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P&O Cruises Flagship Pacific Explorer Sails Into Tāmaki Makaurau For Inaugural Auckland Season

Friday, 30 June 2023, 7:43 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises’ Pacific Explorer is sailing into Waitematā Harbour this morning, offering New Zealanders amazing holidays that have it all, with the convenience of roundtrip cruising from Auckland for the next five months. P&O Cruises ... More >>

P&O Cruises Partners With Boundary Road Brewery To Create ‘Sweet As Brew’

Thursday, 29 June 2023, 11:44 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises is proud to announce their first P&O branded Kiwi beer, developed in partnership with iconic New Zealand brewers, Boundary Road Brewery. More than 600 entries were submitted in a competition to name the lager, with the ... More >>

P&O Cruises Announces Dates For ‘The Kiwi Big Laugh'

Friday, 14 June 2019, 10:27 am | P and O Cruises

Auckland, 12 June 2019 - Oh buoy! Shake your sea legs and get ready for some raucous laughter because P&O Cruises’ annual comedy festival at sea is back for a third time in 2020. More >>

First Ever Melbourne Cup Cruise from New Zealand

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 1:56 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises is stepping up the cruise pace in New Zealand, sailing on its first Melbourne Cup Carnival voyage from Auckland this November ahead of a record-breaking season in 2018. More >>

P&O’s Pacific Pearl arrives with Auckland Nines fans

Friday, 3 February 2017, 9:12 am | P and O Cruises

More than 1700 Nines supporters have sailed into Auckland this morning on P&O’s Pacific Pearl, marking the start of a four-month season of cruises from New Zealand which will contribute close to $20 million to the nation’s economy. More >>

New Zealand Farewells Pacific Pearl at end of Record Season

Thursday, 23 June 2016, 11:15 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises’ record New Zealand season has come to a close, with Pacific Pearl setting sail for Sydney today following an unprecedented five-month Auckland deployment. More >>

NZ Navy Trainees Practise Navigation by the Stars

Thursday, 28 April 2016, 12:23 pm | P and O Cruises

The ancient art of celestial navigation was revived on P&O Cruises’ Pacific Pearl recently, with the cruise line hosting Royal New Zealand Navy trainees during a cruise to Fiji from Auckland. More >>

P&O Cruises Celebrates First New Zealand Circumnavigation

Wednesday, 2 March 2016, 10:05 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises Celebrates First New Zealand Circumnavigation and Maiden Call to Stewart Island P&O Cruises’ Pacific Pearl will sail into history today as she sets off on the cruise line’s first circumnavigation of New Zealand, featuring ... More >>

P&O to launch record cruise season

Thursday, 4 February 2016, 2:09 pm | P and O Cruises

New Zealand’s burgeoning cruise industry is set to receive a huge boost with the arrival of P&O Cruises’ Pacific Pearl into Auckland today for the launch of the cruise line’s biggest ever New Zealand season, lasting a record five months. More >>

Party in Style with P&O Cruises’ New White Nights

Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 1:06 pm | P and O Cruises

Party time on P&O Cruises is about to take on a stylish new shade as the cruise line revamps its onboard entertainment program to include dazzling top deck white parties. More >>

Pacific Pearl Shines in Auckland

Wednesday, 8 April 2015, 2:15 pm | P and O Cruises

The first short break to Napier’s Art Deco Weekend, a rare cruise call to Stewart Island and an Easter food and wine voyage are among the highlights of P&O Cruises’ 2016-17 program which offers New Zealand holidaymakers the largest range of cruise ... More >>

Countdown is on to Five Ship Extravaganza

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 2:34 pm | P and O Cruises

One year out from its historic five ship spectacular in Sydney Harbour, P&O Cruises has revealed that entertainment across its expanded fleet will take a bold new direction with dreamlike party nights and innovative new offerings set to transform each ship ... More >>

Three Ships Sail One World in P&O Cruises Program

Monday, 1 September 2014, 2:05 pm | P and O Cruises

Three ships will take on the world in P&O Cruises World Cruising’s 2016 World Journeys Program, with Aurora, Arcadia and Oriana cruising a total of 90,000 nautical miles and visiting more than 20 countries including a maiden visit to New Zealand. More >>

P&O Cruises Announces Biggest Ever New Zealand Presence

Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 10:40 am | P and O Cruises

New Zealand’s growing cruise industry is set for a huge boost with P&O Cruises today announcing its biggest ever season of cruises from Auckland, in a move expected to inject close to $20 million into the local economy. More >>

P&O Cruises Inundated With Almost 20,000 Names for Latest Sh

Tuesday, 1 July 2014, 1:29 pm | P and O Cruises

From Abracadabra to Zenith, P&O Cruises has been overwhelmed with possible names for its two latest ships, with Australians and New Zealanders putting forward almost 20,000 suggestions in just one week. More >>

More Ships to Be Added to P&O Cruises Fleet

Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 2:20 pm | P and O Cruises

In its biggest ever single fleet expansion, P&O Cruises will welcome two more ships next year to make it the largest fleet of cruise ships home-ported year round in Australasia. More >>

V8 Racing Car Simulator has Pacific Pearl Passengers Revved

Tuesday, 9 April 2013, 12:48 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises’ passengers are in for the ride of their lives following the introduction of revolutionary new V8 Super Car racing simulators on superliner Pacific Pearl, being homeported in Auckland from 19 April to 24 June. More >>

Tantalising new flavour just a lick away

Thursday, 12 April 2012, 9:53 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises has announced an exciting new partnership with Kiwi-owned New Zealand Natural Premium Ice Cream that will see the two companies launch a tantalising new P&O Cruises ice cream flavour. More >>

Economic opportunity for South Pacific island communities

Tuesday, 6 September 2011, 9:23 am | P and O Cruises

Carnival Australia, which operates P&O Cruises and represents a number of other iconic international cruise brands, today welcomed initiatives that will help connect the growth of cruise ship visits to the South Pacific with economic opportunity for ... More >>

Hot 3-Day Sale to Celebrate Pacific Pearl's First Birthday

Friday, 26 August 2011, 10:25 am | P and O Cruises

Pacific Pearl, P&O Cruises' latest addition to its fleet, celebrates her first birthday in December and P&O is offering some great summer cruising deals in a 3-day sale starting today. More >>





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