions in 2013

A new report released by the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) shows that demand for cruising across the globe increased 77 per cent over the past decade, with passenger numbers rising from 12 million to 21.3 million. The report also reveals for the first time that cruise industry expenditure worldwide generated $117 billion in total […]

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CLIA: Capacity up in developing markets

CLIA’s annual report on the economic contribution of the cruise industry highlights growth in less developed cruise territories, including Asia, the Australia/Pacific region and South America.The report said these three areas recorded 20% capacity growth in 2013 and accounted for more than half the global increase in available bed days. Europe’s capacity growth slowed from […]

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This site has been designed for cruise lines, cruise ships and the travel trade in mind. If you are a passenger and wish to find out more about New Zealand or travel deals to New Zealand, please visit www.newzealand.com. We look forward to welcoming you!