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  • Largest permanent big-ship cruise line in Australia
  • Lively atmosphere, family-friendly with excellent kids clubs
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43 P&O Australia First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Pacific dawn. The first ship i have ever sailed on so in all fairness can not say how it compares with other ships. ... Read more
Hi Everyone, My wife and I travel overseas all the time , never before on a cruise. I really did not care if I went ... Read more
I thoroughly enjoyed my cruise on the Pacific Pearl. It was a great surprise to find I'd received a cabin upgrade from ... Read more
Admittedly first time on a large cruise ship. If this is indicative of cruising it shall be my last. A) Pacific Dawn ... Read more
Discover Vanuatu P435 bigjackloudon
Embarkation at White bay was miles from anywhere but the process was smooth in the terminal. The P&O staff guided ... Read more
We picked this cruise because it was the only one from Sydney, which would coincide with our 50th wedding anniversary. ... Read more
We recently undertook a 9 night P & O cruise departing from Brisbane visiting the Island of Lifou, Port Vila, ... Read more
Never Again ckrken
This was my Bucket List after 35 years of marriage and raising 6 children, it was my time for being spoilt and have ... Read more
I had never cruised before so was unsure of how I would like it but after hearing from friends who have cruised and ... Read more
Refine to cater for Tennis addicts
Hi Just been on tennis cruise , great trip and great tennis. I note next year that it is longer cruise..... more time ... Read more
The first 2 nights on the open ocean was the scariest for me. The boat tossed and moved like a roller coaster. I was ... Read more
We loved it!! Mr&Mrs Macca
This was our first cruise and the most wonderful experience in every way. It was our 10th Wedding Anniversary and we ... Read more
Let me start off by saying I was the last person who thought i would be going on a cruise but i have to say it was the ... Read more
We looked forward to our cruise for six months. We were only slightly dissapointed. I had read some very poor reviews ... Read more
This was our first cruise. We took our two adult daughters to visit Port Vila, Lifou and the Isle of Pines and were ... Read more
Party Cruisers RSThompson
Caught the Pacific Pearl from Princes Wharf, checked in promptly so we could check out our cabin and take a quick tour ... Read more
It is 3:00AM and I have not slept a wink. Luckily, my wife has had about 3 hours sleep and will be able to drive us to ... Read more
Embarkation was really well organised saying that we were 3 hours late due to previous cruise being delayed. First ... Read more
Fun time ! Toofwesss
I feel a lot of the things being said on here about the Pacific Dawn are quite harsh. I've seen many reviews ... Read more
Loved my first cruise cruiser1909
I have nothing to compare my experience with,and I'm sure that other cruise ships have lots of things bigger and better ... Read more
Just got back from our first cruise. In spite of the weather being average the cruise was great. From the time we got ... Read more
As first-time cruisers, we took the Pacific Pearl's 3 night Food & Wine Cruise from Sydney in August 2012. We ... Read more
Our first Cruise NatCruze
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
Hi all We have just finished our 10day cruise on the pacific pearl. visiting ports - isle of pines, mystery island, ... Read more
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This 9 day cruise out of Sydney was great. Make sure you label your suitcases at home. Saves hassle at departure time. ... Read more

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