VIP Melbourne Cup 2019 cruising from Brisbane and Sydney

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Melbourne Cup 2019

Cruise to the race that stops the nation!

Melbourne Cup 2019 – Every November, Australia buzzes with excitement in anticipation of the Melbourne Cup. Whether you watch for the racing, the fashions or simply to enjoy a drink with friends, the Melbourne Cup has something for everyone. But why just watch it on TV when you can be right there to experience and enjoy it all!

These hugely popular cruises sell out every year – so now is the time to book! Many people love to bring friends and family so if you’d like to travel together planning ahead means you get the pick of locations aboard.

Giddy up!

Fare Inclusions

  • Onboard cruise accommodation
  • General admission to Flemington Racecourse
  • Return transfers from the ship to Flemington on the race day
  • Themed entertainment with racing personalities
  • Fashions at sea
  • Up to $100 onboard credit per room^

^terms and conditions apply – see below.

From Brisbane

1 night in Melbourne

Pacific Dawn
2 November 2019 – 7 nights
QUAD from $877* pp
TWIN from $1,849* pp
SOLO from $3,394*
Pacific Explorer
31 October 2020 – 7 nights
QUAD from $1,074* pp
TWIN from $1,849* pp
SOLO from $3,698*
Up to $200 onboard credit per cabin
Up to $200 onboard credit per cabin

From Sydney

2 nights in Melbourne

Pacific Explorer
2 November 2019 – 6 nights
QUAD from $889* pp
TWIN from $1,399* pp
SOLO from $2,840*
Pacific Adventure
31 October 2020 – 6 nights
QUAD from $1,212* pp
TWIN from $1,524* pp
SOLO from $3,048*
Up to $100 onboard credit per cabin
Up to $100 onboard credit per cabin

To enquire call 1300 766 537 or complete the form below

Melbourne Cup 2019

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Fares are cruise only, per person in AUD in a complete quad or twin room based on lead interior category, inclusive of all discounts, charges and taxes (which are subject to change). Campaign ends 26 Feb 2019 and is valid on select sailings. 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 for sailings between 1 Dec 2018 & 29 Dec 20. 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. #$1 deposits are non-refundable and deposit conditions differ from the standard P&O Booking and Travel Conditions. Pay AU$1 per person deposit upfront (for all passengers) followed by the remainder of the standard adult deposit amount to be paid as follows – for cruises departing between 24 June 2019 and 13 Aug 2019 the additional deposit is due 95 days prior to departure; for cruises departing between 20 Aug and 29 Nov 2019 the additional deposit is due 150 days prior to departure; for cruises departing between 30 Nov 2019 and 25 Jan 2020 the additional deposit is due 180 days prior to departure; for cruises departing between 28 Jan 2020 and 26 Aug 2020 the additional deposit is due 250 days prior to departure; for cruises departing between 4 Sep 2020 and 30 Dec 2020 the additional deposit is due 450 days prior to departure. Final payment for your cruise is due 75 days prior to departure. For cruises departing between 15 Feb and 21 Jun 2019 the AU$1 deposit is applicable if the date of booking is greater than 75 days before departure; final payment is then due 75 days before departure. Full payment is required for sailings booked within 75 days of departure. The additional deposit charged will be the remainder of the standard adult deposit for all passengers, including children. For bookings departing prior to 15 Feb 2019 $1 deposit does not apply, and full payment is required at time of booking. Other campaign promotions – onboard spending money - applies. Standard cancellation and refunds conditions apply as per Booking and Travel Conditions. ^Onboard Spending Money is per room and 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 medical centre or casino. †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. To be read in conjunction with the P&O Cruises Australia Booking and Passage Conditions available from your Travel Specialist which passengers will be bound by. Whilst all information is correct at time of publication, offers are subject to change or withdrawal.

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