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$1 DEPOSITS: Kiwi Adventure Cruise (Melbourne roundtrip, Jan 2023)

$1 Deposits and FREE onboard credit!*

Book your Cruise before 1 March 2022 and receive FREE onboard spending money per cabin!*

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About this holiday

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Fiordland National Park - Scenic Cruising

Book your Cruise before 1 March 2022 and receive FREE onboard spending money per cabin!*

A cruise to some of the country’s best ports proves that it’s oh-so easy to love thy neighbour.

If you love wine and cheese tasting, swimming with dolphins, shopping sprees, adventure sports, lush green countryside, art deco buildings, and World Heritage listed wonders, then New Zealand is for you.


  • 13 nights, 7 Ports on the Pacific Explorer


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Balcony Cabin

Stylish yet relaxed modern interior designs make Pacific Explorer the perfect place to holiday.

Relax by day, enjoy great restaurants, bars and stage shows at night. There’s something for every member of the family.

When it comes to dining, you'll be spoilt for choice with 12 dining experiences all included in your cruise fare. Or treat yourself to something special at Luke's our amazing celebrity chef restaurant with Luke Mangan. Enjoy a mouth-watering signature burger at lunch or a delicious 3 course la carte dinner with the sunset. Or try our award winning pizza in 400 Gradi, in partnership with award-winning Melbourne chef Johnny Di Francesco.

Travel dates


Book your Cruise before 1 March 2022 and receive FREE onboard spending money per cabin!*

  • Inside and Outside cabins - up to $150 per cabin
  • Balcony, Mini-Suite and Suite cabins - up to $300 per cabin

28 Jan - 10 Feb 2023 - Departing Melbourne, Disembark Melbourne

  • Inside (IF) from $2,099 per person twin share*
  • Outside (OE4) from $2,779 per person twin share*
  • Balcony (BF) from $2,999 per person twin share*
  • Mini-Suite (MB4) from $4,399 per person twin share*
  • Suite (SV4) from $5,799 per person twin share*

*Pricing is subject to cabin availability and may fluctuate without notice at the cruise line's discretion. Please call 1300 414 198 for an up-to-the-moment quote on your preferred cabin and departure.

Other departure dates available:

  • 3 Feb 2023 - Sydney return
  • 11 Mar 2023 - Brisbane return
  • 13 Mar 2023 - Adelaide return
  • 20 Nov 2023 - Sydney return
  • 28 Jan 2024 - Melbourne return
  • 24 Feb 2024 - Brisbane return
  • 11 Mar 2024 - Adelaide return
  • 17 Mar 2024 - Sydney return


  • Day 1 - Depart Melbourne
  • Days 2 & 3 - Sea Day
  • Day 4 - Fiordland National Park (Scenic cruising)
  • Day 5 - Dunedin
  • Day 6 - Christchurch
  • Day 7 - Wellington
  • Day 8 - Napier
  • Day 9 - Tauranga
  • Day 10 - Auckland
  • Days 11 to 13 - Sea Days
  • Day 14 - Arrive Melbourne


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

P&O's Take me away sale ends 1 March 2022

P&O Cruise line plan is to restart operations with cruises for fully vaccinated guests and crew. Our planned vaccination-only policy aligns with Australian governments public statements linking society returning to normal once sufficient numbers of eligible Australians have been fully vaccinated. As of 27 August 2021, their protocols and policies are still in development and we recommend you check protocols and policies closure to your departure date.

A non-refundable AU$1 deposit per person is required at time of booking. A 2nd deposit which is the remainder of the standard adult deposit for all guests including children, is due as follows: Cruises between 1 Jul 22 & 31 Aug 22, 95 days prior to departure; cruises between 1 sep 22 & 31 oct 22, 150 days prior to departure; cruises between 1 nov 22 & 31 dec 22, 180 days prior to departure; cruises between 1 Jan 23 & 31 aug 23, 250 days prior to departure; and for cruises departing after 1 sep 23, 450 days prior to departure. For cruises departing between 2 Mar 2022 and 30 Jun 2022, remainder of deposit and final payment for cruise is due 75 days before departure. Standard cancellation and refunds conditions apply as per Booking Travel Conditions. Sailings departing on or before 30 June 22 and booked prior to 1 Mar 2022 are eligible for P&O Assurance. This fare also includes onboard spending money (OBC) and applies to the first 2 guests in the booking. OBC can't be used at the medical centre or casino. Any unused OBC expires at the end of the cruise & is not redeemable for cash. Not combinable with Go fare/short sales