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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.

Gangway down for Bay cruise season

First of 40 ships arrive as 64,000 visitors expected The first cruise ship of the season, Celebrity Solstice, dropped anchor in the Bay of Islands yesterday with 2850 passengers and 1250 crew on board. Forty cruise ships are scheduled to visit the Bay during the 2014-15 season with a total of 63,980 passengers and 29,271 […]

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Cruise-ship terminal plan not dead in the water yet

Christchurch City Council is taking a more hands-on approach with Lyttelton Port, reassessing the port’s decision not to build a $40 million cruise-ship facility. The move follows Christchurch City Council’s bid to buy out all the shares in Lyttelton Port – through its investment arm Christchurch City Holdings – and take control of the company, […]

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Good news from cruise line

The world’s second-biggest cruise company says it will be bringing its largest number of passengers to Dunedin this summer, a bright spot in a season that is predicted to be slightly smaller overall than the last. A Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) New Zealand spokesperson said the line was set to bring 34,000 passengers to Dunedin […]

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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!