Australia Cruises

From the Great Barrier Reef to the mighty Murray River, choose your Australia cruise

Australia Cruises

Explore Australia’s beautiful coastal waters, islands and river scenery that few get the chance to see, with plenty of activities and on-shore excursions to enjoy. An Australia cruise is a unique way to explore this beautiful land.

  • Cruising Tasmania – discover Tasmania’s dramatic hidden coastline
  • Cruising the Kimberleys – Darwin to Broome on a true voyage of discovery
  • Murray River Cruises – by paddle wheeler along Australia’s longest River
  • Great Barrier Reef – join a day cruise to one of the world’s natural wonders

Enjoy a cruise as part of a longer Australia holiday. Your FREEDOM Consultant will be pleased to arrange tours, hotels and flights for you.

Plan your holiday

Choose Your Cruise

Will you experience the majesty of the Murray River aboard a traditional paddle steamer, or explore untouched coastlines of Western Australia and Tasmania?

Marine World Pontoon, Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef Cruise

From Cairns

Day Cruise from £149
Save Up To £250 Darwin & The Kimberleys Cruise

Darwin & The Kimberleys Cruise

From Darwin or Broome

Cruise 11 DAYS from £3819
Save Up To £100 Tasmania Cruise Explorer Landing

Tasmania Cruise

From Hobart

Cruise 11 DAYS from £3729
Early Bird Offer Murray Princess Cruise

Murray Princess Cruise

From Adelaide

Cruise 4 DAYS from £556
Early Bird Offer Murray Princess Cruise

Murray Princess Cruise

From Adelaide

Cruise 5 DAYS from £765
Murray Princess Cruise

Murray Princess Cruise

From Adelaide

Cruise 8 DAYS from £1175
Hill Inlet, Whitsundays

Whitsundays & Whitehaven

From Airlie Beach

Cruise & Island Visit from £75

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Australia Cruises

Discover Australia’s beautiful coastal waters, islands and river scenery that few get the opportunity to see. Relax in good company with plenty of activities and on-shore excursions to add to the enjoyment.

The Small Ship Experience

Our intimate small ships are the perfect way to explore Australia’s nature filled rivers, reefs and coastal waters. Each day begins with a freshly cooked breakfast before a well-planned programme of activities – from snorkelling to guided shore walks or simply relaxing on the sundeck.

The ships are small with a limited number of window or balcony cabins, an attentive and knowledgeable crew and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Evening is the time for dining, a leisurely cocktail and, hopefully, a beautiful sunset.

Activities and Excursions

Our river and coastal cruises are land as well as water experiences. Much of the remote shoreline is only accessible by boat and there are plenty of nature walks, barbeques and beach activities to enjoy. On board there can be informative sessions on local marine life and landscapes or, on our coastal cruises, you can get up close with a spot of swimming or coral viewing.

Your Accommodation

All our cabins and staterooms can be upgraded to sea or river view. All are en suite with shower and toilet and are well fitted with wardrobe, dressing table and double or twin beds.

Each ship has a relaxing sundeck, dining room and lounge, where guests can chat about their day’s experiences.

Onboard Dining

All meals, tea and coffee, as well as shore barbeques are included.

Breakfast, lunches and dinners are freshly prepared and cooked by an on-board chef. Served in the dining room, they are often the chance to share stories and get to know your fellow guests.

Australia small ship cruises last from 4 to 11 days and can be fitted into any Australia holiday.

Ocean Going Cruises

Australia and New Zealand are well served by ocean going cruise lines and many include stop here in their round-the-world itineraries. If you would like to arrive or leave by sea, we can help you with:

  • One way or return cruises from the UK
  • Shorter cruise sections from Asia or America
  • Australia and New Zealand accommodation and touring
  • Connecting flights anywhere in the world
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We are currently contacting all customers whose holiday may be affected by the current travel restrictions in place due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

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