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Cunard’s three Queens celebrate its 175th birthday

Cunard’s three Queens arrived in Southampton over the weekend for the first time ever to mark the 175th birthday. The ships arrived in Southampton earlier in the day from their three month world cruises before […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 4 2015
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QM2 arrives in Sydney

It was a double celebration as Queen Mary 2 arrived in Sydney today. There wasn’t much of terminal left to see this morning in Sydney when the biggest ocean liner to visit Australia arrived. Queen […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 19 2014
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Queen Mary 2 celebrates 200th Atlantic crossing

The Queen Mary 2 will make her 200th Atlantic crossing on 6 July when she sails from New York to Southampton. Cunard will be celebrating the occasion with guest performers and speakers onboard including one […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 7 2013
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Queen Mary celebrates the 75th Anniversary of her maiden journey

Former Cunard liner, the iconic Queen Mary, recently celebrated the 75th anniversary of her maiden transatlantic crossing, which took departed from Southampton in 1936.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jun 6 2011
Opinion

Meet the couple reliving memories on the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth

My parents, Ken and Norma Gladstone, were honoured to be invited onboard the Queen Mary 2 last week to attend a ceremony to commemorate the Australian troops who sailed off to war on two Cunard liners – the original Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth - 70 years ago.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 1 2011
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Cunard’s Queens honour World War II veterans

Man who saved Queen Mary from an attack during WWII is honoured onboard Queen Mary 2.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 24 2011
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Sydney’s cruise facilities

Last week was a pretty exciting one for cruise fans, with the announcement of Carnival’s Spirit taking up year-round residency in Australia from October 2012. Carrying 2,667 guests, Spirit will have plenty to lure local cruise fans.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 24 2011