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That's the spirit

JUMP aboard one of the world's biggest cruise ships, Carnival Spirit, for a Pacific Islands family cruise you'll never forget.

Cruiseabout is offering a nine-night cruise from Sydney to New Caledonia on board this magnificent ship, visiting Emerald Bay, Noumea, Lifou and the Isle of Pines for $2755 per family (price based on two adults and two children aged 2-11 years).

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