Holland America Line officially opened its new Australian office in North Sydney today. The office is located inside the Carnival Australia building and is led by Director of Sales Tony Archbold. HAL Australia will focus on and cater to veteran and new cruisers alike in the Land Down Under! On August 31, several of Australia’s leading cruise and travel trade media came together for cocktails and canapés to celebrate the opening. The group was welcomed by Archbold and CEO of Carnival Australia, Ann Sherry. Enjoy these photos from the event!
CEO of Carnival Australia Ann Sherry and HAL Australia Director of Sales Tony Archbold.
Media in attendance, from left: August Caroline Gladstone (Australian Cruise Passenger), Sally Macmillan (Australian Cruise Passenger), Carolyn Lockhart (Mindfood) and Philip Engelberts (PEPR Publicity).
From left: HAL's Emily Brett, Ann Sherry-Carnival Australia, Sheree Sleigh and Aniela Richards.
From left: Robert Manuel (e-travel Blackboard), HAL's Sheree Sleigh, Aniela Richards and Emily Brett.
From left: Rod Eime (Australian Cruise Passenger), Natasha Granath (PEPR Publicity) and Tony Delroy (ABC Radio).
From left: Ros Hunter (ICCA) Bruce Piper (Travel Daily), Julie Donaldson-(ICCA) and Carnival Australia CEO Ann Sherry.