Melbourne Debuts in P&O Cruises 2014 season
P&O Cruises' 2014 holiday program sees Melbourne welcoming Pacific Pearl for a series of roundtrip voyages for the first time.
The newly released winter program features a total of 75 different cruises from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Auckland, including more than 20 short breaks of 2 to 4 nights for time-poor travellers.
The new Melbourne itineraries on board Pacific Pearl include the cruise line's first-ever visits to Aussie ports including Kangaroo Island, Port Lincoln and Robe. Highlights of the Melbourne sailing schedule include a 5 night voyage to Tasmania, departig 24 April 2014, with stops in Burnie, Port Arthur and Hobart, as well as a 6 night voyage to Adelaide, with stops at Kangaroo Island and Port Lincoln.
2014 will also see Pacific Jewel join Pacific Dawn in Brisbane to offer a combined total of 34 departures from the Queensland port over winter. Highlights of the Queensland season include a series of 7 night Pacific Islands cruises on board Pacific Jewel, which will take guests to the cruise line's newest Pacific Island destination of Mare.
P&O Cruises will also be returning to Papua New Guinea in the 20134 cruise season, with a 10 night cruise from Brisbane, as well as a new 11 night itinerary from Sydney.
The new program also features an extended 2014 short cruise line up, including a range of Food & Wine, Lifestyle and Comedy themed voyages.
The 2014 season goes on sale from 22 October 2012, so if you want to get ahead of the pack and book your 2014 cruise with P&O Cruises, call one of our Cruise Specialists on 1300 954 661!
Source: Cruise Weekly, Tuesday 16 October 2012