Illawarra Newsroom

Cruise Ship coup for Port Kembla

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The status of the Illawarra as a Cruise Ship destination has been further enhanced with a major cruise line announcing a Port Kembla departure.

The Norwegian Cruise Line says on it's website that their ship 'Norwegian Jewel', will embark Port Kembla on January 13 in 2021, for an eleven day cruise taking in the New Zealand coast. The future of cruise ship visits to the Illawarra is part of a major push by Destination New South Wales, 'The Blue Highway' strategy focuses on 9 ports along the states coast including Port Kembla.

Image Credit: A.jo [Public domain]