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Ultra Luxury Auckland to Melbourne Cruise – 3 to 16 January 2023

Ultra-Luxury Auckland to Melbourne Cruise - Highly Inclusive Silver Muse 3 to 16 January 2023

12 nights + 1 complimentary night pre-cruise in 5 star Auckland Hotel from $9,490pp twin share or Single supplement only +25%.

Trendsetter Travel & Cruise Centre welcomes you joining us on the ultra-luxury Silver Muse  sailing Auckland to Melbourne via the East Coast of New Zealand and Hobart.

Guest suites start from a spacious 31 SQM with most averaging 36M, including a 5M veranda.

Silver Muse cruises with a maximum of 595 guests. There is butler service to all guest rooms, 7 restaurants, a wide selection of complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, gratuities, unlimited Wi-Fi and more. Your additional costs will be few.  Unique to our group, all cruise fares are reduced by 5% from web page quoted rates.

Silversea fare includes a business class airfare from your home city in Australia to Auckland and the return business class fare from Melbourne to your home city.  Plus you will enjoy an airport transfer from the Port of Melbourne cruise terminal to Melbourne airport on 16 January 2023.

Compliments of Trendsetter Travel, you will receive a pre cruise night in a 5 star down town Auckland hotel and a USD 150 pp on board cruise credit.


If you fancy some NZ golf, why not consider a game or 7? Trendsetter is running a golf programme in conjunction with this cruise and you are welcome to join in for the applicable extra cost.  Details available on request.

For more information about Silversea and the full cruise itinerary please see:

La Terrazza, restaurant, Silver Muse

Your hosts are Adrienne Witteman and David Cooper, Directors of Trendsetter Travel & Cruise Centre.  Both have a special love for New Zealand having been brought up there, prior to moving to Australia in 1984. Adrienne and David, invite you to join them on this wonderful cruise, which promises an array of exceptional experiences and plentiful camaraderie.

David Cooper

Adrienne Witteman

Itinerary Summary

The Finer Details...
Suite Pricing ( current as at 2 June 2021) & Booking Conditions

3 to 16 January 2023 Auckland to Melbourne Cruise

Pricing by Suite Category

Suite Category Area ( includes Balcony area) Price pp Single Occupancy Price pp Twin Share
Vista ( no balcony) – limited availability  31 sqm A$11,863 pp A$9,490 pp
Panorama (no balcony) 31 sqm $13,039 pp $10,431 pp
Classic 36 sqm A$14,321 pp A$11,457 pp
Superior 36 sqm A$14,856 pp A$11,885 pp
Deluxe 36 sqm A$15,390 pp A$12,312 pp
Silver Suite Up to 104 sqm A$36,252 pp A$18,126 pp
Larger Suites on Request Up to 183 sqm N/A Price on application

The deposit on the Silversea cruise is 15% of the cruise fare. The full Silversea balance is payable 120 days from cruise departure. However, the above pricing assumes you take advantage of the Early Booking Bonus (EBB) which applies a 10% discount on the cruise fare when paid in full by 31 August 2021 (or such later date if extended). Payments for the Silversea fare can be made by credit card without surcharge. The Silversea cruise fares are subject to future change (almost always upwards) until the deposit is paid but are likely to remain fixed up until 31 August 2021.

Silversea’s cancellation policy is stated in the current web page link – . While we encourage you to read, the key terms are that full refunds (less $250/suite admin fee) are available for cancellations made up to 120 days from departure (regardless whether paid in full) and for cancellations made inside 120 days (but not less than 30 days from departure) full cruise credits are available.  Where Silversea cancels a cruise, a full cash refund or 110% cruise credit is currently offered.   Cash refunds are now made within 60 days of any cancellation where request for a cash refund rather than a cruise credit.

The Single cruise fare has a 25% single supplement (125% of pp twin share fare)Single fares with 25% single supplement are subject to availability and limited to Vista, Panorama and balcony suites.

Trendsetter Travel will provide one free pre cruise night (including breakfast) in Auckland on 3 January 2023 and a USD 150 pp on board credit.   Silversea will provide a business class fare from your home city in Australia to Auckland and from Melbourne to your home city in Australia.  Airport transfers are included to ship and from ship to airport but limited to the date of ship’s departure and arrival.  If air incentive is declined (possibly relevant to Melbourne based guests who may chose to fly economy to Auckland), there is a $750 pp air credit.


Contact Trendsetter Travel & Cruise Centre ( for further information on this tour by phone +61 2 9428 5900 (Longueville/Northwood office) or email either or

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