Melbourne Cup Carnival

31 Oct - 7 Nov 2020

Departing Brisbane, Returning Brisbane

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Our Melbourne Cup Carnival cruises are the best way to enjoy one of Australia's favourite events.

Cruise to the most glamorous day of the year and watch the Lexus Melbourne Cup live from Flemington. Plus our guest have the chance to purchase upgrade their tickets to sit in the exclusive P&O Enclosure.

This cruise includes:

General Admission to Flemington Racecourse
Transfers to and from Flemington

As well as the excitement of donning your finest for a day Flemington and watching the race itself, you'll also spend six nights away from home on a well-earned break. Tickets and transfers to Flemington Racecourse are included in your cruise fare.


Brisbane , Melbourne , Brisbane

Other available dates

Things to do on board

Family Fun

Keep the young and young at heart entertained


Rooms to suit every type of traveller


Each day is a brand new adventure! The hardest part is choosing what to try first.

Restaurants & Dining

We've got a unique dining experience to suit all tastebuds

Where you'll go

Day 1


31 Oct, Departing 3PM

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Days 2 & 3

Sea Days

1 & 2 Nov

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Days 4 & 5


3 Nov 8AM - 4 Nov 4PM

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Days 6 & 7

Sea Days

5 & 6 Nov

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Day 8


7 Nov, Arriving 7AM

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"It's so easy to do so many things of an evening as they are all available and all in close vicinity. I can have dinner, drinks, see a show and go dancing all in one night!"

By Gillian

Pacific Explorer

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