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P&O Australia Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

P&O Australia
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Repositioning Cruises

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23 P&O Australia Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Cruisin Chestys

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pacific Dawn Brisbane to Singapore - Pre Refurb August 2019

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Our 1st ever cruise was some 10/12 years ago on P&O Pacific Star. Well, haven't things changed (for the better). We were very happy with the offering from P&O and in particular the crew on board the ship. They were ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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marsy07

5 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Respiratory Virus on board the Pacific Dawn

We chose this cruise as we wanted to go to the Darwin Cup and Komodo Island. All that dates aligned with the ship docking in Darwin on the date of the Darwin Cup. Paseptic Doom Room 8107 -do not go there. I ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Sirina1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very relaxing, excellent service

This cruise was from Sydney to adelaide, so it worked perfect for my friend and I who live in both of these places. Loved leaving from Sydney harbour and how they played some opera music I thought that was awesome. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Kurt Alfred

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Food for Thought

We travelled on the Dawn Princess ,Pacific Explorer a few Times before she became the Explorer . We had to have a look what she was like after the Refurbishing in 2017 ! Dining Rooms lost their Charm . Waterfront ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Port Douglas

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Old, overcrowded and nothing special

Booked two Suite cabins #11117 and #11116 - Cabin was ok but a little dated - clean and reasonable size - bed was comfortable, but pillows cheap and hard. Cabin attendants were really good. When you book a suite ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Invisiblecustard

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cheap cruise....but poor cruise

Simply chosen on price, saw it advertised and thought we'd give P&O a go. Decent sized cabin but first let down was the TV, an old silver LG thing, very small with a fuzzy picture, you couldnt actually see the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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World2cruise

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Bad food, Neglected Ship; However comedy was Fantastic

To start with we are loyal Royal Caribbean guests, however after going on 5 cruises on Allure, Harmony, Ovation, Explorer of the seas we wanted to try out another cruise company just to see the difference in ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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ccsclean21

6 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

Very nice ship

We chose this cruise because the price was unbelievably cheap and it turned out to be a very good cruise. I was surprised how nice the ship was after reading some of the comments on Cruise Critic tearing the ship ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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undertone

2 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Four night trans Tasman 31 Oct - 3 Nov 2017

This was our third cruise with P&O and our our 13th in total. There were four of us on the trip (a 4 day comedy themed cruise from Auckland to Sydney), my wife and I and my sister and brother-in-law who were taking ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Phil.T

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Cruise much appreciated

I chose the option of a cruise so I didn't have to negotiate the tedious rigors of airport security and the daily pains of finding a place to eat and another to visit to fill in my holiday. I work long hours ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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CruiseForTheRest

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

P&O selling bad cabins for full price

We took the cruise for a rest but our cabin (with balcony and bought early at "full" price) was badly affected by noise from the galley above - starting at 4am and finishing after 10pm. We found out that P&O were ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Bertie Blue

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Depart Singapore after Refurbish

First time with P&O as we wished to experience this cruise company for ourselves. The ship was delayed after the refurbish by a day and a half. P&O put up at their expense in a quality hotel. They also provided ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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gilli03

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Time to update

I recently (February 2017) went on a three day trial cruise from Melbourne to Sydney, l have never cruised before so l wasn't sure what to expect. I was incredibly disappointed with the whole trip, these ships, ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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RosieCanberra

19 Reviews Written

132 Helpful Votes

Terrific two nighter

We picked up a bargain last minute cruise from Melbourne to Sydney, had an oceanview on deck nine. Cabin 9182, quiet, clean, and well maintained by Dannielle. This was my first time on the Jewel, and I was ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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SeaDog-46

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good Cruise on Pacific Eden

Very good price for a fly/cruise Singapore to Cairns. This was another cruise unable to tender into Benoa, Bali due to swell. Diverted to Lombok. Makassar, Komodo Island, Dili & Darwin all went off well - but ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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normie616

4 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Great Ship

Sailed 18th July Freemantle to Singapore. Boarded with an open mind and was not disappointed.We really loved this ship; it's size it's ambience and overall easy running was to our liking.All the people we met ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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claudio

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

PAY and O

Thiz was my 30th cruise We actually booked b2b a 2nite syd to melb then a 3 nite melb melb cruise Went with a mate59 and 60 and where not gay. havent donep&ofor about 10 yrs and i am elite with ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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KruisingKing

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Mr Average pays a visit. J609N.

This is my third visit via P & O to the South Pacific and the destinations were the calling card along with a great price. Talked into it by my travel agent at the last minute, hence the price, but the South Pacific ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Legend58

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Pacific Jewel take a bow.

We departed on the 11th of January 2016 for a relaxing cruise. The first thing we noticed was the ease of getting on the boat, unlike an airport there was staff everywhere to help with luggage, fill out forms and ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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RosieCanberra

19 Reviews Written

132 Helpful Votes

Best Sail Away Ever!

Aria review 25 November 2015 We booked an inside cabin for this two night inaugural cruise from Sydney to Brisbane. Inside cabin 5020 was really large, much bigger than we have had before. This was our 18th ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Widebay

5 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

This cruise exceeded our expectations.

fistly we flew to Singapore - stayed with our son who lives & works there. We have cruised on pride of America around the Hawaiian Islands, a short cruise of South Pacific on sun princess, & lastly celebrity ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Astro Boy

25 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

Singapore to Brisbane on revamped Pacific Jewel

Pacific Jewel was in dry dock in Singapore and had Pantry put in place of the Plantations, replaced astro turf on top decks, Pandora store installed, unsure of what else. This was our 3rd trip on the Jewel, last ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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j.sinclair

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Nil

My friend who has not cruised wanted a 3 day experience. As a 4 time cruiser the food was appalling cold, hard to put a fork into and no taste, bland and unappetising. No beverage package available. My friend ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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