About Us

Our Story

South Australian family owned and operated festival cruise company Choose Your Cruise has been creating music lover holiday experiences now for near a decade.  Since its 2009 inception, Choose Your Cruise have hosted thousands of passengers onboard our various ship charters throughout Australia and now branching into the UK/Europe. Take 2000+ cruise and music lovers, add the best entertainment both locally and internationally and you have a recipe for a cruise holiday you will never forget… Get on board!

Our Team First Crew

Mick Manov
Favourite performer Amber Lawrence

Mick Manov

CEO (Captain)
Marius Els
Favourite performer KC and the Sunshine Band

Marius Els

CEO (Captain)
Elaine Manov
Favourite performer Shane Nicholson

Elaine Manov

Director (First lady)
Caitlin Manov
Favourite performer Johnny Cash – The Concert (Featuring Daniel Thompson)

Caitlin Manov

Project Manager (First Mate)
Dylan Manov
Favourite performer Go West

Dylan Manov

Brand Executive (Quarter Master)
Sandy Williams
Favourite performer Simply Bushed

Sandy Williams

Position (Mate)
Angela Jones
Favourite performer Status Quo

Angela Jones

Sales and Marketing Consultant (Deck Officer)
Michele Scholes
Favourite performer Mi-Sex

Michele Scholes

Bookkeeper (Draftsman)
Monique Peters
Favourite performer Adam Harvey

Monique Peters

Sales & Bookings Coordinator (Second Mate)
Adam Bock
Favourite performer Pseudo Echo

Adam Bock

Digital and Branding Consultant (Sailmaker)

People we work with Ship Mates

Zenon Els
Favourite performer Adam Harvey

Zenon Els

Artist Network Australia (Deck Officer)
Kim Basilio
Favourite performer Marcia Hines

Kim Basilio

Artist Network Australia (Deck Officer)
Josh Favaloro
Favourite performer Adam Harvey

Josh Favaloro

The Filmery (Mate)
Duncan Toombs
Favourite performer Troy Cassar-Daley

Duncan Toombs

The Filmery (Mate)
Brock Daubert
Favourite performer Beccy Cole

Brock Daubert

The Filmery (Mate)
Steve Lloyd

Steve Lloyd

Cruiseco (Deck Officer)
Laura Clarke

Laura Clarke

Cruiseco (Deck Officer)
Lauren Stevens

Lauren Stevens

Cruiseco (Deck Officer)
Greg Wilson

Greg Wilson

Cruiseco (Deck Officer)
Jacinta Baker

Jacinta Baker

Cruiseco (Deck Officer)
Rebecca Seymour

Rebecca Seymour

Cruiseco (Deck Officer)
Carolyn Mackley

Carolyn Mackley

Cruiseco (Deck Officer)
Leemy Wong
Favourite performer Marcia Hines

Leemy Wong

Artist Network Australia (Deckhand)
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