The wait is over!

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Cruises are back, and P&O Cruises is coming home to Australia in 2022.

We are thrilled to confirm Australian cruising will now RESUME with Pacific Explorer® cruising from Sydney on 31 May 2022.

When will P&O Cruises’ Pacific Adventure and Pacific Encounter resume in Australia?
Pacific Adventure® is now scheduled to begin her maiden season, from Sydney on 22 October 2022, and the Brisbane debut of Pacific Encounter® is now scheduled for 20 August 2022.

We really can't wait to welcome you onboard.

P&O Cruises Australia - Return to Service table
SYD = Sydney, BNE = Brisbane, ADL = Adelaide, MEL – Melbourne

To mark this incredible moment, we have also released a number of new P&O cruises in 2022.


Book with Confidence

Our policies offer booking assurance and flexibility every step of the way.

And our health and safety practices continue to evolve so you and your loved ones feel safe.

Book your next P&O Cruise with confidence!



Cheers to You

Cruising is back and we’re excited to welcome you back onboard.

Book a Value Fare on cruises 7 nights+ and we’ll include a Premium Drinks Package in your fare. Offer is valid for the first two guests per room.^

On a cruise 6 nights or less receive Onboard Spending Money~.

How much Onboard Spending Money~ is included?


2 – 6 nights
and Melbourne Cup Cruises*

$50 per room~

$100 per room~


🍹 What’s included in the Premium Drinks Package? 🍹

Includes unlimited soft drinks and bottled water; a maximum of 15 alcoholic beverages per day including beer, wine, cider, cocktails and spirits up to and equal to $13.

Service is always subject to P&O’s RSA Policy.

Book before 24 May 2022 with a $49 deposit PP#

#^~Terms & Conditions apply.