The number of cruise lines adding Port of Roenne to their list of destinations in 2018 is up an estimated 45% Y-o-Y and the Danish port is expecting more cruise traffic going forward with the completion in June 2019 of a quay extension allowing ships up to 350mtr in length to berth alongside.
Cruise Broome chairman Shayne Murray expects a A$7m dredging project at Port of Broome in Western Australia to be completed before next year’s annual conference of the Australian Cruise Association.
To grow cruising in the Mediterranean requires patience by the ports and destinations currently off the map due to geopolitical issues, Carnival Corp. & plc's Giora Israel told delegates at the 51st MedCruise general assembly, held this week in Toulon.
Peter Collins’ reference group appointed by New South Wales Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey to tackle Sydney’s cruise ship berthing crisis has recommended the Royal Australian Navy share a revamped Garden Island with cruise ship operators.
Work is full tilt at Carnival Corp. & plc's Grand Turk Cruise Center to restore the destination to receive ships in November.
Denmark's Port of Kalundborg is making a significant investment in expanded port infrastructure to attract homeporting for large cruise ships as well as partnering with two experienced service providers to target more business.
Viking Star berthed at Lerwick's newly expanded cruise facility, recently-named Mair’s Pier, today arriving from northern Norway with around 900 passengers onboard.