Cruise Lines International Association


The Aussie holdout: Minister ducks questions on why we’re the last major nation with a cruise ban and no plan

The cruise industry has shifted its campaign to get the government to issue guidelines for a return to sailings, recruiting travel agents to pressure MPs asking why Australia is the last major cruising nation without […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jul 23 2021

Trump campaign bids to get US cruising started next month

The White House has tried to block a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  (CDC) Order which was set to extend a ‘no sail’ order on the cruise industry until February, 2021, according to reports […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 1 2020

Princess reveals new health measures as cruise lines seek barriers to disease

THE cruise industry has launched a major global effort to come up with new health protocols that will reassure cruise passengers that it is safe to board ships again. The industry, which has carried almost […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Apr 21 2020

Carnival’s Ann Sherry enters CLIA’s Hall of Fame

Ann Sherry, former CEO of Carnival Australia, has been awarded a place in the Cruise Lines International Association Hall of Fame. Ms Sherry virtually rebuilt the cruise industry’s image over more than a decade of […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Feb 16 2020

Winners of the 16th cruise industry awards announced

It was the night when the men and women behind Australia and New Zealand’s cruise industry get the recognition they deserve. More than 500 joined Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia in marking a record […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Feb 12 2017

Cruisers fuel Europe’s economy

Cruisers boosted Europe’s economy despite the 2008 financial crisis. Speaking at the annual travel and tourism convention, ITB Berlin, According to Cruise Lines Industry Association (CLIA) president and chief executive Christine Duffy said in 2012, […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 6 2014

ICCA becomes CLIA Australasia

Other associations part of the new global body include:  Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA); European Cruise Council (ECC);  Asia Cruise Association (ACA); the UK’s Passenger Shipping Association  (PSA/ACE); France’s AFCC; Brazil’s ABREMAR; Northwest and Canada […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Dec 20 2012
Cruise Consumers

New lifeboat loading policy for cruise ships

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and European Cruise Council (ECC) oceangoing member lines will implement an additional safety procedure regarding the loading of lifeboats as part of crew training, effective immediately. Exceeding current international regulatory […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 25 2012