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We know how much our customers love to cruise (it is the fastest growing sector after all), and we want to give you the opportunity to get in on the action.

We’re excited to be partnering with four of our favourite cruise brands for Global Gathering 2024, and they’ve come to the party with incredible prizes up for grabs!

Join our Cruise Director Paco as we journey from Nassau in The Bahamas to Lisbon, making stops along the way to learn more about our cruise partners – and win big!

To have a chance at winning, follow these steps:

  1. When the LisBON Voyage cruise makes a stop, follow the instructions on how to enter below.
  2. If the stop is revealed, you can enter. If the stop is greyed out, you will need to wait for our Cruise to reach that stop.  
  3. Paco will be announcing the cruise stops on our Global Gathering Workplace page, so make sure you are following the page to know when to enter!

Stop 1: Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean International has been delivering innovation at sea for more than 50 years. Each successive class of ships is an architectural marvel that features the latest technology and guest experiences for today’s adventurous traveller. Onboard a Royal Caribbean ship, the global cruise line has debuted countless industry “firsts” – such as rock climbing, ice skating and surfing at sea – to capture the imagination of families and adventurous vacationers alike. The cruise line continues to revolutionise vacations with itineraries to more than 270 destinations in 61 countries on six continents, including Royal Caribbean’s private island destination in The Bahamas, Perfect Day at CocoCay, the first in the Perfect Day Island Collection. Royal Caribbean has also been voted “Best Cruise Line Overall” for 21 consecutive years in the Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards.

The Prize:

USD$5,000 towards any Royal Caribbean cruise

How to win:

Watch Royal Caribbean’s video below, then in 250 words or less, answer the following questions.

  1. What excites you most about Icon of the Seas?  
  2. Name 3 things unique to Royal Ships and Itineraries that you love?
  3. Why do you want to cruise with Royal?

Stop 2: Viking Cruises

Viking have been taking well-travelled curious guests to some of the world's most fascinating destinations for over 25 years.

On their journey, they have accumulated more than 250 awards including being rated #1 for Rivers, #1 for Oceans and #1 for Expeditions by Condé Nast Traveler in the 2023 Readers’ Choice Awards. Viking is also rated at the top of its categories for rivers, oceans and expeditions by Travel + Leisure. No other travel company has simultaneously received the same honors by both publications.

Their award-winning fleet of river, ocean and expedition ships provide destination-focused itineraries to all seven continents. As the small ship experts, their vessels are intimate yet sophisticated, with elegant Scandinavian-inspired interiors.

With no kids, no casinos, and everything your client needs included, they focus on delivering meaningful experiences so your clients can learn and engage with each destination through its culture, countryside and customs.

The Prize:

We’re giving away TWO 10-day Portugal river cruises! Each prize includes:

  • 7 nights premium accommodation in a Standard Stateroom (River) and 2 nights’ accommodation in a Lisbon hotel.
  • All meals on board
  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Port taxes, fees and gratuities
  • Visits to UNESCO sites

How to win:

Have a quick read through our new brochure: What To Expect On Your First River Voyage

Based on our new brochure, give us your best Viking River Cruise pitch. Include at least one unique Viking product feature and one experience you’d use to sell the voyage to your client. Make it as creative and compelling as you like. The two most inspiring and informed answer wins. Maximum of 250 words.

Stop 3: Norwegian Cruise Line

As the innovator in global cruise travel, Norwegian Cruise Line has been breaking the boundaries of traditional cruising for 57 years. Most notably, the cruise line revolutionised the industry by offering guests the freedom and flexibility to design their ideal holiday on their preferred schedule with no assigned dining and entertainment times and no formal dress codes. Today, its fleet of 20 contemporary ships sail to over 450 of the world's most desirable destinations, including Great Stirrup Cay, the company's private island in the Bahamas and its resort destination Harvest Caye in Belize. Norwegian Cruise Line not only provides superior guest service from land to sea, but also offers a wide variety of award-winning entertainment and dining options as well as a range of accommodations across the fleet, including solo-traveller staterooms, club balcony suites, and The Haven by Norwegian®, the company's ship-within-a-ship concept.

The Prize:

NCL cruise of up to 10 nights for 2 in a Balcony Cabin

How to win:

Watch our new brand video for inspiration and tell us in 50 words or less why you want to experience a different tomorrow with NCL, in which destination and on which ship?

Stop 4: World’s Leading Cruise Lines

At World’s Leading Cruise Lines we have a lifetime of cruise holidays to suit your clients different needs and life stages. For example, they start their cruise journey at the age of 18/19 with P&O in Australia then sail with their kids on Carnival before moving on to Princess or Holland America then spoiling themselves on Cunard and Seabourn. We find clients will then start looking into multi gen travel with the kids and grandkids and the cycle of cruise love will start to repeat itself again so you have a customer for life.

The Prize:

AUD$3,000 for a Carnival Cruise departing Brisbane or Sydney, on the Carnival Splendor or Carnival Luminosa.

How to win:

Watch the video below, and tell us in 50 words or less what WLCL cruise brand featured in the video you'd like to experience your next cruise with and why?

Entries Close Friday 28 June 2024