Gillard plans to expand Sydney cruise capacity
Prime minister Julia Gillard has announced new plans aimed at boosting the number of major cruise ship visits to Sydney Harbour.
Cruise ships Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary II in Sydney Harbour last year. Photo - Southern Cross Maritime
Speaking at an Australian Labor Party conference in Sydney yesterday, Ms Gillard said her party would prepare a plan to “meet the long-term needs of our cruise industry.”
“We’re expanding the number of guaranteed berths for the biggest visiting cruise vessels...
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