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P&O Cruises Serves Up Fine Wine and Food at its Chef’s Table

Monday, 23 May 2011, 1:05 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises has introduced a new dining concept on its latest cruise ship Pacific Pearl – an exclusive Chef's Table in the ship's stunning Wine Room. The Chef's Table dinner will be offered up to three times on every Pacific Pearl cruise, with ... More >>

Take a Short break Cruise to the Bay of Islands

Monday, 23 May 2011, 12:24 pm | P and O Cruises

Cruise to the Bay of Islands in October onboard P&O Cruises' Pacific Dawn with a food and wine and comedy twist. More >>

P&O Cruises’ Pacific Pearl Returns to New Zealand

Wednesday, 16 March 2011, 11:15 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises has launched a range of new Pacific Pearl cruises from Auckland in the cruise line’s latest 2012-13 program release, including a 15-night voyage taking in the highlights of Australia’s East Coast. More >>

Fundraising Efforts Benefit Pike River Miners' Families

Thursday, 27 January 2011, 12:27 pm | P and O Cruises

The sale of P&O Cruises navigational charts in December, along with onboard donations, has raised more than NZ$6500 for the Pike River Miners’ Relief Fund Trust. The navigational charts, used by the Captain and deck officers during cruises throughout ... More >>

Thousands Celebrate as Pacific Pearl is Named

Wednesday, 22 December 2010, 12:29 pm | P and O Cruises

Thousands of people turned out in Auckland last night to celebrate the naming of P&O Cruises' latest addition to its fleet, the superliner Pacific Pearl. Queens Wharf was packed with people as P&O Cruises staged a huge Pacific Island Family Christmas ... More >>

Auckland: Photo Essay of the Blessing of the Pacific Pearl

Monday, 20 December 2010, 4:18 pm | P and O Cruises

Photo Essay of the Blessing of the Pacific Pearl Photographs by James Morgan ENDS More >>

Barbara Kendall to Officially Name Pacific Pearl Tomorrow

Monday, 20 December 2010, 10:33 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises' Pacific Pearl superliner will be officially named by godmother, triple Olympic medallist Barbara Kendall, in a spectacular ceremony tomorrow evening at Auckland's Queens Wharf. More >>

New Zealand’s First Superliner Arrives Tomorrow

Friday, 17 December 2010, 1:22 pm | P and O Cruises

Pacific Pearl - the latest addition to the P&O Cruises' fleet - is on schedule to make her debut in Auckland tomorrow at 7am when she will berth at Queens Wharf. The first superliner to be homeported in New Zealand, Pacific Pearl will arrive from ... More >>

P&O Cruises Boosts Local Suppliers and Bolsters NZ Economy

Friday, 10 December 2010, 9:51 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises has announced it will expand its New Zealand wine and food offerings, with the selection of eight new suppliers for its latest ship, Pacific Pearl, which will debut in Auckland this month. More >>

Pacific Pearl to Offer Cruises’ Largest Teen Centre at Sea

Thursday, 9 December 2010, 1:23 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises’ latest ship Pacific Pearl is promising fun for all the family – including teenagers – with the ship sporting the cruise line’s largest-ever teen centre, specifically designed for 11 to 17 year olds. More >>

Flags Fly Half Mast on P&O Cruises' Ships in NZ

Thursday, 2 December 2010, 3:10 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises' Pacific Jewel and Pacific Dawn arrived in Lyttelton and Tauranga ports early this morning flying New Zealand flags at half mast as a mark of respect for the Pike River tragedy where 29 miners lost their lives. More >>

A Pearl Begins to Form…

Friday, 19 November 2010, 10:10 am | P and O Cruises

Work is underway on the three-week dry dock of P&O Cruises' latest ship, with the multi-million dollar refurbishment set to transform the vessel into Pacific Pearl, the first-ever superliner to be based in New Zealand. More >>

Christmas Party on Queens Wharf

Monday, 15 November 2010, 11:48 am | P and O Cruises

Huge Pacific Island Christmas Party on Queens Wharf to launch Pacific Pearl P&O Cruises will hold a huge Pacific Island Family Christmas Festival on Auckland’s Queens Wharf on Tuesday December 21 to mark the launch of the first superliner to ... More >>

P&O Cruises Announces Pacific Pearl Captain

Tuesday, 26 October 2010, 4:20 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises has announced that Captain Charlie Carr will take the helm of its latest ship, Pacific Pearl. More >>

Pacific Pearl Popularity Leads To Extended Season

Thursday, 7 October 2010, 10:51 am | P and O Cruises

Due to popular demand, P&O Cruises announces the extension of Pacific Pearl’s 2012 summer season with the addition of a new 14-night roundtrip cruise to Australia from Auckland. More >>

Big Screen A Star Act for Pacific Pearl

Wednesday, 11 August 2010, 2:07 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises has announced that its latest superliner, Pacific Pearl, will feature a giant entertainment screen on its pool deck, giving passengers a great new way to enjoy their cruise holiday. More >>

MasterChef Cooks Up a Storm on Pacific Jewel

Monday, 24 May 2010, 1:12 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises turned up the heat on the talented contestants from Network Ten’s MasterChef Australia recently, challenging the show’s teams to cook for almost 2,000 passengers in their biggest ever challenge. More >>

Celebrating unsung community heroes

Tuesday, 6 April 2010, 3:05 pm | P and O Cruises

The annual search for New Zealand's most deserving unsung community heroes has begun again. More >>

P&O Cruises to Launch Superliner in Auckland

Friday, 16 October 2009, 12:29 pm | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises today announced it will launch its next superliner, Pacific Pearl, in Auckland in an historic move which recognises the growing popularity of cruising in New Zealand. More >>

P&O Cruises assists Samoan relief effort

Monday, 5 October 2009, 11:19 am | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises has assisted the Red Cross in relief efforts for earthquake and tsunami victims in the South Pacific by donating 740 pillows with the promise of mattresses, more pillows and hundreds of light bulbs to come. More >>