Wednesday, 12 July 2017

L’Austral’s circumnavigation of Australia. Offer.

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Unbelievable savings aboard L'Austral's adventure around Australia

Cruiseco, the leading provider of worldwide cruising options in Australia and New Zealand, is pleased to offer discerning travellers an exclusive 'buy one get the second half price' offer aboard L'Austral, one of Australia's only luxurious circumnavigation voyages.  Departing Sydney Harbour on 25th January 2018, guests can choose to explore our nation in depth with the full 40 night circumnavigation.  Alternatively, travellers also have the choice of two shorter voyages; 14 nights from Sydney to Fremantle or 26 nights from Fremantle to Sydney.

Laura Clarke, Manager Special Projects & Group Sales, Cruiseco said,

"This exceptional cruise has been specifically designed by Cruiseco and Ponant to capture the true Australia, by inviting guests to go off the beaten track and visit some of our nations more secluded ports.  Aboard L'Austral, travellers will sail in comfort with only 123 cabins available, whilst enjoying the breathtaking landscapes and sceneries.  We would encourage all guests who would like to discover the wonders of Australia to secure their places now, as with this new offer cabins will disappear quickly."

Highlights of this holiday experience include visiting;

  • Wineglass Bay, Tasmania for a guided walk to the lookout;
  • Port Campbell, Victoria where guests can explore the 12 Apostles via various optional excursions;
  • Port Lincoln, South Australia for a stroll around the beautiful township or take advantage of one of the optional adventurous excursions;
  • Turquoise Bay, Western Australia known as one of Western Australia's best beaches guests can swim and snorkel in the crystal clear waters;
  • Yirrkala, Northern Territory where guests will enjoy a Welcome to Country ceremony, traditional demonstrations and visit to the Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Art Gallery to meet the artists; and
  • Lizard Island, Queensland located on the Great Barrier Reef guests can enjoy 24 white sandy beaches and coral reefs through swimming, snorkelling or guided walks.


As a feature of the itinerary, guests can expect to be accompanied by a specialist expedition crew including experts in the fields of botany, marine biology, history and photography to offer insights into the culture, heritage and landscapes of each port.

"Our optional overland excursions enable guests to amplify their Australian experience.  Travellers will discover local regions, indulge in food and wine and are guaranteed to learn about the cities and towns for an unforgettable holiday," added Clarke.

Prices for the 40 night circumnavigation departing 25th January 2018, start from AUD$29,900* for the first passenger, and AUD$14,950* for the second passenger, based on twin share or double occupancy in a Deluxe Stateroom.

Prices for the 14 night Sydney to Fremantle cruise, departing 25th January 2018, start from AUD$11,630* for the first passenger, and AUD$5,815* for the second passenger, based on twin share or double occupancy in a Deluxe Stateroom.

Prices for the 26 night Fremantle to Sydney cruise departing on 8th February 2018, starts from AUD$19,435* for the first passenger and AUD$9,718* for the second passenger, based on twin share or double occupancy in a Deluxe Stateroom.

Fares include: all meals onboard, including 24-hour room service; beverages – house wines, beers, sparkling wine, non-premium spirits; and a specialist expedition crew, and zodiac tours.

For additional itinerary options or to book whilst cabins are still available, visit www.cruising.com.au or call (02) 9492 8520.

*Prices are subject to availability and change. Terms and conditions apply.