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Cruise Leader Set to Make Record Calls to NZ This Summer

Friday, 7 October 2016, 4:24 pm | MG Media

The region’s largest cruise operator, Carnival Australia, has kicked off a record New Zealand summer cruise season today, with Princess Cruises’ Sun Princess making the first of almost 400 calls by the company’s ships to ports around the country. More >>

NZ Set to Welcome Record Number of Cruise Ships

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 4:15 pm | MG Media

New Zealand will welcome a record number of cruise ships to its shores this summer, including an unprecedented nine ships making their inaugural calls to the country. More >>

Record Number of Ships to Tie Up in New Zealand this Summer

Monday, 7 September 2015, 11:15 am | MG Media

In a major boost for the economy, New Zealand is set to welcome a record number of cruise ships this summer, including an unprecedented six ships making their inaugural visits to the country. Peak industry body Cruise Lines International Association ... More >>

Air Tahiti Nui Offers Adult Fares at Kids Prices

Thursday, 25 June 2015, 1:37 pm | MG Media

Air Tahiti Nui is winding back the clock and lightening the load on the wallet, offering adult fares at children’s prices. More >>

Princess Cruises and NZ Natural Make a Sweet Deal

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 9:12 pm | MG Media

A new partnership between Princess Cruises and New Zealand Natural will benefit quake-affected Christchurch, with the cruise line donating a portion of sales from its new onboard ice cream parlour to help the city rebuild. More >>

Air Tahiti Nui Offers Adult Fares at Kids Prices

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 7:52 pm | MG Media

Air Tahiti Nui is winding back the clock and lightening the load on the wallet, offering adult fares at children’s prices. More >>

New Zealand Cruise Numbers Swell to Record High

Thursday, 11 June 2015, 11:34 am | MG Media

New Zealand has maintained its position as one of the world’s fastest growing cruise markets, with new figures showing a record 65,609 Kiwis enjoyed a cruise holiday last year. More >>

Hundreds of Kiwi Quilts are Delivered to Vanuatu

Tuesday, 5 May 2015, 1:01 pm | MG Media

Kiwi quilter Caroline Mason has delivered more than 700 quilts to Vanuatu villagers during a cruise call to Port Vila. More >>

Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria in Auckland

Friday, 20 March 2015, 11:57 am | MG Media

Auckland yesterday hosted an impromptu Royal Rendezvous of Cunard flagship Queen Mary 2 and younger sister Queen Victoria as a result of the lingering after effects of Cyclone Pam. More >>

Celebrating ANZACs with '100' Poppy Wall

Tuesday, 3 March 2015, 10:51 am | MG Media

Cunard's Queen Elizabeth Makes Contribution to New Zealand's ANZACs with '100' Poppy Wall More >>

New Zealand Set to Sail into a Busy Cruise Season

Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 4:16 pm | MG Media

New Zealand ports will welcome a flotilla of cruise ships over the coming months, with more than 560 ship visits scheduled around the nation, according to the peak cruise industry body. More >>

Teahupo’o Turns it On for Tahiti Surf Pro

Friday, 22 August 2014, 12:09 pm | MG Media

Each year around August a very big wave literally swamps the tiny Tahitian town of Teahupo’o, more than quadrupling its population with the world’s best surfers and their travelling caravan of fans, media and sponsors. More >>

Special Fare to Farewell Aranui 3 in 2015

Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 11:09 am | MG Media

Aranui is offering hundreds of dollars of savings on one of Aranui 3’s final voyages around the islands of Tahiti next year. More >>

Love Boat Captain Cruises to Auckland for Mass "Wedding "

Wednesday, 12 February 2014, 12:34 pm | MG Media

One of the most famous Captains of Romance, The Love Boat’s Captain Merrill Stubing, has performed a mass wedding vow renewal ceremony on a modern day “Love Boat” in Auckland this morning. More >>

Love Boat Captain shares tips for romance before he sails

Friday, 31 January 2014, 3:32 pm | MG Media

As the countdown to Valentine’s Day gets underway, one of the best known Captains of Romance, the Love Boat’s Captain Merrill Stubing, is dusting off his famous uniform to bring his unique brand of love Down Under. In a cheeky YouTube video that ... More >>

Australasia Cements Place On World Cruise Scene

Saturday, 18 January 2014, 4:02 pm | MG Media

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia has welcomed the findings of CLIA’s global annual State of the Cruise Industry report, showing that the region was one of the most popular cruise destinations in the world. More >>

Air Tahiti Nui’s revamped craft lands in Auckland

Friday, 17 May 2013, 12:57 pm | MG Media

Air Tahiti Nui’s revamped two-class A340-300 aircraft landed in Auckland for the first time yesterday, as the South Pacific carrier continues to roll out its reconfigured fleet with an enhanced inflight entertainment system and a fresh cabin redesign. ... More >>