Nestled in Oceania, Australia
, along with the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands, holds the title as the world’s sixth-largest country and 12th
largest economy. With diverse landscapes, sundrenched beaches, beautiful harbours, cosmopolitan cities and more, an Australian cruise inspires and excites. CruiseAway offers terrific luxury cruises to all the most sought-after destinations in Australia, and also offers customers the unique chance to explore more remote landscapes with virtually untouched landscapes and exotic wildlife.
Ports in Australia
Cruises from Sydney
Experience the natural beauty of Sydney
, the capital of New South Wales and Australia’s famous harbour city. Lose yourself in this bustling city and view its impressive architecture which dates back over a 200-year history. The perfect mixture of old and new, Sydney is truly unique in that the city is not characterised by any one architectural style. Visited every year by millions of people from all corners of the world, Sydney Opera House is one of the city’s most popular tourist destinations. This shell-shaped, multi-purpose venue houses a recording studio, eateries, bars, cafés and retail outlets. It also facilitates over 1,500 performances each year. For a terrific cultural experience, join the city in celebrating dynamic events which are held throughout the year, from the world class New Year’s Eve fireworks display to the colourful Mardi Gras! Meanwhile you can explore Sydney’s most famous coastal beaches which include Bondi, Palm Beach and Bronte. The superior Gold Coast is on Sydney’s doorstep just waiting to be explored. One of the best options from Sydney is to take one of the number cruises to New Zealand and particular Milford Sound
. With its location close to Australia, and the beautiful landscape, now is the time to cruise NZ.
Cruises from Melbourne
For a wide range of eclectic bars, an ever-evolving retail industry and cultural diversity look no further than Melbourne
, Australia’s “melting pot” city. Melbourne offers holiday-makers the chance of a unique Australian sightseeing experience. The discovery of gold in the 19th
Century and a subsequent gold rush all contributed to Melbourne’s thriving economy. The city’s past and present merge together in a perfect harmony, with old Victorian buildings alongside towering sky scrapers. Delve into Melbourne’s engaging past and sample the delights the city’s varied museums. The Old Melbourne Gaol is one of Melbourne’s oldest surviving buildings and a sight where some of the Australia’s most infamous criminals were held.
Cruises from Brisbane
With its friendly locals and modern vibrant atmosphere, Brisbane’s a city full of life. Under the Queensland sun you can enjoy the beautiful open spaces that Brisbane has to offer. If its walking down the South Bank while enjoying a coffee from one of the excellent cafes or indulging in some of the best shopping in Australia along the streets of The City. Brisbane
is the place to be.
Cruises from Perth - Fremantle
Fremantle is the port city 30 minutes from Perth
where you will arrival or depart the city. With its mix of alternative and arty types Fremantle has a feeling like no other. If you’re there a few days before you depart or it’s a short stop over on your cruise you will not be disappointed. If you’re after a ‘true’ Fremantle dining and entertainment experience, then look no further than ‘Cappuccino Strip’. This consists of Wray Avenue and South Terrace with its lively cafes and some of the best amber ales in Australia from the micro-breweries in the area. Whatever you decide to do in Fremantle you won’t be disappointed.
If you would like more information on the ports above or other Australian ports like Adelaide
get in touch with our cruise experts today on 1300 887 590.