‘This is totally new for South Sea Cruises. Traditionally we run a scheduled fast ferry service, these are 15 to 20 seat fast boats offering a deluxe service to a single resort and they will be branded Six Senses.’
In other news, the company will be giving the Blue Lagoon Cruises vessel, Fiji Princess, a soft makeover.
Rutherford says 2017 has been a big year for South Sea Cruises with the introduction of two new ferries and the opening of Malamala Beach Club out from Denarau.
He says Kiwi trade and consumers continue to support the company.
‘We’ve been impressed with the numbers out of New Zealand to Fiji for a number of years and we certainly see our fair share.’