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Windstar Cruises Australia/New Zealand Cruises

When you choose Windstar Cruises to explore Australia & New Zealand, you are in for a treat! Whether you're spectating a parade of penguins on Philip Island, diving the largest reef in the world, or drinking the renowned wines from the Barossa Valley, this destination has a little of something for everyone. While you're falling in love with the places you visit, you'll be pampered on board with all of the incredible amenities Windstar Cruises is known for on their intimate, luxurious ships. If you can't wait to cruise Australia and New Zealand with Windstar, call 1-800-377-9383 now to speak with one of the expert cruise consultants at The Cruise Web!


Things to Do on a Australia & New Zealand Cruise with Windstar Cruises


Windstar's cruises to Australia and New Zealand are a gateway to some of the most scenic cruising in the world and a culture as unique as the wildlife in this region! Visit the filming locations of the Hobbit in Matamata, a small town nestled at the feet of the Kaimai Mountains. Later, grab a selfie with the iconic Sydney Opera House, or expand your mind as you learn about Ayers Rock and its spiritual significance to the Aboriginal people. No matter where you explore in Australia and New Zealand, it will be an unforgettable experience with Windstar Cruises. If you're ready to go down under, check out some of our favorite things to do in Australia and New Zealand:


Glow Worm caves during the day
  • Glow Worm Caves (Auckland, New Zealand)
    The sun can't light these caves, so what does? The high concentration of glow worms illuminates the caves, making the caves appear to have a starry sky!


Zoos of Australia
  • Wildlife and Zoo Tours (Various ports)
    Australia is known for the variety of wildlife in the unique climate! Kangaroos, koalas, Tasmanian devils, and so many more animals are roaming free or can be seen at any of the zoos!


A waterfall in the Cairns Rainforest
  • Cairns Rainforest (Cairns, Australia)
    Over 800 feet above sea level, this unique ecosystem consists of lush green rainforests and natural lakes formed in volcanic craters! Another great place for wildlife, you might spot the agile wallaby or a large lizard known as the Forest Dragon.


Markets in Brisbane
  • Eat Street Markets (Brisbane, Australia)
    Everyone enjoys a night out on the town and Eat Street is the place to be in Brisbane! Lined with over 70 food vendors, this section of downtown Brisbane is a cultural center for the arts as well.


A valley in Hobbitton, Matamata
  • Lord of the Rings Exploration (New Zealand)ay
    Visit the land of Mordor from The Lord of the Rings at the Tongariro National Park, or explore the beginnings of this famed trilogy in Matamata, the set for Hobbiton.


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