P&O Cruises Australia: Like No Place on Earth

P&O Cruises is the region’s and cruise industry's largest cruise operator and also the longest-serving, leading the way in cruising as Australasia's only 'home brand' and regarded by many as their favourite cruise line.  

A cruise ship of P&O Australia floating on the ocean

P&O Australia

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P&O has been sailing in the region for 85 years and sails from home ports in Australia and New Zealand to destinations in both countries, Asia and the South Pacific including New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. 

Cruise in great style with P&O Cruises Australia

P&O Cruises Australia offers a holiday experience that is Like no Place on Earth.

With unique cruises and onboard experiences designed for modern Australians, P&O is a great option for new cruisers as well as cruise lovers!

P&O Cruises offers activities to suit the young and the young at heart and is great for couples, families and groups of friends. It offers excellent value for money cruising with a range of included dining options and activities as well as speciality restaurants and onboard activities if you want to treat yourself.

The P&O Edge Adventure Park is your ticket to action and excitement. Try Rock Climbing, The Flying Fox, Walk the Plank and more.  

If you are looking for a lively atmosphere that features fun-packed kids clubs that sails to some of the world’s most idyllic tropical islands, look no further than a P&O Cruises Australia vacation.

How much does a P&O Cruises cost?

P&O Cruises prices range from 80 to 160AUS per night and per person. All the available fare include the following:

  • Accommodation: Get a fully equipped private ensuite with AC, TV, wardrobe
  • Food: All meals are À la carte at Waterfront and the Pantry has over 6 casual food outlets. There are optional speciality dining options from some of Australia’s best known chefs
  • Entertainment: Access to Cinema, live music, shows, party nights, entry to all bars and night clubs
  • Activities: Swimming pools, spas, dance classes, deck games, fitness and more
  • For kids: Theme parties, dance classes, games & sports, Teen discos and more


Cruise fares vary and might include special offers, flexible refund policy, or the ability to choose your own room. Find your P&O cruise deals by setting up a price alert. 

Cruises that match your interests

P&O offers the biggest range of cruises between 2-4 nights and have something for everyone. A typical P&O Cruise sailing attracts a fairly diverse range of guests – both first timers and experienced cruisers. There are many eclectic interests and cruise vacation styles catered to on the varied cruise fleet of ships. 

However, P&O Cruises Australia also offers a host of themed sailings which attract enthusiasts with a shared interest of exquisite food and wine, sport, ballroom dancing or music. Hosted by celebrity chefs, sports legends and acclaimed musicians, a themed cruise in the Mediterranean is the perfect way to indulge your passion at sea.

You can get it all with P&O - it is a favourite cruise line for family friendly cruise vacations and those seeking a romantic getaway or relaxing solo trip. The Pacific Explorer has something for everyone and offers great family cruises from Brisbane. 

Their adult-only ships are ideal kid-free peaceful retreats. Exclusively for adults, these ships are designed especially for discerning grown-ups with refined al fresco dining spaces, luxury spas and top quality entertainment options. If you are a first time cruiser, P&O Cruises Australia alone will give you a good reason to take a cruise. In fact more Australians take their first cruise onboard P&O Australia than any other cruise brand.

A different cruise experience Down Under

P&O Cruises Australia is the ideal value cruise option and their vibe is more youthful and fun-loving with a relaxed vibe and onboard experience generally, made up of mostly couples and families with also groups travelling together. 

It offers excellent value for money cruising with a range of adrenaline activities like laser tag and zip lining. If you are looking for a cruise with lively atmosphere that features fun-packed kids clubs that sails to some of the world’s most idyllic tropical islands, look no further than a P&O Cruises Australia vacation.