Silversea Cruises, the world’s leading small-sized cruise line, renowned for its opulent levels of service is pleased to announce its newest guest enrichment lecturer, acclaimed Australian author, Thomas Keneally. Joining an Australian sector of the incredible World Cruise 2017, from Melbourne to Bali (Benoa), guests have the unique opportunity to delve deep into thought provoking enrichment lectures with Keneally, while experiencing a multitude of wondrous destinations and the unparalleled service Silversea guests are accustomed to.
Keneally is the critically acclaimed Australian novelist, playwright, and essayist, publishing more than 30 novels and screenplays. Keneally is an Officer of the Order of Australia and has received an array of national and international accolades including the Booker Prize in 1982 for his novel, Schindler’s Ark, which was later adapted into the Steven Spielberg directed Academy Award winning film, Schindler’s List.
Amber Wilson, Managing Director, Asia-Pacific said,
“We are absolutely thrilled to have one of Australia’s most distinguished novelists, Thomas Keneally aboard Silver Whisper in February 2017. Guests will have the opportunity to attend fascinating and stimulating discussions with the highly regarded author where he will cover personal stories and experiences.”
Departing Melbourne on 09 February 2017, guests on this 13-day voyage will also experience the stunning scenery of the southern coastline of Australia, before sailing into the tropical wonderland that is Indonesia.
World Cruise 2017 is an exclusive 116-day ocean voyage from San Francisco to Monte Carlo aboard Silver Whisper. This extraordinary travel adventure will encompass 62 unique destinations in 25 countries, with numerous late-night and overnight stays allowing ample time to take in all the amazing sights, sounds, and flavours of beautiful cities, great wine regions, and architectural spectacles both old and new.