12 Nights - New Zealand Fjords & Australian Shores

12 Nights - New Zealand Fjords & Australian Shores


Hosted LGBTQ Group (This Is Not An Aquafest Event)

Departs from Auckland, New Zealand on March 15, 2024 returning March 27, 2024

Virgin Voyages - Resiliant Lady

Departing from Auckland, New Zealand. Visiting Wellington, Christchurch and Port Chalmers (Dunedin), New Zealand. Also visiting Hobart, Tasmania & Melbourne, Australia with 6-days at sea. Disembarking in Sydney, Australia.

Aquafest Does Not Accept Electronic Transmission of Credit Cards.


Dear LGBTQ Traveler,

Join Aquafest on our incredible value New Zealand & Australia Cruise (This voyage is NOT an Aquafest Event but a hosted group departure) for a magnificent “Adults Only” cruise experience on Virgin Voyages NEW Resilient Lady. The lady ships are a game changer for cruising offering spectacular entertainment including pop up shows, more deck and theme parties, a SCARLET night event, more dance club options, , dining options (up to 20), high quality crafted cocktails, and hip very friendly service. Virgin has changed the traditional cruise experience with more fun in an exclusive, all adult, casual, and POSH Environment…

This cruise includes basic beverages (coffee, water, soft drinks), all Staff Gratuities, FREE Wi-Fi, and all restaurants onboard for less “nickel and diming” and more inclusiveness just for you!

Exceptional Value & No Nickel & Diming!

• Adults-only ships; you must be 18 or older to sail
• Resilient Lady is a BIG Ship at 110,000 tons but only 2800 passengers with 1500 crew. Other ships of the same size carry up to 3600 passengers and carry only 1000 crew
• Highest Premium to Luxury Cruise Experience with Richard Branson’s Infamous Chic Style
• More than 20 places to grab a bite to eat with no extra-fee restaurants
• Cruise fares will include basic drinks (soda, bottled and sparkling water, juices, drip coffee and tea) and all staff gratuities
• Free Wi-Fi
• VIP Scarlet Night Themed Event
• The majority (86 percent) of cabins have balconies, and 93 percent offer ocean views
• Resilient Lady will feature the first-ever Tattoo Studio at sea
• The most Spectacular Entertainment, Parties, Celebrity DJ’s, and Special Theme Events At Sea, & More!

Your Aquafest Included Value!

• Hosted Group Dinners
• Evening Social Gatherings
• Optional AquaQuest Shore excursions will be offered
• VIP Aquafest Gift Bag
• Aquafest “A” Team Hosts



What’s Included:

Your Stylish Designer Cabin, All Entertainment, All Tips, Free Wi-Fi, All meals in 20 different restaurants, bottled water, soft drinks, coffee and juice.

Attention Sea Blazers (Past Virgin Voyages Guests)- Ask for your Special Discounts and amenities!

Important Details
*Port charges Taxes and Fees are $348 per person additional. Singles ask for Solo Cabin Rates. Rates are subject to change without notice and We Reserve The Right To Correct Errors. Final payment is due 120 days prior to sailing.

How do I Book?
Bookings made 120+ days from sailing date, require a 20% deposit and can be refunded within 7 days if canceled. Once you the 7-day grace period is up, the deposit is non-refundable. If the Sailor can't go, they can change sailings without any penalty as long as it is done 45+ days prior to sailing. Once inside 45 days, the only change that can be made is name changes. Those can be done 2+ days prior. This is all based on not having out Voyage Protection (insurance). Guests must be 18+ To book. Full terms and conditions will be provided at time of booking. Final payment is due 150 days prior to sailing date. A $50 Booking Processing Fee will be charged by parent company CruiseCenter at the time of your initial cruise deposit. This amount becomes non refundable.

All advertised events are exclusive to guests who book through Aquafest only. Aquafest Cruises are group events and not chartered vessels. All rates are cruise only and per person, based on double occupancy subject to availability at time of booking. Non-discountable fees and taxes, airfare, air taxes and transfers are additional. Pricing and other information may change without notice. We reserve the right to correct errors. Information and pricing are subject to change without notice. All cancellations are subject to a $50 per booking cancellation fee from Aquafest in addition to any vendor cancellation penalties. Trip Cancellation Insurance is strongly recommended for all reservations. More information will be provided to you at the time of booking confirmation. Please contact us for a more detailed description of restrictions, cancellations, and penalties.

Please ask us about rates for Suites, Mini-Suites, and other cabin categories not shown. If you are a PAST PASSENGER, Senior citizen, Military, or have Special Coupon Offers, please advise your Aquafest agent at the time of booking.

BOOKING PROCESSING FEE: A non-refundable $50.00 Booking Processing Fee and Special Event Fee (where applicable) will be charged to your credit card at the time of final payment. Your credit card statement reference line will display "CruiseCenter" and will not reflect a description of these fees.