Tagged: P&O Cruises Australia

P&O Australia on Track for Delivery of 2 Ships

Pacific Encounter  (Ex Star Princess)The President of P&O Cruises Australia Sture Myrmell has announced that the cruise line is on track with the delivery of the Pacific Adventure (former Golden Princess) and Pacific Encounter (former Star Princess). The two ships are expected to join the Pacific Explorer in the first half of 2021. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Princess Cruises Advances Transition of Golden Princess and Star Princess to Sister Company P&O Cruises Australia

Golden Princess / Pacific Adventure (Courtesy Princess Cruises)Princess Cruises today confirmed the official transfer of Golden Princess and the accelerated transition of Star Princess to P&O Cruises Australia. Previously announced in 2018, the two vessels will now debut as Pacific Adventure (Golden Princess) and Pacific Encounter (Star Princess) anticipated to sail in 2021. (more…)

Pacific Aria Sold; Leaving P&O Australia Fleet

The Pacific AriaP&O Cruises Australia has announced the Pacific Aria has officially been sold, and will leave the fleet immediately, as opposed to her scheduled departure early next year. The ship was poised to go to Cruise & Maritime Voyages, but following the collapse of the British brand, Carnival Corporation has found a new buyer for the 1994-built ship. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

P&O Cruises Australia, Carnival Cruise Line and Princess Cruises extend Australia, New Zealand suspension to December

Carnival Spirit at SydneyDue to the continued progression of COVID-19 and related decisions of various governments, health authorities, and airlines regarding travel restrictions, Princess Cruises is extending its pause in cruise operations in Australia through December 12, 2020 which includes cruises throughout Australia and New Zealand. (more…)

New Chief Information Officer Named for Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, P&O Cruises Australia and Carnival Australia

Marshall Lancaster Named for Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn and P&O Cruises Australia and Carnival AustraliaMarshall Lancaster has been appointed as chief information officer for the professional services division supporting Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Seabourn, P&O Cruises Australia and Carnival Australia. In this role, Marshall will oversee the entire information technology portfolio for these four cruise brands. (more…)

Three Carnival Australia Brand Ships Take 6000 Guests to Melbourne Cup as Biggest Single Contingent of Cup Fans Heads for Flemington

Carnival Spirit at SydneyThree Carnival Australia-brand ships today (Nov.5) delivered 6000 guests to the Melbourne Cup on cruises featuring body positive model Fiona Falkiner, media personality Deborah Hutton, two Melbourne Cup-winning jockeys, Jim Cassidy and John Letts, and other racing luminaries. (more…)

QRL partners with P&O Cruises Australia

P&O Cruises Australia (Logo) The Queensland Rugby League is thrilled to welcome P&O Cruises Australia as the Major Partner of its expanding Maroon Membership program for the next two years. The partnership brings together two of the state’s favourite pastimes – State of Origin rugby league and South Pacific cruising – to create unique and rewarding fan experiences for Queenslanders. (etbtravelnews.global)

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Jalesh Takes Delivery of Karnika

Pacific Jewel, in this image moored at SydneyJalesh Cruises has taken delivery of the Karnika in Singapore as the vessel wrapped up her P&O Australia career as the Pacific Jewel. The vessel, which is the first in the fleet of the multi-destination cruise line Jalesh Cruises, will reach Mumbai on April 17 and be named on April 19. (cruiseindustrynews.com)