Viking Sun, the first ship under China Merchants Viking Cruises, the joint venture between China Merchants Shekou and Viking Cruises, arrived at Shenzhen Shekou cruise terminal in South China.
Fincantieri subsidiary Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam delivered Coral Geographer, the second of two sister ships, to Coral Expeditions.
Thousands of Australians will receive additional refunds for cancelled travel after Australian Pacific Touring and sister brand Travelmarvel agreed to stop deducting marketing and overhead costs.
Australian Scenic Group’s Emerald Waterways and Emerald Yacht Cruises officially became Emerald Cruises on Wednesday.
With the Australian government’s ban on foreign flagged ships extended until June 17, Ponant’s planned 2021 season in the Kimberley, scheduled to run April to August, is in abeyance.
Scenic released a revised 2021 Kimberley programme for Scenic Eclipse which is planned to commence at the end of Australia’s extended ban on outbound travel and the entry of cruise ships until June 17.
New Zealand-born Amelya Grey, who worked in Sydney for 20 years before moving to Perth, has been appointed Western Australia business development manager for Aurora Expeditions.