First Ever Vegan Cruise Launched in Australia

By ,   February 19, 2018 ,   Cruise Industry

A trip described by its organizers as the 'first ever vegan-themed cruise to leave Australian shores sets sail later in 2018.

The Whole Connection departs from Sydney October 20 before sailing around the Pacific Islands for 9 days.

It will be held on a 5-star ship Celebrity Solstice, and will feature a special vegan menu.

Celebrity Solstice cruise ship

Cruise organizer and Australian businesswoman, Paige Renshaw said about the holiday that the program includes daily demonstrations, workshops, professional presentations, meditation, yoga, pilates, group activities and documentary nights.

Renshaw added the cruise had been specifically designed to 'educate, inspire and empower people to achieve their best health'.

After turning to plant-based living and her diet changed her health, Renshaw, who previously suffered from Chronic Fatigue Syndrom, wanted to spread the word about her lifestyle.