About us

Cruise Events Pty Ltd (operating as Cruise Seminars – ABN 95 617 210 456) is an Australian owned and operated company. Our mission is to provide high quality seminars, conferences and courses for continuing professional education while cruising to idyllic destinations.

We hand-pick our presenters to ensure our events are industry relevant, interactive and enjoyable. Our educators are ‘ego-free’ and include industry experts, academics and vocational trainers. A certificate is issued to all participants upon satisfactory completion and attendance, plus we also provide a Tax Invoice for your records. Our events are also hosted by a dedicated onboard manager to co-ordinate the conference logistics and our private events.

Cruise Seminars have teamed up with Ecruising.travel to manage your cruise booking and event registration. Ecruising is one of Australia’s most prominent and awarded cruise specialists and have been pioneers in the industry since 2000. Ecruising are Australian owned and operated and together with their professional team you’re reassured you can book with confidence.

Sydney sail-away
Aria at Conflict Islands

Meet Your Onboard Host

Mike Ristuccia - Onboard Host
Mike Ristuccia - Host

Every Cruise Seminars event is hosted by our dedicated onboard manager. From arranging our exclusive cocktail parties to the conference room logistics, your host will ensure no detail is overlooked.

Mike has a passion for travel, especially cruising, having sailed on more than 25 voyages and still counting! He has cruised extensively with various cruise lines to destinations including the South Pacific, New Zealand, the Caribbean, Europe and Asia.

You’ll meet Mike on embarkation day but he will also be in contact with you before the cruise to answer any questions you may have.