Weekend Getaways & Short Holiday Cruises

Short & Long Weekend Holiday Getaways

Discover A Relaxing Weekend Holiday With P&O

Our Short Break cruises are the easiest way to get away when time is limited. With short cruises between 2-4 nights long, all you have to do is place a booking, pack your bags and arrive at port. Everything else is on us. Start your holiday immediately and allow us to take care of the rest.

A P&O Weekend Cruise is the Ultimate Short Holiday Getaway

Discover new adventures in your own backyard, and explore Australia aboard a P&O Short Break cruise. P&O keeps the stress of booking a holiday to a minimum. That means no micromanaging or changing itineraries; make the booking, and we will take care of the rest!

Accommodation options for everyone!

Loads of inclusions in the price: No expensive surprises


Stress free travel

Unpack once and your holiday begins


Specialty Dining

Spectacular Shows

Comedy Club

Bars & Nightclubs


Adventure Park

Kids Clubs

Family Dining

Family Activities


Group Dining

Great Group Value

Group event packages

Group Facilities


More and More Aussies are cruising each year!

The Cruising industry continues to be the fastest-growing tourism sector in Australia.

During the 17-18 cruise season, almost 1.6 million passengers went through the Sydney cruise terminals alone.

Weekend Holiday Getaways over 2-4 nights:

Interested in other short holidays that are not confined to the weekend?

A P&O Short Break Cruise is the perfect getaway when time is precious. Book your escape with our massive range of short break cruises between 2-4 Nights, including our always popular comedy cruise aboard the Pacific Explorer. Love the big hair, pop-rock and disco? Then you'll want to join our 3-night 80's cruise. If you're more of an Elvis fan, then our Tribute to The King cruise is the one for you.

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