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Oceania Cruises Australia/New Zealand Cruises

Take an unforgettable voyage filled with charming personalities and attractive cultures when you cruise to Australia and New Zealand with Oceania Cruises. You may find yourself traveling through mountain ranges by vintage steam train, taking in the beauty and magnificence of the region. You can take in the architectural grandeur of Napier, feast upon the seafood of Tasmania, and gaze upon the marvelous fjords of the Milford Sound. There’s a wealth of culture to engage in, whether it be a brewery tour or an arousing game of cricket, when you choose an Oceania Cruises Australia and New Zealand cruise.


Things to Do on an Australia & New Zealand Cruise with Oceania Cruises


Oz and the land of Kiwis are packed with amazing landscapes and experiences just waiting for you. While down under with Oceania Cruises, head to the Sydney Opera House and the Waitomo Caves to see glowworms in Auckland.


Oceania Cruises Maori carving Rotorua North Island New Zealand
  • A Rotorua Maori Experience and Thermal Reserve (Rotoura, New Zealand)
    Get fully immersed in kiwi culture when you attend a sheep-shearing demonstration at the Agrodome in Rotorua. Here you’ll also see rams parade and sheep dogs display their mustering skills. Then you’ll ride up Mount Ngongotaha in an aerial gondola. At the top of the mountain you’ll have lunch and watch as a Maori group performs traditional songs and dances. Then you’ll head to Te Puia to see a natural geyser, boiling mud pools and steam vents. Oceania’s guests can also visit the Arts and Crafts Institute to see the handiwork of New Zealand’s traditional artisans.


Oceania Cruises view of the Port Arthur in Hobart Tasmania
  • Historic Hobart, Countryside and Winery (Tasmania, Australia)
    Explore Tasmania with a stop in Richmond, with its landmark bridges, then head to the Coal Valley to have a tasting at the Puddle Duck Winery. Then visit Runnymede Estate. This is one of the most renowned homes in Tasmania. It was the home of Robert Pitcairn, the area’s first mayor. Afterwards you’ll tour Hobart to get the full picture of Tasmania.


Oceania Cruises famous cable car Wellington New Zealand
  • In the Footsteps of Lord of the Rings (Wellington, New Zealand)
    For fans of the Oscar-winning Lord of the Rings trilogy, there could be no better adventure than to delve into the world of Middle Earth. You’ll start with a drive through Oriental Bay and Mount Victoria, stopping at Weta Cave. Weta is the workshop from which Wellington native and director Peter Jackson works. Here you’ll see movie memorabilia and sip on some tea while watching interviews with Jackson and his team. Then you’ll head to Owhiro Bay, the site where Frodo and Sam reach the Gates of Mordor.


Oceania Cruises ship passing the Sydney Opera House
  • Evening at The Opera (Sydney, Australia)
    Spend an unforgettable evening at the Sydney Opera House. This landmark is known the world over for its beautiful and unique design, but inside you’ll marvel at the amazing productions that are put on in this big space. During intermission be sure to grab a drink at the bar (included in your experience), and make sure to take a moment to soak in this exceptional experience.


Oceania Cruises landscape Waitomo king country New Zealand
  • Waitomo Glowworm Grotto (Auckland, New Zealand)
    Travel to Waitomo where you’ll go underground in the area’s cavernous caves. This space is known for its amazing acoustics and often times hosts enchanting concerts from groups like the Vienna Boys Choir. In the cave you’ll board a boat to ride on the cave’s lake in darkness. Above you on the cave’s ceiling are the amazing glowworms that will twinkle like stars in the sky. After this serene experience you’ll visit the Crosshills Farm for a finger food buffet.


Oceania Cruises koala and eucalyptus Sydney Australia
  • Kangaroos and Koalas (Melbourne, Australia)
    Take a trip to the Serandip Open Range Sanctuary where a nature guide will join you in spotting wild Eastern gray kangaroos in their natural setting. The guide will teach you about the species and their customs. Enjoy a BBQ lunch before meeting members of the Wathaurong, an aboriginal tribe. They will talk to you about their culture and play the didgeridoo. Lastly you’ll visit the National Park to see cuddly koalas.


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Oceania Cruises Australia/New Zealand Departure Ports

Learn more about each of the possible departure ports for an Australia and New Zealand cruise with Oceania Cruises. Your Oceania Cruises Australia and New Zealand cruise could embark from any of the following cities:

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