NT cruise sea­son

Cruise Weekly - - NEWS -

d North­ern Ter­ri­tory’s cruise sea­son kicked off over the week­end with Celebrity Sol­stice sail­ing into Dar­win.

In 2016/17, 45 cruise ship vis­its to Dar­win are sched­uled.

NT Min­is­ter for Tourism and Cul­ture Lau­ren Moss said the start of the sea­son would bring a wel­come boost to the econ­omy dur­ing the off-peak sea­son.

Cruise ship pas­sen­gers spent an es­ti­mated record of $16m in 2015/16, with the ma­jor ben­e­fi­cia­ries be­ing our Dar­win CBD and Wa­ter­front precincts as well as lo­cal tour op­er­a­tors,” Moss said.

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