Choose Cruise

October is Choose Cruise Month! It’s a fabulous time to plan and book your cruise holiday.

There’s a cruise out there for every type of traveller and every type of budget. As a CLIA Accredited Cruise Specialist, we can help you find the cruise you’ve been dreaming of and make your next (or first!) cruise holiday a reality.

During Choose Cruise Month the cruise industry will be showcasing the huge range of cruises now available to holidaymakers and offering special promotional deals. To take advantage of these offers give us a call or click here to send us an email and one of our consultants will contact you.

Whether you would like to visit Antarctica or the Mediterranean, New Zealand or the Pacific, we look forward to helping you plan and book your next dream cruise holiday.

Here’s a snapshot of some of the special offers available during October

** The specials below are for new bookings made during Choose Cruise Month and may be subject to special terms and conditions, blackout dates and to change (or withdrawl) without notice.

Please give us a call to find out more.  If you can’t find your favourite cruise line below, let us know –  we’d love to help you find the best fares for your next cruise

Seabourn Choose Cruise Bonus

Book your cruise during Luxury Week (12-21 October) and you will receive a bonus US$200 On board Spending Money per suite – valid on sailings departing May 1, 2019 through 2020.

Seabourn Set Sail Event – Book by 13th November

Special offers when you book your cruise by 13th November may include : Complimentary Three Veranda Suite Category Upgrade*, Complimentary 300-minute Internet Package per person*, Up to $700AUD Air Credit per person *, Up to $500USD per Suite Shipboard Credit*, 50% Reduced Deposit *, Up to 15% Combination Cruise Savings on select voyages*,
Book Penthouse and Premium Suites and receive: Complimentary Unlimited Internet Package per Suite*, Up to AUD$2,000 per person Air Credit*, USD$1,000 per Suite Shipboard Credit*

* On select voyages.

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Silversea Cruise Month VIP Offer

Book one of a select range of cruises and you will enjoy a very special VIP Package. This package includes an upgraded in suite fruit stand replenished daily, a bottle of Laurent-Perrier Brut Rose upon embarkation, daily afternoon canapés, complimentary laundry and pressing, a ‘tour caddy’ prepared daily by the suite butler, a dinner invitation to the Captain’s (or a senior officer’s) table, plus more! For bookings made by 31 October.

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Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection

Explore the Exotics Offer Book by 31 October
Save 20% on select 2018 and 2019 itineraries and departures in India, Egypt and Vietnam and Cambodia. More information here.

Flash Air Offer | Book a 2019 European Voyage and Choose
Fly Free in Economy OR Fly Business Class from $3,999pp OR Save $1,000 pp off your cruise Fare. *Flight offers are only valid for new bookings made between 13 October and 7 November 2018, unless sold out prior. $1,000pp saving is applicable on all new 2019 European voyages (including Russia) departing 1 March to 15 November 2018. Air offer and $1,000pp discount are not combinable.

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Oceania Europe 2019 – Bonus Olife Choice Offer – Book by 31 October

Enjoy the Finest Cuisine at Sea aboard intimate and luxurious ships, as you explore the Mediterranean, Baltic and Northern Europe with Oceania Cruises. With over 60 sailings available, book now to secure your preferred suite for the 2019 Europe season and take advantage of this OLife Choice bonus offer:

• Receive free unlimited internet

• Plus select one from a choice of generous amenities including:

Free Shore Excursions,  Free House Beverage Package, Free Shipboard Credit.  Also enjoy savings when you combine voyages.

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Tauck Choose Cruise – Up to Two Free Hotel Nights – Book by 31 October

This offer is for first time Tauck Cruisers : Book any* 2018 or 2019 Tauck River Cruise or Small Ship Cruise and receive 2 Free Hotel Nights for pre/post cruise accommodation at Tauck Hotels. *Excludes Christmas Markets River Cruise.

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Royal Caribbean – Where Adventure Begins Sale – Save up to 40%

A Royal Caribbean cruise is like no other holiday in the world.

This is embracing island life in the South Pacific. This is discovering first-at-sea innovations like skydiving in the middle of the ocean or watching world-class entertainment to rival Broadway. The experiences are as endless as the memories.

Save up to 40%* off all cruises departing after 3 October 2018. Book by 31st October 2018.

APT Choose Cruise Offers for bookings between 1-31 October

Save a Bonus $1,000 per couple on all Vietnam & Cambodia 2019 river cruises & tours 13 days and longer

Save a Bonus $800 per couple on all 15 Day Classic Antarctica 2019 Small Ship departures

Save a Bonus $1,000 per couple on select 2019 APT European River cruises (8 Day Rhine Treasures – 29 March & 05 April 2019, 15 Day Magnificent Europe – All March 2019 departures, 15 Day Imperial Europe – 09 & 23 November 2019)

Cunard Choose Cruise Offers During Luxury Cruise Week

Only during Luxury Week (16-22 October), as part of CLIA’s Choose Cruise Month, you can secure additional On Board Spending Money plus Reduced Deposits.

Additional on board spending money starts at US$50 per person for Inside/Outside/Balcony and Club Balcony suites and at US$150pp for Grills Suite.  Reduced deposits as low as 5% are available for cruises of 7 days or more.

This offer is also combinable with Cunard’s current campaign “The grandest destinations on earth”.  Enjoy additional on-board spending money, complimentary gratuities and reduced deposits when you book selected voyages by 13th November 2018.

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Azamara Club Cruises – Free Double Upgrade

Each one of Azamara Club Cruises’ staterooms are a private retreat of elegant style, featuring contemporary décor, luxurious linens, French bath products, 24-hour room service, and more.

And now, you can book a Club Verandah Stateroom for the price of a Club Interior on select Europe 2019 voyages between now and December 7, 2018.

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MSC Cruises exclusive offer for CLIA Choose Cruise Month

The MSC Cruises experience embodies discovery of the world’s cultures, beauties and tastes. MSC Cruises translates its passion for the sea into a commitment to excellence and mastery of every single detail to ensure the complete happiness and satisfaction of each and every guest.

Book your cruise by October 31st to receive up to $800 onboard credit per cabin* and great savings!  Click here for more details.

U by Uniworld European River Cruises – Save 10% – Book & Pay by 31 October

U by Uniworld is a fresh approach to river cruising, with sexy ships, lush accommodation, delicious, locally inspired food and U Host who help you discover your fun. Have fun, connect with like-minded people and relax – all on your time. U is all about you.

Save 10% on all 2019 cruises when you book by 31 October 18, and pay in full at time of booking.


The Pandaw experience is all about exploring remote and often hard-to-navigate rivers and coasts in specially-designed luxury small ships. Each ship, hand-crafted in brass and teak, is an object of beauty in itself. A Pandaw adventure is very different from that offered on an ocean-going cruise. The ships are small scale, and the atmosphere is informal, and very friendly.

No Single Supplement (Book by 31 December) Pandaw offers cabins with no single supplement on a wide selection of expeditions and departure dates, offering solo travellers the chance to visit breath-taking destinations in the space and comfort of a twin room at no extra cost.
Under 18’s Travel Free (Book by 31 October) Pandaw is introducing a Family Promotion during school breaks.  First cabin: Two adults pay full price.  Second cabin: One or two children between the ages of 5 and 18 travel for free. Ask us for more details.

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Norwegian Cruise Line – Free at Sea

Norwegian Cruise Line offer guests freedom and flexibility to cruise on their own schedule with no set dining times, a variety of award-winning entertainment options and no formal dress codes.

With Norwegian’s Free at Sea Choose up to 5 Free Offers when you book by 31 December 2018

1. Free Beverage Package   2. Free Specialty Dining Package   3. Free Shore Excursions Credit   4. Free WiFi Package   5. Friends and Family Sail at a Reduced Rate

Click here for more information.

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Ponant Choose Cruise – First Time Cruiser Offer

Discover the treasures of the land by sea on board luxurious yachts that are built on an intimate, human scale. French crew, expertise, attentive service, gastronomy: set sail in a five-star environment and enjoy a travel experience that is simultaneously authentic and sophisticated.
Book and deposit any Ponant Yacht Cruise & Expedition until 31 December 2018 and receive an additional AUD $800 pp savings off your first Ponant Cruise*.

This welcome offer is combinable with the Ponant Bonus Savings & Referral Program.

Holland America Line – Explore 4 – Sip, Dine, Share and Save – Book by 19th November

Holland America Line holds true to the timeless elegance of ocean travel. From the moment you step aboard one of our spacious, mid-sized ships, you’ll feel the difference. Classic nautical lines. Beautiful appointments. Warm, hospitable service.
Book your cruise by 19th November and receive ALL FOUR offers on ANY stateroom, plus suites also receive US$200 onboard money!
1. Signature Beverage Package   2. Pinnacle Grill dinner   3. Free or reduced fares for 3rd/4th guests (taxes, fees and port expenses are additional)   4.  50% reduced deposit

Celebrate Choose Cruise Month with Explore4 plus additional onboard spending money on Ocean View staterooms and above!  Ask us for details.

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Paul Gauguin Cruises Choose Cruise Offer Shipboard Credit of US$100pp

m/s Paul Gauguin was built specifically to sail the waters of Tahiti, French Polynesia, and the South Pacific and is the longest continually operating year-round luxury cruise ship in this enchanting destination. No other luxury ship in history has offered this level of single-destination focus and expertise on a year-round basis for such an extended period of time.

Start Planning!  Celebrate month-long Choose Cruise with a Shipboard Credit of US$100 per person when you book by 31 October.

Choose Cruise P&O Reduced Deposits and Onboard Spending Money

With unique cruises and onboard experiences designed for modern Australians, P&O Cruises is one of Australia’s favourite cruise lines. Take the stress and hidden costs out of your holiday with fares that include main meals, entertainment, activities, accommodation and access to world-class destinations.

Book a P&O Cruise from 2 Oct – 8 Oct 2018 and receive $50 onboard spending money per room on 7-8 night cruises, and $100 per room for cruises 9 nights or longer. Deposits are also reduced to $100 for adults and $50 for children.