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Auckland to Australia & New Zealand First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Australia & New Zealand

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8 Auckland to Australia & New Zealand First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

willy_the_wombat avatar


3 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly surprised


This was our first ever cruise having been well seasoned land travellers and also having visited New Zealand some years back this was a good place to start. it was also pointed out by fellow passengers that we had ...
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Sail Date January 2016

lordtopcat avatar


1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

First Timer, Certainly Not Last Timer

I am a 23 year old male, single and a full time student. Decided to treat myself to a little holiday, and started to research cruising. I took the plunge and booked myself on the Golden, for a short row over the ...
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Sail Date February 2016

kwkiwi avatar


2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

First Cruise, Fabulous; Will Cruise Again

Decided to go on the Christmas cruise for a change with my husband and our two teenage boys. Even though we are New Zealanders we thought it would be cool to see NZ coastline from the sea. We have travelled a lot ...
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Sail Date December 2015

hawnsteeldoc avatar


2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Auckland, NZ to Sydney, AU

This was the very first cruise for me. I'm glad that my wife made all the arrangements from the flights to and from Honolulu , hotel bookings, cruise itinerary, excursions, and the visits in Sydney after the cruise. ...
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Sail Date November 2015

joansone avatar


1 Review Written

Best trip of my life

We sailed from Auckland to Adelaide on this beautiful, elegant ship and were wowed from beginning to end. We were upgraded to a balcony cabin 8103 and thought we were just so lucky. It was roomy, had a balcony ...
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Sail Date March 2015

scarlettpossum avatar


3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Australia & New Zealand - First time cruisers

We are late bloomers when it comes to cruising and recently completed our first cruise on the Celebrity Century sailing from New Zealand to Australia and disembarking in Fremantle W.A. We are now well and truly ...
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Sail Date February 2012

OldTechie avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pacific Pearl

We went as a family who had never cruised before - Dad, Mum and 15 year old daughter. Having read some reviews, good and not-so-good, we were unsure what to expect but went with an open mind, not expecting an ...
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Sail Date December 2011

wrightsl avatar


1 Review Written

Cruise newbies love Volendam

For our first cruise we decided to travel in familiar territory (Australia and New Zealand) so that we could focus on the cruise rather than the destinations. We had looked at a large number of possible cruise lines ...
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Sail Date December 2010

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