Female Passenger Overboard Search Underway
Overboard

Cruise Passenger Who Went Overboard Identifiied

April 14, 2018 Janet Cole

Natasha Colreavy Schofield, 47, from Brisbane, Australia has been identified as the female passenger who went overboard this week near New Caledonia. Schofield went overboard on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 1600 hours AEST, aboard P&O Cruises’ […]

Female Passenger Overboard Search Underway
Overboard

Female Passenger Overboard Search Underway

April 12, 2018 Janet Cole

On Thursday, April 12, 2108, at 1600 hours AEST,  P&O Cruises cruise ship Pacific Dawn was searching (see video below) for a female Australian  passenger who was reported by a crew member to have gone overboard 150 nautical […]

Chinese Lunar New Year Celebrations Year of the Dog
Destinations

Year of the Dog Pet Friendly Cruises

February 6, 2018 Janet Cole

Chinese Lunar New Year Celebrations Year of the Dog (see video below). Dog is the eleventh in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign. Chinese New Year is the most important holiday in China. Tied to the […]

Cruise Bruise Investigates

Cruise Ship Pacific Aria Stowaway Flew The Coop

February 3, 2018 Janet Cole

Michelle and Brett Cozzi, along with their four-year-old daughter Georgia from Australia were planning a cruise last month aboard P&O Cruises Sea Princess. The family owned a Galah bird (see videos below) named Harri who apparently didn’t […]

Cartoon Network Cruise Ship Wave
Statistics

Cartoon Network Launches First Cruise Ship Wave

January 28, 2018 Janet Cole

January 25, 2018, Oceanic Group formalized its partnership with Turner in a signing ceremony in Singapore, marking the official launch of Cartoon Network Wave (see video below), the world’s first Cartoon Network-themed cruise and Singapore’s […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Cyclone Donna Becomes Category 5 Storm

May 8, 2017 Janet Cole

Cyclone Donna becomes category 5 storm. With 260 kph wind speeds (161 mph), Donna has become the strongest May cyclone ever to hit the Southern Hemisphere. Cyclone Donna is heading for popular cruise destination New Caledonia. […]

Destinations

Wonderful Wednesday Wildlife Window

March 29, 2017 Janet Cole

The University of Queensland researchers were brought into ‘Australia’s Jurassic Park’, more than five years ago by the aboriginal Goolarabooloo community. “Nowhere else in the world has as many dinosaurs represented by track that Walmadany does,” […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Explosion While Docked in Port

February 9, 2017 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Fires: Explosion aboard the Princess Cruises #cruise ship Emerald Princess damaged stern of the ship and kills one. Around 5:00, on Thursday, February 9, 2017, Princess Cruises’ Emerald Princess cruise had an explosion, which damaged […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Crew Member Refusing Sex Stabbed to Death

January 3, 2016 Janet Cole

Pretty P & O Cruises Australia crew member Katy Rouke, from Scotland was brutally murdered after she refused to have sex with her attacker. Katy Rourke, 25, from Broughty Ferry, Dundee, worked as a crew member aboard […]

Cruise Crime

AU Bomb Scare Cruise Ship and Ferry Evacuated

November 30, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Fires: #Cruise Ship  Noordam and #ferry Spirit of Tasmania were both evacuated in Melbourne, #Australia after a police dog alerted for a #bomb while sniffing a pallet of groceries on the dock. As Noordam and […]

Travel Warning

Happy Mother’s Day!

May 10, 2015 Janet Cole

Mother’s Day is the center of Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness month, reminding everyone to stay safe. May is Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness Month May is Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness Month,designated May 1, 2015 by CruiseShipDeaths.com. […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Heros: Carnival Corp Brings Hope

March 22, 2015 Janet Cole

Cyclone Pam devastated Vanuatu. Carnival Corp donates $300k,   including $150k from Chairman Micky Arison, 4 #cruise ships deliver aid. Heroes: Carnival Corp Brings Hope To Devastated Vanuatu When category 5 cyclone Pam hit the Vanuatu […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Cruise Ship Chef Murders Cooks Wife

October 6, 2014 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths: Cruise ship chef  Marcus Peter Volke murders, cooks, fellow cruise ship chef, transgender, shemale escort wife Mayang Prasetto. Mayang Prasetyo, 27, from Lampung, Indonesia, a transgender woman born as a man, worked on a cruise ship when […]