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Australia and New Zealand voyages

Any adventure Down Under can combine unique wildlife and extraordinary landscapes. You’ll also step into friendly cities, and have the chance to learn about the rich aboriginal and Maori cultures.

Where we sail in Australia and New Zealand.


From boundless landscapes and fascinating wildlife, to refined culture and cuisine, a cruise to Tasmania is an undeniably luxurious experience. Home to several unique species of nature, captivating history, and some of the cleanest air quality in the world, Tasmania is not a place to be missed.

Adelaide, SA, Australia.

With around 200 wineries a stone’s throw from the city, Adelaide is one of Australia’s best kept secrets. A charming city fringed by scenic countryside and sandy beaches, with a fantastic food market, captivating art scene, and plenty of options for sighting native Australian wildlife.

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Auckland, New Zealand.

In a nation where stunning scenery is a given, this water wonderland ‘City of Sails’ sparkles in the sunlight, surrounded by more than 48 extinct volcanoes in wild mountainous scenery. A natural joy.

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Bay of Islands, New Zealand.

North of Auckland, along the narrow Northland peninsula, lies a shady ‘cathedral’ of some of the world’s largest trees. These hulking specimens stand up to 170 feet tall, and are over 1,200 years old.

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Featured Celebration offer Australia and New Zealand cruises

These Australia and New Zealand cruises are featured in the Cunard Celebration offer. Book by 31 July 2023.

Australia and New Zealand cruises 2023.

Australia and New Zealand cruises 2024.

Australia and New Zealand cruises 2025

Make special memories in Australia and New Zealand.

Be inspired.

Australia and New Zealand are known for their dramatic landscapes, varied wildlife and buzzing cities. Read our articles and discover how to get the best out of your visit to this region, as well as the celebrated history of your vessel, Queen Elizabeth.

Spectacular New Zealand.

Discover our highlights of this stunning and unique country, with a tour of Aotearoa, Dunedin and Christchurch. There's a reason Rudyard Kipling nicknamed it "the eighth wonder of the world".

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10 years of Queen Elizabeth.

There are few sights as beautiful and majestic as seeing Cunard's Queen Elizabeth sail into Sydney Harbour. A decade on from her launch, we look back on ten things that make her such a special member of our iconic fleet.

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G'day Melbourne.

Sunny, welcoming and cosmopolitan, Australia's original capital city is packed with must-see highlights, hidden gems – and not least, world-famous coffee. Join us as we discover what makes Melbourne such a great place to visit.

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Frequently asked questions about Australia and New Zealand.