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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.

Building for Asia: High Service Speeds

The Asian cruise market may bring with it a number of implications to newbuilding designs for vessels dedicated to Asia. A set of new Star Cruises vessels due in 2016 and 2017 remain relatively secret, but now feature a balcony ratio of approximately 66.9 percent. Cruise lines optimizing newbuilds for Asia service need to look […]

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Princess: Diversified Itineraries in Asia Will Bring Repeat Business

Key to Chinese market development will not only be learning about new Chinese passengers, but offering them new itineraries so they come back and cruise again, according to Anthony Kaufman, senior vice president of Asia operations for Princess Cruises. “The cruise market in China is very new so we don’t yet understand the patterns of […]

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NSW Brings 10-Year Plan

The government in Australia’s New South Wales (NSW) has set the target of doubling overnight visitor spend by 2020. “This includes the creation of a 10-year Cruise Development Plan aimed at ensuring that the state’s cruise ship capability is enhanced to meet future demand and capitalize on opportunities to grow overnight visitor expenditure pre- and […]

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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!