New Romantics captures the essence of an era. Recreating the 80’s sound, giving you the total 80’s experience.

The New Romantics are Australia’s best known 80’s band. They have been captivating audiences all over Australia for the past 25 years and have built a solid reputation as one of the country’s top entertainment cover bands. Based in Adelaide, they have toured most of the country including Melbourne Queensland and Sydney and have also travelled overseas.

From elite corporate functions, nightclubs to outdoor events and festivals, the New Romantics have been there and entertained.

New Romantics capture the sounds and essence of the world’s top selling and most successful 80’s artists. With a powerful rhythm section, scorching guitars, a dynamic front man and a mixture of incredible sequencing, programming and live performance, New Romantics recreate the best of pop music from Prince, Boy George , David Bowie, Duran Duran, Billy Idol to WHAM! …. and many more.

Guaranteed to deliver a high energy show that will take you back to the glorious 80’s – and they are back in 2021 on board Rock the Boat for Super Cruise 2021. If you’d had the pleasure of seeing their electric performances on board before, you know you are in for a treat. If it is your first time cruising and seeing them, prepare for an electric set and prepare yourself for the unexpected!

For more information on Super Cruise 2021, visit our website here. Alternatively, call Choose Your Cruise on 1300 247 371 today!

Photos below taken on board Rock the Boat 2019 by April Josie Studios & Music Photography.



*Please note: This post was edited on 5/8/2020 to reflect the new dates and cruise following the announcement to postpone our 2020 cruises due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.


By Caitlin Manov

I am the Project Manager for Choose Your Cruise, and have been working for CYC since 2011! I have since had over 250 days at sea and love working in such a diverse work environment that combines music and travel. I also love to write, and you may even catch me around the ship interviewing some of your favourite acts on board. If you have a question you would like me to ask them, you can email me for the hard hitting questions!!
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