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ADVENTURES ON THE AUSTRALIAN COAST
Multiple departures with True North and True North II
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True North and True North II
5, 6, 7 and 13 nights cruises
2023 Starting from AU$ 5,995 per person in twin cabin
2024 Starting from
AU$ 8,995 per person in twin cabin
TRUE NORTH and TRUE NORTH II are purpose built to access wilderness areas – bigger ships cannot go where they can.
Multiple adventure boats take you away in small groups to experience wilderness up-close and the luxury of numerous tenders also means that you have greater opportunity to do “what you want, when you want”! And, to add another dimension to adventure, most itineraries feature an on-board helicopter.
Daily activities can include snorkelling, diving, fishing, hiking, picnics, natural history, cultural activities and scenic helicopter flights.
Australia boasts more than 25,000 kilometres of spectacular coastline
Discover the still wild coast of Western Australia, the bucket list Rowley Shoals, beautiful Sydney Harbour and surrounds, and the seafood rich waters of the Eyre Peninsula aboard a luxurious cruise.
Cruises in Australia are renowned for adventure and feature world-class snorkelling and diving, and heart-stopping fishing action. Cruises in Australia are also an opportunity to discover the country's rich maritime history and, an Australian cruise presents unique opportunity to indulge in the country's revered coastal fare. Australian waters remain largely unspoilt, and an Australian cruise is the perfect way to discover the 'island continent'.
An Australian cruise is also a very different way to discover the country's largest city!
Please see the cruise options and dates below. Please contact us for availability, prices and full itinerary for cruise that suitable for your travel dates:
Southern Safari (8 Nights)
Adelaide to Ceduna and Return
Revel in a sumptuous lunch at Maggie Beer’s Farm, sample the many delights of famed Kangaroo Island and wash down oysters with champagne in beautiful Coffin Bay. Then mix-in cage diving with great white sharks and some of Australia’s most reliable fishing action and, you’ve got a safari with a difference! Includes return flight from Ceduna to Adelaide.
07 January - 15 January 2024, True North
Adventure South West (8 Nights)
Perth/Esperance to Fremantle
Join the TRUE NORTH in Esperance and discover the endless beaches that skirt Cape Le Grand. Encounter the wonders of the Bremer Bay Canyon. Indulge in delicacies from the sea – perhaps washed down with a bottle or two from the revered cellars of Margaret River. And prior to disembarking in Fremantle, revel in the party atmosphere of WA’s favourite island playground – Rottnest Island. Includes joining flight from Perth to Esperance.
20 January - 28 January 2024, True North
Ningaloo Eclipse (6 Nights)
Dampier to Exmouth to Dampier
A unique opportunity to witness a solar eclipse from the deck of the TRUE NORTH.
Fish the Montebello Islands, dive and snorkel at the Murion Islands and revel in the world-famous splendour of Ningaloo Reef.
15 April - 21 April 2023, LIMITED AVAILABILITY
West Coast Explorer (10 Nights)
Fremantle to Dampier
The deep blue waters of the Indian Ocean lap the red sands of the ‘north’ as the West Coast Explorer winds its way north from Fremantle to Dampier. The Abrolhos are steeped in history; Ningaloo boasts world-acclaimed marine life and the Montes offer fishing paradise – a must for snorkelers and divers, a must for fishers, a must for the adventurer at heart!
28 March - 07 April 2023, True North II
07 March - 17 March 2024, True North
Coral Atoll Cruise (Rowley Shoals) (5 Nights)
Broome to Rowley Shoals and Return
The Rowley Shoals feature exaggerated corals, mind-blowing fish life and stunning underwater clarity; but perhaps more important than anything else – even today they are visited by only a fortunate few!
Just an overnight cruise from Broome, the Rowley Shoals include some of the world’s most-pristine coral reef and, a Rowley Shoals cruise is a must-do experience for any adventurer with an interest in marine life.
This small ship cruise features guided underwater tours led by a marine biologist and a team of underwater naturalists. Divers and snorkelers alike will revel in a diverse wonderland of coral habitats including maze-like lagoons, tidal canyons and breathtaking walls. And keen anglers will match wits with blue-water pelagics such as black marlin, sailfish, wahoo and yellow-fin tuna. Please refer to the sailing schedule to determine if this itinerary is available on the TRUE NORTH or TRUE NORTH II.
Wander the enticing shores of Bedwell Island, see nesting red-tailed tropicbirds and indulge with sunset drinks on the beach – 300 kilometres from the West Australian coast. This Australian cruise favourite features Western Australia’s premiere coral playground – the protected waters of the Rowley Shoals Marine Park.
02 September - 07 September 2023, True North
09 September - 14 September 2023, True North II
14 September -19 September 2023, True North II
20 September - 25 September 2023, True North II
26 October - 31 October 2023, True North II
07 September - 12 September 2024, True North
12 September - 17 September 2024, True North
Over the Top (13 Nights)
Darwin to Cairns
Explore the ruins of the ill-fated Victoria Settlement and fish for the elusive barramundi. And then for something completely different, soak-up the rainforest fringed coastline of Cape York and, the wonder of the Great Barrier Reef – all in a single itinerary aboard a luxury cruise ship.
16 November - 29 November 2023, True North II
Sydney Rocks – Blue Water Classic (4 Nights)
Sydney to the Hawkesbury River and Return
Take the best seat in the house for either the start of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race or the Harbour Bridge fireworks! No need to call a taxi and you don’t even need a reservation for dinner. Sydney at its festive best. Then discover wilderness on the doorstep of Australia’s largest city and encounter the fascinating river communities of the Hawkesbury River aboard our small ship cruise.
25 December - 29 December 2023
Sydney Rocks – New Year Spectacular (4 Nights)
Sydney to the Hawkesbury River and Return
Take the best seat in the house for either the start of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race or the Harbour Bridge fireworks! No need to call a taxi and you don’t even need a reservation for dinner. Sydney at its festive best. Then aboard our small ship cruise, discover wilderness on the doorstep of Australia’s largest city and encounter the fascinating river communities of the Hawkesbury River.
30 December 2023 - 03 January 2024, True North
30 December 2024 - 03 January 2025, True North
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