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Brisbane to Australia & New Zealand Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Australia & New Zealand
Brisbane

Traveler rating

Excellent

22

Very Good

18

Average

22

Poor

16

Terrible

11

Cruise type

Family Cruises

89

Senior Cruises

53

Romantic Cruises

38

First-Time Cruisers

24

Entertainment Cruises

23

89 Brisbane to Australia & New Zealand Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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PBMCM

1 Review Written

Sea Princess Cruise NZ in February

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Always wanted to see New Zealand and we thought that a cruise would provide the best opportunity to visit the various regions. We took the New Zealand 15 day cruise with Princess and were booked on the Sea ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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LYNNE Frances

1 Review Written

Average on ship, some interesting points of interest at ports.

Chose this cruise for family of 8. Three children under 18, parents in 40’s and grandparents over 60. We grandparents have spent much time on Sea Princess, each sailing we notice the cut downs everywhere - ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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NormanNInglis

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First and Last Princess Cruise

We chose Princess Cruises because we wanted to see New Zealand. This was our 9th Ocean Cruise with various cruise lines, and we have also been on 10 River Cruises, mostly with Viking. We chose Anytime Dining, not ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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jennys39

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not even a cyclone could stop a great time

We were supposed to cruise on the 24th February, but a cyclone off the Brisbane coast stopped that. We managed to get out of port on the 27th instead. Great communication from Princess but alas we missed the South ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Myew

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing food. Poor service and entertainment

We chose this cruise as it departed from Brisbane and we had mutual friends already going. Our first impressions were of poor service. Especially in the bars. Servers weren’t just ignoring us they were ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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GarySharp

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Conflict Islands

Traveled on Sea Princess on a world cruise 2years ago and it was excellent. Recently traveled to Papua New Guinea again on the Sea Princess and felt completely at home again. We like the smaller ships as they ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Paul and Jeanette

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A good cruise BUT...........

My wife and I chose to go on this cruise because two of our friends were taking it and asked us if we wanted to join them. Getting on the ship wasn’t too bad, there was some confusion emanating from being given ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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JaneAtSea1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruising!

Cruising wasn’t high on my to do list. Price and visions of ‘Titanic ‘ came to mind! Then mum and dad shouted the whole family on a 10 day cruise! 15 of us met and boarded smoothly and quickly at Brisbane ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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KerryD1

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Curtis Stone where were you?

Decided to take hubby on a 14 day cruise to NZ for his 60th birthday and had a great time. Our room A302 [Aloha Deck] While small had everything we needed [an amazingly comfy bed, lovely balcony to have breakfast & ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Megen Kelleher

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

14 nights around NZ

14 nights is a great amount of nights to go. Staff are amazing. Entertainment is fantastic. Bar staff and housemaids can’t do enough for you. NZ is a beautiful country - plenty to see. The captain ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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CinzReviewz

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Best idea ever! Even heading towards a cyclone ;)

What a wonderful time!! The food, the service, the entire experience - from start to finish - we loved it all! Even though it was our first cruise and we were told by some others that there were fancier cruises out ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Ray ray ray

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Northern qld

Cruise was great despite 4 floods,a fire in the library and a broken down engine in cairns. Food overall was excellant except for the stirling steakhouse. .where the meat was dreadful and the vegetables likened to ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Hymie46

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

NZ Cruise

Great cruise. Have done it twice now and loved it both times. Friendly crew, great food and great ship. Sea Princess is my favorite ship. I have been on her 3 times now. Entertainment was good, (Freddy Mercury ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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rampage67

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointed!

We chose this cruise as a family and for the Ports....Airley Beach....Cairns and Willis Island. The stop overs were fantastic... no complaints there...food on the cruise was average except for Angelo's which was to ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Uskiwis2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cabin Bound

We chose this cruise because we wanted to take our 8 year old grandson on his first cruise, and he was so excited to be going on the cruise. We wandered around the ship after embarking, then had lunch, unpacked ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Blujinja

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Caveat emptor - You Get What You Pay For

The ship is a smaller on then the P&O Jewel and the P&O Dawn which makes it much easier to get around and to learn the lay of the land. Half the amount of passengers, than the Jewel or the Dawn make it infinitely ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Wickedfez

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relaxing fun time

This was my first cruise, I chose this to see if I would like to cruise. I had a lovely time. The crew were reallyfreindly and .helpful. There was always something to do. They had game shows, trivia, dance classes, ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Hamish51

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Just for relaxation.

We are regular cruisers. We like to have a change of environment about twice a year. There was no special reason for this particular cruise. It just happened to be about the right time of the year for us. We ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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kezcountry

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First timer on Princess

Chose this cruise with sister in law for her 60th birthday. Can't fault the staff they were brilliant and dining waiters made our experience a very fun and memorable one which we looked forward to each evening. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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JanePPPPPPPP

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Significantly affected by weather

We chose this cruise as it was short and left from our home city. We had not been on a cruise before. After this cruise, I would not recommend that anyone affected at all by motion sickness book a cruise, even ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Lucifer21

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

In between Average and Very Good

Purchased only 2 weeks prior, this was a great value cruise. We had never sailed with P & O before, thinking it was a 3 star outfit. We have been pleasantly surprised, and will sail again with them in the future. ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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johne01

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Barrier Reef Cruise on Sea Princess 7 Days

My wife and I wanted to see Cairns Australia and travel on the Kuranda railway. We selected this cruise for this purpose, but unfortunately the ship could not dock in Cairns because of high winds. This also applied ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Startrekka

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Sea Princess 3 Night

My Daughter booked this cruise as a taster to see if she liked cruising. We booked iit to surprise our daughter and to celebrate my father inlaw birthday as they booked too and our daughter didn't know they booked ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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William Scheigert

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

17 Day Australian Voyage Sun Princess

This cruise was fantastic! I've heard that this was one of the last circle Australia cruises, because the industry is now cutting back in Australia. We cruised out of Sydney and visited Brisbane, Cairns, Alotau, ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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pat1958

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

The new p&o

Having cruised on P&O in the past...Jewel..Dawn...Pearl.. I them went to Princess, Royal Carribean looking for a bit more wow factor... bigger fancier ships. I was intrigued with the new P&O brand, but reading all ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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