Radiance of the Seas


What the cruise lines say about when they’ll be back

There is much confusion over when international lines will return and cruise in Australian seas. The Federal Government’s official ban on foreign cruise vessels entering local waters ends on 17 September. So what do the […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jun 18 2020

Get 70 per cent off cruises as lines battle to win back passengers

Cruise lines are slashing fares by up to 70 per cent in a concerted effort to attract passengers back to holiday on the high seas post COVID-19 pandemic. Blue Lagoon Cruises is offering 70 per […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jun 5 2020

A musical feast at a truly amazing price!

If you love music and cruising on one of Australia’s most exciting ships, we can offer you a truly magical once-in-a-lifetime experience. Bravo, with a host of stars from across the musical spectrum, will take […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Aug 17 2018

Radiance of the Seas repairs allows crew to take in the sights of Newcastle

Royal Caribbean cruise ship Radiance of the Seas will be a reluctrant star in the port of Newcastle this week as engineers repair her propulsion system. The vessel was due to leave at the end […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Apr 7 2018

Cruise lines desperately seeking more capacity at Port Botany

Cruise lines are supporting the idea of utilising Port Botany as an alternative berth due to the lack of space in Sydney Harbour. According to The Daily Telegraph, Sydney’s space issue has forced the government to […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 6 2018

Royal Caribbean’s massive 2019/20 Aussie deployment

Royal Caribbean has announced big details around the 2019/20 Aussie season. There will be a total of 30 South Pacific sailings – 25% more than last season, Ovation of the Seas will be returning, Voyager […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 4 2018

Royal Caribbean prepares for another bumper season

Royal Caribbean is preparing for a massive summer of sailings with three lines returning Down Under. All of the brands – Azamara Club Cruises, Celebrity and Royal Caribbean – are sending its ships for a […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Aug 31 2017

Royal Caribbean opens bookings for 2018/19 season

It’s never been a better time to book your next cruise – Royal Caribbean are offering guests a ‘Buy One, Get One Half Price’ as well as a free upgrade from a Balcony stateroom for […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jun 1 2017

Royal Caribbean announces new Quantum-Ultra ship heading to Asia-Pacific region

Royal Caribbean International has unveiled future plans for the first Quantum Ultra-class ship to be based in the Asia Pacific Region. The ship will be joining her sister ships, Quantum of the Seas and Ovation of […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 27 2017

Weekly roundup: Legend leaves, Oprah’s cruise program and more

Sydney’s capacity problems continued this week as Royal Caribbean’s Radiance of the Seas spent Thursday anchored in the harbour while passengers disembarked by ferry to White Bay Cruise Terminal. Royal Caribbean told CP: “Radiance of […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Feb 10 2017

Wollongong welcomes Radiance of the Seas, the first ever ship to visit

Sunday morning was a historic moment for Wollongong as Royal Caribbean’s Radiance of the Seas made her maiden call to the south coast destination. It’s the first time a ship has ever called at Port […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 31 2016