Debbie Summers, chairman of the New Zealand Cruise Association, said its 2021 conference, which was to have been held in Christchurch August 19-20, has been cancelled for the second year running.
CEO Kevin O’Sullivan said the New Zealand Cruise Association was ‘devastated’ when Ponant was forced to cancel a season of seven fully-booked expedition voyages aboard Le Lapérouse because 61 crew members were denied visas.
Tillberg Design of Sweden (TDoS) and Shanghai Ship Design & Research Institute (SDARI) have signed a letter of intent that will enable collaboration on joint ship design projects between the two companies for vessels ranging from passenger cruise...
Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Eclipse will return to Australia and New Zealand for a second season in 2022-23.
Ponant’s plans to operate a domestic cruise programme in New Zealand have been dashed by the country’s immigration authorities.
The National Roads and Motorists Association (NRMA) has taken a minority stake in Coral Expeditions which will support the Cairns-based cruise line’s expansion plans.