Norovirus Outbreak Hits Cruise Ship

August 14, 2017

Health officials in Brisbane, Australia, have confirmed an outbreak of norovirus aboard a Princess Cruises cruise ship.

More than 90 passengers aboard the MV Sun Princess were stricken with the gastrointestinal illness one day into a ten-day cruise. The ship returned to port for a deep cleaning and sanitization. This marks the third outbreak of norovirus aboard the Sun Princess this year, The Courier-Mail reports.