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5th Annual Quilting Cruise


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We currently have a waitlist for this cruise.  Contact us at info@craftingcruises.com to get added!

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Dorothy Clee, Chris Dowell and Junaita Bugge

5th Australian Quilt Cruise

Includes a sewing machine yours to take home!!


13 Night New Zealand Cruise  31st Jan – 13th February, 2018  

Private work room available sea days and port days.
Your own dedicated work space for the duration of the cruise. No need to share tables or have to pack up after each class!!

Compare our prices. Our event prices are the best out there!!!
From only $2564 everything included! Prices are in Australian Dollars

Cruise portion includes base cruise fare, all taxes and fees and onboard gratuities.

Featuring 2 great instructors and 4 amazing classes!


  • Accommodation, all taxes and fees
  • All gourmet meals, service gratuities
  • Entertainment onboard
  • Monthly Payment Plans Available
  • Featuring a private craft room
  • Crafting Cruises tote bag
  • Special group activities
  • Extra amenities only available to the group


Book early to secure your place and cabin choice!

Exotic Outdoors 
Taieri Gorge Train 

Cruise Itinerary





31 Jan Sydney  6:30PM
1 Feb  Cruising  — 
2 Feb  Cruising  — 
3 Feb  Milford, Doubtful and Dusky Sounds NZ 8:00AM 5:30PM
4 Feb  Dunedin, NZ 8:00AM 6:00PM
5 Feb  Akaora, NZ 8:00AM 7:00PM 
6 Feb  Wellington, NZ 8:00AM  5:00PM 
7 Feb Cruising  —  — 
8 Feb   Tauranga, NZ 8:45AM 8:00PM
9 Feb  Auckland, NZ 8:00AM 6:00PM
10 Feb  Bay of Islands, NZ 8:00AM  5:00PM
11 Feb   Cruising
12 Feb  Cruising
13 Feb  Sydney  6:30AM  — 

 Travel protection & tools are not included. Class fee is included in the total price.

Classes over 5 sea days

Inside Stateroom FROM $2654
Oceanview Stateroom FROM $2896
Balcony Stateroom FROM $3344

These prices are available until sold out!!

Cruise must be booked through Crafting Cruises to participate in classes

Reduced rates for non crafters Deposit: (US) $450.00 per person. Balance due 10th September, 2017

PLEASE NOTE: Rates are based on double occupancy. If you require triples, quads, or multiple cabins together, you may require a higher category stateroom. They are very limited so please book early. Triples and quad cabins are with pullman beds (bunk style). Sofa beds for 3rd and 4th guests, are only available in some balconies and suites. Travel protection is not included and you must purchase your own, we can supply names of companies to purchase it through. Prices are based on group rates and may vary. Cruise portion is paid first. Class fees are in Australian dollars and are paid separately.

Earliest flights from Sydney on return should not be before 12:30pm as recommended by the cruise line.


Money Back Guarantee:

Book Now to secure your place. If you want to cancel, you have until final payment to cancel for any reason and get 100% of your money back!

Cancellation Schedule by cruise line:

Days Prior to Sailing 

Cancellation Schedule 


74-57  $450 per guest  3 Nov, 2017
56-29  50% per guest  6 Dec, 2017
28-15 75% per guest  3 Jan, 2018
14-0  100% per guest  17 Jan, 2018


Your Beautiful Ship

stamp4_pic8The incredible Radiance of the Seas has so many amazing features with plenty to offer the active family members The signature rock-climbing wall, mini-golf, basketball court, a spa and gymnasium and duty-free shopping and a spectacular dining room. Eight different dining experiences, ranging from casual eats at Boardwalk Doghouse, to the family-style Italian fare at Giovanni’s Table, to the sizzling skewers of Samba Grill Brazilian Steakhouse.

Ship Features and Highlights

• Three main dining rooms
• Rock-climbing wall towering 200 feet above sea level
• Nine-hole miniature golf course
• Top-of-the-line fitness center and spa
• Entertainment complex
• Deluxe casino
• Poolside movie screen
• Swimming pools and whirlpools



Choice of Inside staterooms (no window), Oceanview and Balcony staterooms.

NOTE: Book early if you require multiple cabins next to each other. Booking early you will be able to select a cabin location. Later bookings may be GTY only (guaranteed a cabin but you cannot pick the location).  Triples and quad cabins are with pullman beds (bunk style). Sofa beds for 3rd and 4th guests, are only available in some balconies and suites.




Group dining is My Time Dining, go when you want between 6:00-9:30pm


We are not able to offer travel insurance to Australians, so you will need to purchase your own, www.travelinsurancedirect.com has very good rates and is one we have used. If you prefer, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line offers vacation protection from approx $119 per person( inside stateroom), information on their policy can be found online at www.royalcaribbean.com under “all about cruising”

Please call our toll-free number (US) 1-877-419-1783, please leave a message or Email info@craftingcruises.com


Itinerary and pricing are subject to change. Some restrictions apply. Space is limited. The cruise line may apply a fuel surcharge per person per day, if fuel price per barrel is over $65. Please read the cruise lines terms and conditions and our travel agreement once you’ve made your deposit. Prices are per person based on double occupancy.
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