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ONE WEEK SALE: Melbourne Cup Cruise (Sydney roundtrip, Oct 2022)

Was $1099pp. Book by 5 July 2022 to save!

Cruise to the most glamorous day of the year and watch the Melbourne Cup live at Flemington! Book by 5 July 2022 to take advantage of savings up to $450 per person. Call 1300 414 198 to secure your cabin today.

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About this holiday

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Enjoy a fun-filled roundtrip to Melbourne for one of the year's most exciting events!

6 Nights (Sydney - Melbourne - Sydney) on the Pacific Adventure

Departing 29 October 2022

Melbourne Cup Carnival cruises are the best way to enjoy one of Australia's favourite events. Cruise to the most glamorous day of the year and watch the Lexus Melbourne Cup live at Flemington Racecourse.

Passengers also have the chance to purchase an upgrade to their tickets so they can watch the race from the exclusive P&O Enclosure.


  • 6 night cruise - Sydney to Melbourne and return
  • Transfers to and from Flemington Racecourse
  • General Admission to Flemington
  • Food from selected dining experiences, entry into all bars, pubs and clubs, selected activities, entertainment and selected kids activities.
  • Taxes, fees and port expenses.

As well as the excitement of donning your finest for a day at Flemington and watching the race live, you'll also spend six nights away from home on a well-earned break.


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Byron Beach Club P&O Cruises Australia will be offering a limited number of guests exclusive access to a private ‘beach club’ onboard its newest ship, Pacific Adventure. The retreat will be available to guests booked in to Pacific Adventure’s suites and selected mini suites.

29 October 2022

  • Interior cabin - from $649 pp twin share
  • Oceanview cabin - from $849 pp twin share
  • Balcony Cabin - from $999 pp twin share
  • Mini Suites cabin - from $1299 pp twin share

Ask us about the P&O Value Plus fare - spend less time worrying about the details and more time making memories together. The Value Plus fares include drinks and Wi-Fi.

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

Solo traveller prices available on request. Call our local travel team on 1300 414 198 for details or to book your cabin.

Travel dates


Departing Sydney 29 October returning Sydney 04 November 2022


  • Day 1- Sydney depart 4pm
  • Day 2 - at sea
  • Day 3 & 4- Melbourne arrive 8am (2 night stay)
  • Day 5 - Melbourne depart 4pm
  • Day 6 - at sea
  • Day 7 -Sydney arrive 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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