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  • Largest permanent big-ship cruise line in Australia
  • Lively atmosphere, family-friendly with excellent kids clubs
  • Recent ship upgrades offer more choice and facilities
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54 P&O Australia Family Cruise Reviews

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Pacific jewel tomthepom
06/12
If you really like to dress for dinner every night this is probably not the cruise for you it is definitely more casual ... Read more
Our first Cruise NatCruze
05/12
We had a wonderful time on our first ever cruise. Yes, we have nothing to compare it to but we had a great time. We ... Read more
02/12
As is the case with many reviews, this review will not cover competing brands or make comparing or contrasting comments ... Read more
Yesterday we arrived home from a fantastic holiday with our 22mth old darling son (hereafter refereed to as DS)on the ... Read more
All in all I enjoyed the cruise on the Pacific Dawn. It was very relaxing, but I did spend more time in my cabin than I ... Read more

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Checkin was easy and the line moved really quickly. The cabins are bigger and our steward was there to greet us on ... Read more
Pacific Dawn Holiday Professional
01/12
If you are looking for a cruise company that cares about its customers P&O Pacific Dawn is the one company you should ... Read more
This was our 6th cruise - we've done four with Princess and this was our second with P&O. We went on the 'Week ... Read more
Awesome oasisbar
11/11
So glad we took a chance as we had an awesome time. From the moment we walked on till 10days later as we disembarked it ... Read more
this will be short n sweet. But we travelled with our two young children aged 5 & 6 at the time. We flew to Brisbane ... Read more

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Family Friendly Cruise AusPhotofinder
10/11
Pacific Pearl cruise P131 Sydney October 9 - 20. 'Pacific Sunsets' - 5 Ports: Vanuatu - Luganville, Wala, Champagne ... Read more
Loved the Pearl Livingthegoodlife
10/11
This was our fourth P&O cruise and the Pearl is by far the best in our experience. The food was great, the service from ... Read more
The cruise was just as I expected it to be and more! My family of four (2 adults & 2 boys ,12 & 16) had a fab ... Read more
Week Fantastique Sunset Waves
07/11
Week Fantastique. July 9th to July 16, 2011. *Brisbane * Noumea * Lifou * Port Vila * Brisbane. By Cassie ... Read more
Sailing on the Pearl proved to be one of our most memorable cruises (my 9th and my boys' 7th.) The main reason was the ... Read more

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06/11
Have just returned from an 8 day trip to Noumea on the Pacific Jewel. After reading quite a few bad reviews was a bit ... Read more
06/11
Pacific Dawn: P&O Australia. Sail date 21st May 2011, 11 nights New Caledonia & Vanuatu. After reading past ... Read more
05/11
On the 30th of April 2011, I stepped foot onboard the pacific dawn. Would I do it again? OF COURSE! It was a fantastic ... Read more
Like everyone else, this cruise was a big event for our family. We had high expectations. Having recently done a couple ... Read more
03/11
The actual port of embarkation/disembarkation is Brisbane.Embarkation: A nightmare!! We arrived at the cruise terminal ... Read more

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We enjoyed most of this cruise and the ship appointments. (we actually left from Brisbane but this option is not ... Read more
as per normal the embarkation left a bit to be desired {mind you aucklands queens wharf really is a disgrace].first ... Read more
Embarkation: We arrived at Wharf 5 at about 11.30 am. Trouble free booking in our bags and waited about 5 minutes tops ... Read more
Not your classical cruise experience, more like a party boat which suited most of the cruisers. It was rather more ... Read more
Before this cruise I had been on only one previously, on the Legend of the Seas. I was keen to find out how this would ... Read more

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