Media Releases

Date: 24/08/2015

Peak cruise industry body Cruise Down Under has confirmed Asia expert Dwain Wall as the latest keynote speaker at its 2015 Conference, adding to the already stellar line-up of presenters.

CDU Welcomes New Members (222.41 KB pdf)
Date: 11/08/2015
Date: 22/07/2015
Date: 02/06/2015
Date: 22/09/2014
Date: 19/10/2013

The economic impact report of cruise shipping in Australia for 2012-13 was released at the Cruise Down Under (CDU) Conference in Cairns.

The study shows the cruise industry continues to out-perform other tourism sectors with growth of passenger days at port increasing by 24% over the previous year. It also reveals that the economic benefits of cruise, both international and domestic total output has risen to $2.88 billion in 2012-13.

CDU Appoints Chairman (233.24 KB pdf)
Date: 10/10/2013

The management committee of Cruise Down Under elected to apply Rule 25.4 (b) and bring past Chairman, Ms Chris White, back to the role of Chairman until the 2014 AGM (being held in Perth on the 5th September 2014).

Date: 21/08/2013

Economic Impact Study Meeting Media Release

2014 Conference Bid (212.06 KB pdf)
Date: 21/08/2013

Conference and Annual General Meeting Bid Specifications for 2014

Date: 01/01/2013

2013 Conference Bid Document closes on 31st March 2012.