Australia and New Zealand’s three leading cruise organisations – Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), Australian Cruise Association (ACA) and New Zealand Cruise Association (NZCA) – have released the first Cruise Industry Sustainability Guide in this region to showcase the work being done by the industry to preserve the world’s pristine waterways.
After 17 years recognising the cruise industry’s “best of the best”, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia has announced the launch of its 2018 Cruise Industry Awards with a refreshed award slate and an updated nominations and judging process.
The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) and the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) have developed a collaboration through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for strategic cooperation to drive the emerging cruise tourism in Malaysia.
From some of the world’s largest and newest ships to a flotilla of the most luxurious vessels at sea, New Zealand is sailing into its biggest and most exciting summer cruise season, according to local cruise associations.
From a few of the world’s largest and newest ships to a flotilla of the most luxurious vessels at sea and a smorgasbord of onboard offerings, Australia is sailing into one of its most exciting summer cruise seasons, according to Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia.
In preparation for #ChooseCruise this October, Cruise Line International Association (CLIA) Australasia has launched its digital Travel Agent Toolkit available exclusively to CLIA travel agent members.
A record 98,000 New Zealanders sailed the world’s oceans on a cruise holiday in 2017 with a 8.7 per cent leap in passenger numbers, as the country continues to rank as one of the world’s fastest growing cruise markets, according to Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia’s 2017 New Zealand Source Market Report.
Cruise360 Australasia is taking on the world this year with a bonus Cruise Destination Showcase offered for the first time. The inaugural Cruise360 Cruise Destination Showcase will be held on Thursday August 30, 2018, and will see 10 cruise destinations present their destination highlights for cruise passengers and itinerary suggestions for pre-or post-cruise stays.
Following its Annual General Meeting in Sydney, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia announced the appointment of Carnival Australia President Sture Myrmell as the association’s new chair.
The South Pacific remains the most popular cruise destination for Australian and New Zealand cruisers, with industry statistics showing more than half a million holidaymakers from the two nations enjoying cruises to the region annually. Cruise Lines International Association Australasia (CLIA) and the South Pacific Tourism Organisation have agreed this week to further cooperate and drive the growth of cruise tourism in the South Pacific region. (matangitonga.to)