It had been scheduled for Brisbane in 2020, ahead of the opening of the Brisbane International Cruise Terminal, but was postponed in the early stages of the pandemic.
‘The move to Brisbane has been resoundingly welcomed by the cruise community,’ CLIA MD Australasia Joel Katz said.
‘The coming (southern) summer promises near-record levels of cruising in Australasia, so this week’s conference will help highlight the increasingly important role Brisbane plays as our second-busiest cruise gateway in this region,’ Katz said.
Riding the Wave
‘Our theme this year is "Riding the Wave," and everything about our Cruise360 programme has been designed to give CLIA travel agents all the insight and inspiration they need to thrive in a resurgent Australasian cruise market.’