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Email Executive Officer Kevin O’Sullivan on or call +64 (21) 784 968

Previous media releases:

2016 December 19th – Lack of Cruise Ship Infrastructure Halts Progress

2016 August 29th – Record Growth for New Zealand Cruise

2016 July 7th – Cruise NZ welcomes Auckland Port Futures Study

2016 March 1st – Missing – 176,000 Cruise Visitors

2015 October 2nd – Cruise season setting sail for 2015-16

2015 September 10th – Improved biosecurity measures for cruise sector

2015 August 26th – New Zealand – a pure gold cruise experience

2015 August 20th – Cruising to great heights

2015 August 5th – Cruise sector a top performer

2015 May 29th – Cruising towards 2025

2015 May 1st – Port decision jeopardises cruise sector and NZ economy

2015 April 16th – Cruise NZ celebrates Ovation deployment

2014 October 7th – A radiant start to New Zealand’s 2014-15 cruise season

2014 September 30th – Cruise sector earns $365 3m and still growing

2014 August 18th – High NZ costs challenging cruise lines

2014 August 12th – Excellent outlook for cruise sector

2014 June 19th – Cruise New Zealand 2014 Opens for Registration

2014 May 23rd – Cruise New Zealand on a Mission

2013 September 6th – Anticipating the start of another big cruise season

2013 August 7th – Change of Helm at Cruise New Zealand

2013 August 5th – NZ’s biggest cruise season yet

2012 October 31st – Cruise injects increasing value to New Zealand

2012 October 9th – New Zealand’s cruise regions ready for 2012-13 season


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