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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.

Princess Cruises Honored with Four Porthole Readers’ Choice Awards

Princess Cruises has won four awards from the readers of Porthole Cruise Magazine, receiving Best Central America Itineraries, Best South Pacific Itineraries, Best Onboard Shopping and Best Signature Cocktail in the magazine’s 18th annual Readers’ Choice Awards. The awards represent the 16th year that the line has been recognized in an itinerary category and the […]

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Seabourn takes delivery of the Encore

Seabourn has taken delivery of its newest ship, the 600-passenger Seabourn Encore, during a ceremony at the Fincantieri shipyard in Sestri Ponente, Italy. The Encore was designed by hotel and restaurant designer Adam Tihany. Each of its 300 suites have a private veranda. New to the ship is The Retreat, where passengers can relax in […]

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Mount Maunganui road closures for cruise ships

As huge numbers of cruise ship passengers descend on Mount Maunganui in the coming months there will be road closures to enable passengers to safely get off the ships. Between November and February a number of particularly large cruise ships were scheduled to visit, with numbers from 3000 people to 10,000 people disembarking. Tauranga City […]

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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!