Carnival said that the reason for extension of their pause in cruising from Australia the is in light of continuing Australian travel restrictions. Today’s announcement affects two cruise ships, Carnival Splendor and Carnival Spirit.
Carnival Cruise Line had previously announced pauses through 29 October and is now notifying guests and travel agents about these new cancellations.
Carnival will resume cruising when the time is right and will do so with enhanced health measures developed in conjunction with government authorities, public health experts, local ports of call and the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA).
Carnival Cruise Line said that they appreciated the understanding and support of their guests and travel agent partners and looks forward to warmly welcoming their guests back on board as soon as possible.
The cruise line is making contact with guests and travel agents who are impacted and is offering flexible options for all those affected.