The chairman of the board of the Port Authority of New South Wales, Nicholas Whitlam, announced the reappointment of Grant Gilfillan as ceo for a further three years.
Tourism Fiji’s former regional director New Zealand, Wayne Deed, will take up his new appointment as Auckland-based global director of sales and marketing for South Sea Cruises Group on October 10.
Cruise industry sustainability experts Monika Griefahn of AIDA Cruises and Tom Strang of Carnival Corp. & plc have called for more transparency, uniformity and predictability in environmental regulation.
On the eve of its first Cruise Month commencing October 1, Australia is preparing for a record 2016-17 wave season.
Five people, including family members of a senior Vanuatu government minister, were rescued when Princess Cruises’ Sun Princess went to the aid of a stricken vessel adrift at sea for 48 hours.
Sture Myrmell, president of P&O Cruises Australia, was in Newcastle Tuesday for the announcement by New South Wales Premier Mike Baird that a permanent multi-user cruise terminal will be built to support tourism in the Hunter region.
On the eve of her 2016-17 extended season in Sydney, Celebrity Solstice will undergo an A$11.25m revitalisation in Singapore.
Diane Patrick, md of Wiltrans International, organised a VIP luncheon at Establishment in Sydney on Friday for Crystal’s president and ceo Edie Rodriguez to meet leading cruise and travel writers.