directions_boatCruise in Cairns, Brisbane & Airlie Beach

WAVE SEASON SALE: Cruise to the Whitsundays & Tropical North QLD (Sydney roundtrip, June 2021)

$1 per person deposits + FREE onboard credit!*

This easy, fun-filled roundtrip will give you the chance to explore Brisbane, Airlie Beach, Cairns, the broader Tropical North, and the beautiful remote outpost of Willis Island. Book through Travel at 60 and we'll include additional onboard credit - on top of the bonus spending money already included the cruse line's current sale!

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10 nights
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About this holiday

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With the ship docked overnight in Cairns you will have plenty of time to explore! Cairns is surrounded by a natural wonderland – the glorious Coral Sea on one side and lush rainforest hinterland on the other.

Join members form our Travel at 60 community on this wonderful 10 night cruise itinerary! We dedicate this itinerary to our incredible Great Barrier Reef – one of the seven wonders of the natural world.

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.


  • Accommodation, food from selected dining experiences, entry into all bars, pubs and clubs, selected activities, entertainment and selected kids activities.
  • Includes taxes, fees and port expenses.


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Balcony Cabin

Pacific Adventure - The newest and largest ship within the P&O fleet!

  • Capacity 2,636 guests, lower berths
  • Decks 10 guests decks
  • Length 290m/951ft
  • Weight 108,865 gross tonnage
  • Built London, UK registration
  • Cabins - 500+ Balcony Rooms  & 5 Berth Family Rooms 

Interior Rooms:
A cosy retreat with everything you need. With a private en-suite bathroom and a range of bedding combinations, this is a great affordable choice.

Oceanview Room:
Kick back and enjoy million-dollar sea views, all to yourself. These bright, light-flooded rooms offer a window or porthole view and a range of bedding options.

Balcony Room:
There’s nothing better than waking up to crisp air and stunning ocean views. Relax on your own private balcony and enjoy all the comforts of a hotel room, with the added beauty of living on the ocean.

Mini Suites:
Mini Suites are light and airy, with floor to ceiling windows, a full balcony and a comfortable, stylish living area. You’ll have plenty of room to unpack, stretch out, and unwind in front of stunning ocean views.

Get the special treatment! Large, light-filled suites offer floor to ceiling windows, separate sitting area, walk-in wardrobe and a full balcony. You’ll also enjoy priority shore tour bookings, embarkation and disembarkation and priority dinner reservations.

Travel dates


Set sail Monday 14th June and return Thursday 24th June 2021

  • Interior Cabin - from $1199pp twin share
  • Oceanview - from $1499pp twin share
  • Balcony - from $1599pp twin share
  • Mini suite - from $2384pp twin share
  • Suite - from $3049pp twin share

*Advertised fares are available until allocation is exhausted and prices may fluctuate during the campaign period without notice.

Call our Brisbane-based travel team on 1300 414 198 to book your cabin!


  • Monday 14 June - Set sail from Sydney, at 4:00PM
  • Tuesday 15 June - At sea
  • Wednesday 16 June - Brisbane, full day in port
  • Thursday 17 June - At Sea
  • Friday 18 June - Airlie Beach, full day in port Tender Required - W/C Access May Be Limited
  • Saturday 19 June - Cairns, overnight stay in port
  • Sunday 20 June - Cairns, full day in port
  • Monday 21 June - Willis Island Scenic Cruising
  • Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 June - At sea
  • Monday 24 June - Sydney, arrive at 6:30AM



Do I have to tip?

Tipping is not required but if you’d like to thank the crew who provide you with great service, you are welcome to tip them personally or visit the Reception Desk to have the tip added to your onboard account.

What is the dress code onboard?

Guests are requited to cover-up swim suits when entering the ship’s public rooms. During the day, casual clothes are suitable. After 5.30pm, smart casual attire is required in the public lounges and restaurants or as published in the daily newsletter  'Good Times'.

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Fine print


Travel at 60 and supplier booking conditions apply. Please enquire for more information.

*Fares are cruise only, per person in AUD in a complete quad or twin room based on lead categories at publication date (9 Dec 2020), inclusive of all discounts, charges and taxes (which are subject to change). Campaign commences 23 Oct 2020 and ends 15 Dec 2020. Advertised fares are available until allocation is exhausted and may fluctuate during the campaign period. Campaign offers only available on P&O’s Value and Value Plus fare types only. Valid for new bookings and not combinable with any other offer. Supplements apply for other room categories. Some oceanview rooms have obstructed views. ~Fare based on specified departure dates. Different fares apply to other dates listed #AU$1 deposit per person is only applicable to bookings made between 2 Dec – 15 Dec 2020 and is non-refundable and deposit conditions differ from the standard P&O Booking and Travel Conditions. Offer applies to cruises departing from 16 February 2021 booked at least 76 days prior to departure. Sailings departing on or before 30 November 2021 are eligible for P&O Assurance []. Offer applies to cruises departing from 3 March 2021 booked at least 76 days prior to departure. Pay AU$1 per person deposit upfront and the remainder of the standard adult deposit amount for all passengers, including children as follows – for cruises departing between 1 May 2021 and 30 Jun 2021, 95 days prior to departure; for cruises departing between 1 Jul 2021 and 31 Aug 2021, 150 days prior to departure; and for cruises departing after 1 Sep 2021, 180 days prior to departure. For cruises departing between 16 Feb 2021 and 30 Apr 2021, remainder of deposit and final payment for cruise due 75 days before departure. Standard cancellation and refunds conditions apply as per Booking and Travel Conditions. listed ^Onboard Spending Money is per room in AUD. Amount varies by room type and itinerary duration as specified, and is applied to the first 2 guests only in a room. Onboard Spending Money expires at the conclusion of your cruise, is not transferable, not redeemable for cash and cannot be used at the casino. A 1.1% surcharge for Visa and Mastercard and a 2.3% surcharge for Amex applies to direct bookings made through our call centre and website. Paypal payments will incur a 1% surcharge. Travel agents may charge additional fees - check with your travel agent. †For P&O Short Breaks, if your cruise is unable to visit the destination on its itinerary because of an unforeseen circumstance such as weather, civil unrest or a mechanical issue, we will endeavour to visit an alternative destination deemed safe by the Captain. Your health and safety is our most important priority. Accordingly, we are currently assessing how we will enhance our onboard health and safety protocols in light of COVID-19 and how these enhancements may affect our cruise offerings To be read in conjunction with the P&O Cruises Australia Booking and Passage Conditions available at which passengers will be bound by. Whilst all information is correct at time of publication, offers are subject to change or withdrawal. Carnival plc trading as P&O Cruises Australia. ABN 23 107 998 443