QM2 cruises to the east coast

Get your camera ready and find a good spot by the harbour, Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 is heading to the east coast of Australia for the first time this season.

The 2,620-passenger ship is on an Australian circumnavigation cruise. Her first port of call was in Fremantle on 12 February.

Heading south her second stop down under will be in Melbourne on 17 February before heading to Sydney on 19 February.

She’ll then return to Fremantle on 6 March for a second circumnavigation tour of Australia. Her second visit to Melbourne will be on 12 March and Sydney on 14 March.

Other Cunard ships will also visit Sydney in March this year, making it the March of the Queens.

Queen Elizabeth will arrive first on 1 March and Queen Victoria will sail in on 5 March.