New Zealand Explorer Quilt Seminar at Sea

14 Days • January 18 – February 1, 2020
Don't miss an unforgettable cruise Down Under! Join fellow quilters and two award-winning, renowned instructors, Karen Combs and Sue Nickels.
2019 Northern Isles Quilt Cruise

Cruise Itinerary

Begin this fabulous cruise sailing out of Sydney under the Harbor Bridge and past the iconic Sydney Opera House. From here, visit Wellington, the capitol city of New Zealand, feast your eyes on stunning Milford Sound and Waitangi, Bay of Islands, and so much more!

Itinerary map
Day Date Port Arrive Depart
Saturday 1/18 Sydney, Australia 5:00 pm
Sunday 1/19 At Sea Full day of quilt classes
Monday 1/20 At Sea Full day of quilt classes
Tuesday 1/21 Cruising Fjordland National Park, Milford Sound NZ
Wednesday 1/22 Port Chalmers (Dunedin), NZ 8:00 am 6:00 pm
Thursday 1/23 Akoroa (Christchurch), NZ 7:00 am 6:00 pm
Friday 1/24 Wellington, NZ 8:00 am 4:00 pm
Saturday 1/25 Napier, NZ 7:00 am 2:00 pm
Sunday 1/26 Tauranga (Rotorua) , NZ 8:00 am 8:00 pm
Monday 1/27 Auckland, NZ 7:00 am overnight
Tuesday 1/28 Auckland, NZ   5:00 pm
Wednesday 1/29 Waitangi, Bay of Islands NZ 7:00 am 2:00 pm
Thursday 1/30 At Sea Full day of quilt classes
Friday 1/31 At Sea Full day of quilt classes
Saturday 2/1 Sydney, Australia 7:00 am

Situations may arise which, in the opinion of Holland America, make it necessary to make changes in itinerary or other travel components.