Bowls Cruises
North Queensland Bowls Cruise with Karen Murphy
Fly, Cruise & Play
18 August 2018
Package From
per person twin share
Based on Balcony Cabin ex BNE

Return economy class domestic airfares departing 18 Aug 2018

7 night cruise with P&O Australia departing Brisbane, 18 Aug 2018


Enjoy cruising on the Pacific Dawn from Brisbane on this 7-night cruise taking in the magnificent scenery of Great Barrier Reef region. With three ports from which you can explore the pristine reef, coral cays and tropical islands, take the opportunity to fall in love with Australia all over again. What’s more, once you arrive in port you will have the opportunity to play bowls at some of the finest lawn bowls clubs in Airlie Beach, Yorkeys Knob and Port Douglas when you call into port!


CA Journeys Map OCT QLD Bowls Pacific Dawn
Pacific Dawn
Karen Murphy
Pacific Dawn
Aust Bowls Champs Musgrave Hill Mens Fours


Cruise with a group of like-minded cruisers and bowling enthusiasts on this exclusive cruise & bowls tour of Queensland onboard one of Australia’s most popular cruise lines, P&O Australia. At 3 ports of call on your Brisbane round-trip cruise of Queensland you’ll be transported to the bowls club for a social game of bowls before returning to the ship.


18 Aug 2018 - Cruise Departs Brisbane

Make your way to the Brisbane Cruise Terminal to embark on your Great Barrier Reef Cruise. All interstate travellers will be picked up from the Brisbane Airport & transferred to the Cruise Terminal ready for departure at 2:00pm.   

19 Aug 2018 - At Sea (Welcome Event)

Enjoy Pacific Dawn’s three-storey atrium foyer, nine bars and lounges, two restaurants, the pizzeria, casino, gym and health spa. There is also a library, jogging track, whirlpool spas, show lounge and duty-free shopping!

20 Aug 2018 - Airlie Beach

Bowls Details: Airlie Beach Bowls Club
You will be picked up from the ship by a coach and taken to the Airlie Beach Bowls Club. There you can enjoy a game of bowls with your fellow ship mates. Morning tea will be included & served at the Bowls Club. The rest of the afternoon is your to enjoy the beautiful town of Airlie Beach. Airlie Beach has a friendly and vibrant atmosphere with a wide variety of cafés, restaurants, bars and stores that line its main street. The town also features a lovely swimming lagoon, which is perfect for a quick dip.

21 Aug 2018 - Yorkeys Knob (Cairns)

Bowls Details: Edge Hill Memorial Bowls Club
Yorkey’s Knob is a beautiful and relaxed beachside community just 13 kilometres north of Cairns and blessed with safe, palm-fringed swimming beaches, open-air restaurants and cafes, shopping venues, and friendly locals. The second round of bowls will be at the Edge Hill Memorial Bowls Club followed by a BBQ lunch.  

22 Aug 2018 - Port Douglas

Bowls Details: Mossman Memorial Bowls Club
Your final round of bowls will be in Port Douglas and wll include morning tea at the Bowls Club. You are then free to roam this tropical beachside town. With a sophisticated and relaxed village atmosphere, it's no wonder it's one of Queensland's favourite holiday destinations! Make sure to check out the galleries, cafes, wonderful bars & boutiques.  

23 Aug 2018 - Willis Island Cruising

Relax and enjoy a mid-ocean interlude as you anchor at Willis Island in the Coral Sea. Willis Island is home to an array of protected seabirds and wildlife (scenic cruising only).

24 Aug 2018 - At Sea

25 Aug 2018 - Brisbane - Disembark


Cruise Inclusions
  • 7 night cruise on board Pacific Dawn based on twin share
  • All main meals and entertainment on board
  • Daytime activities, including the sports court, whirlpool spas, pools and fully equipped gym
  • Welcome function on the ship
  • Port charges & government fees
Bowls Inclusions
  • Bowls game while in port at Airlie Beach, with morning tea
  • Bowls game while in port at Yorkeys Knob (Cairns), with BBQ lunch.
  • Bowls game while in port at Port Douglas with morning tea
  • All transfers between the ship and bowls clubs
Airfares Inclusions
  • Return economy class airfares with Virgin Australia 
  • Flights depart from Sydney, Melbourne, Perth & Adelaide 
  • Return airport transfers
  • Air taxes
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North Queensland Bowls Cruise with Karen Murphy
From $2,185
Twin Share
Departs 18 Aug 2018 Based on Balcony Cabin ex BNE
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