New Year's Eve Cruises

Ring in the New Year in fabulous, festive fashion onboard a New Year’s Eve cruise. Whether you’re living it up at a party at one of our many onboard bars or clubs or celebrating under the stars, our New Year’s Eve cruises promise to help you start the New Year with a bang.

Countdown till midnight with friends old and new, enjoy a quiet night in with a bottle of wine and your nearest and dearest, or get down on the dance floor and bust a move - there’s something for everyone onboard a P&O New Year’s cruise. No matter how you like to celebrate, you’re certain to have a good time and make memories you’ll cherish forever.

Better yet, the fun doesn’t start and stop on New Year’s Eve: With 60 cruise activities to try everyday and P&O Shore Tours at each of our beautiful cruise destinations, there’s plenty of fun to be had before and after the big day. At the end of your cruise holiday, you’ll return home feeling refreshed, re-energised, and ready to take on everything the New Year may bring.

Set sail on the winds of change

Bianco White Party on top deck

As the saying goes, how you spend New Year’s Eve is how you’re going to spend the rest of the year, so why not get started on the best possible note? Leave party planning, queuing for the fireworks, and cleaning up after guests in the past and start the New Year off right by booking into a New Year’s Eve cruise. From catering to cleaning up, our friendly crew will handle all the heavy lifting, so all you have to worry about is having the best time possible.

Luckily for you, our range of onboard experiences and selection of P&O Shore Tours makes it easier than ever to bring your dream holiday to life. Whether you’re enjoying another gorgeous sunset at sea, swimming through crystal-clear waters at one of our picture-perfect cruise destinations, or taking your pick of cruise activities and experiences onboard, you’re sure to sail into the New Year in style.

Discover incredible cruise destinations

From party animals to those who prefer some quiet rest and relaxation, P&O New Year’s Eve cruises have something for every kind of holidaymaker. Cruise from Melbourne and stop in at some of the best nature holiday destinations in the southern hemisphere, like Fiordland National Park, picturesque Dunedin, and foodie-friendly Wellington.

Alternatively, hop onboard a New Year’s Eve Cruise from Sydney or Brisbane and call into tropical paradise in the Pacific Islands. Adrenaline junkies will get their hearts racing in Port Vila, while history buffs and cultural connoisseurs will relish the opportunity to learn about fascinating island lifestyles and cultures in Lifou, Noumea, and the nearly untouched, aptly named Mystery Island.

Find a New Year’s Eve cruise

P&O New Year’s Eve cruises depart from Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane and sail for between 10 and 12 nights. As you make your way from one spectacular cruise destination to the next, you’ll make friends and memories to last a lifetime.

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