Australia Cruises 2018 - 2019

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A cruise from Australia is the best way to discover the breathtaking coastlines, exciting cities, unique landscapes and vibrant cultures of the Land Down Under. Blessed with an incomparable natural beauty, great weather, the world’s best beaches and a contagiously relaxed atmosphere, Australia mesmerizes locals and international tourists alike.

Begin your Australian cruise from Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne or Perth and sail locally or to exotic destinations in Asia like Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam or Hong Kong; tropical South Pacific destinations like Fiji, Vanuatu or New Caledonia; or New Zealand and its stunning Fjordland National Park. Australia is also a popular departure point for long distance cruises to America, Africa or the Middle East. A cruise from Australia is not short of spectacular shore excursion opportunities – explore deserts, snorkel the spectacular Great Barrier Reef, discover remote islands and wander exciting cities. There is something for everyone aboard an Australian cruise!

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Experts Tips for cruising in Australia
Our Recommendations
  Last Minute Cruises
Discovering Vanuatu Brisbane Return
Discovering Vanuatu Brisbane Return
8 Nights with the Pacific Aria
p.p.from AU$ 750
Pacific Scenery from Brisbane
Pacific Scenery from Brisbane
3 Nights with the Pacific Dawn
 September 2018 - September 2018
p.p.from AU$ 449
Food and Wine Cruise Brisbane Return
Food and Wine Cruise Brisbane Return
3 Nights with the Pacific Jewel
p.p.from AU$ 533
Whitsundays Cruise Brisbane Roundtrip
Whitsundays Cruise Brisbane Roundtrip
4 Nights with the Pacific Aria
p.p.from AU$ 499
Whitsundays Break Brisbane Return
Whitsundays Break Brisbane Return
4 Nights with the Pacific Dawn
p.p.from AU$ 430
  Cruises from Brisbane
Tasmania with Brisbane Return
Tasmania with Brisbane Return
10 Nights with the Sea Princess
p.p.from AU$ 1750
Melbourne Cruise Brisbane Return
Melbourne Cruise Brisbane Return
7 Nights with the Pacific Dawn
 November 2018 - November 2019
p.p.from AU$ 965
Great Barrier Reef Discovery Brisbane Return
Great Barrier Reef Discovery Brisbane Return
7 Nights with the Pacific Jewel
 September 2018 - April 2020
p.p.from AU$ 743
Queensland Cruise with Brisbane Return
Queensland Cruise with Brisbane Return
7 Nights with the Sea Princess
p.p.from AU$ 1300
Quest to Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef
Quest to Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef
7 Nights with the Sea Princess
 December 2018 - February 2020
p.p.from AU$ 1105
  Cruises from Sydney
Barrier Reef Discovery Sydney Return
Barrier Reef Discovery Sydney Return
10 Nights with the Pacific Aria
p.p.from AU$ 1567
6 day cruise with the Ovation of the Seas to Sydney
6 day cruise with the Ovation of the Seas to Sydney
5 Nights with the Ovation of the Seas
p.p.from AU$ 1498
Spirit of Tasmania
Spirit of Tasmania
6 Nights with the Majestic Princess
p.p.from AU$ 1445
Queensland Discovery Sydney Return
Queensland Discovery Sydney Return
10 Nights with the Sun Princess
 February 2019 - April 2020
p.p.from AU$ 1600
Tasmania Cruise Sydney Return
Tasmania Cruise Sydney Return
8 Nights with the Majestic Princess
 December 2019 - February 2020
p.p.from AU$ 1699
Our Recommendations
Cruise with Royal Caribbean from Sydney
Step on-board the Explorer of the Seas as she takes you from Sydney to Queensland and home again. Go on a tour of the beautiful glistening emerald ocean around Airlie Beach and see the Great Barrier Reef up close, some of the most popular spots include Bicentennial Walkway and Airlie Beach Lagoon - the perfect place to sit by the sea with a drink in your hand.
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Enjoy an exquisite dining experience at the signature steakhouse 'Chops Grille' with Royal Caribbean

  • Sydney - Sydney
  • Australia
  • 01.02.2019

from AU$ 948
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A Taste of Tasmania Melbourne Roundtrip
This 5 day cruise with P&O is perfect for those who want to pack heaps into a few days. See all that Tasmania has to offer all on-board the Pacific Jewel as you visit 3 ports around the island. Visit the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, take a hike up Mount Wellington and check out the stunning views of Hobart city.
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Plan a day out and evening in Melbourne - Australia's most cultured city.

  • Melbourne - Melbourne
  • Australia
  • February 2019 - March 2019

from AU$ 609
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Southern Delights
Take a short, 4-night cruise on-board Cunard's popular Queen Elizabeth. You will leave from Perth, visit Margaret River and finish up in Adelaide, having had an additional two sea days giving you the chance to explore the ship. Relax on the tranquil beaches of Busselton and soak up the sun.
Our advice:
This is perfect for anyone looking for a budget-friendly, brief getaway with minimal fuss. With a wide range of dining options on-board the Queen Elizabeth, you quite literally have the option to try a new restaurant every night!

  • Perth (Fremantle) - Adelaide
  • Australia
  • 04.02.2019

from AU$ 1149
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Ports in AustraliaTop Ports in Australia
Sydney, Australiafrom
AU$ 284

Sydney is the capital of the state of New South Wales and is the largest city in Australia. The city is one of the most important tourism destinations in Australia, with iconic sights such as Sydney harbour and Opera House. Sydney is also home to the world-famous Bondi beach. Sydney also has an extensive arts and cultural scene with numerous galleries such as the Art Gallery of NSW offering impressive artistic displays. Sydney also has an extensive public transport system, ensuring that accessibilty will not be an issue for visitors to the city.

Highlights of Sydney
  • Soak up the Australian sunshine at at the world famous Bondi Beach
  • Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge to enjoy breath-taking views of the city
  • Sample one of the many shows on offer at the Iconic Sydney Opera House
Brisbane, Australiafrom
AU$ 284

Brisbane is the capital of the sunshine state, Queensland. Brisbane is surrounded by the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast. The perfect way to view this scenic city is from the Kangaroo Point cliffs, where you can expect a panoramic view of the skyline. Brisbane is also a gateway to many stunning locations like Moreton Island and Noosa. Brisbane is divided into a number of suburbs, each with it's own unique vibe. In this modern and vibrant city you are sure to find numerous ways to discover the city, from a stroll through the entertaining South Bank to a paddle down the Brisbane River, perfect for all visitors.

Highlights of Brisbane
  • Tour the city on the famous CityCat ferries
  • Climb Story Bridge for an amazing way to witness the city
  • Shop till you drop with over 1000 different stores, making Brisbane Queensland shopping capital
Melbourne, Australiafrom
AU$ 288

Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia with over 4.4 million people calling it home. The city is an eclectic mix of stlye, dining and sport, making it an ideal place to visit and soak in the culture. The City Circle Tram loop will take you around the city to attractions like the Royal Botanical Gardens and the Healesville sanctuary. Taking a stroll through Melbourne's cobbled laneways will lead you to an array of cafes, coffee shops and unique shopping boutiques, the perfect way to discover the laid-back city.

Highlights of Melbourne
  • Try some Australian wine on a wine tour and tasting
  • Witness the natural beauty of the Port Campbell National Park for yourself
  • Catch a movie at the Monnlight Cinema at the Royal Botanic Gardens throughout the Summer
Darwin, Australiafrom
AU$ 1362

Darwin is located on Australia's Northern coast and is an ideal location for outdoor exploring. The Kakadu National Park is very close to the city and is known for it's natural beauty and extraordinary animals. In the city, the mix of cultures culminates in a large number of vibrant outdoor festivals and markets such as the Mindl Beach Market at Sunset, where you can enjoy many delicious local dishes and crafts. Innovative museums and galleries are the perfect way to discover the region's history and indigenous cultures.

Highlights of Darwin
  • Soak up the beautiful scenery and weather at Mindil Beach
  • Learn more about the history of the region at the museum of the Northern Territory
  • Feed crocodiles at Crocosaurus Cove
Cairns, Australiafrom
AU$ 809

Cairns is located in the north of Queensland, Australia. The city is known particularly for being in close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, the longest coral reef in the world, also listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Daintree tropical forest which is the oldest of it's kind in the world is also only a short distance away. The city itself boasts a laid-back lifestyle with a buzzing social scene evident through the presence of numerous cafés, clubs and restaurants. There are also a number of fantastic tourism resorts, adding to the reputation of Cairns as an Australian tourism hotspot.

Highlights of Cairns
  • Scuba dive along the Great Barrier Reef
  • Enjoy a swim and picnic at Cairns Esplanade boardwalk and lagoon
  • Visit Cape Tribulation, the only place worldwide where two World Heritage sites meet
Adelaide, Australiafrom
AU$ 332

Adelaide lies on the coast of South Australia and is known the wines produced in the region. The city is full of reminders of its history, from the colonial architecture to the museums of the North Terrace. You are always close to nature in Adelaide, and you can choose to swim with dolphins in Glenelg, explore the picturesque villages in the Adelaide hills or even just relax in the spacious green parklands. With a wide-range of festivals such as Adelaide Fringe and an emerging arts scene; Adelaide is quickly earning a reputation for itself as an Australian cultural hotspot

Highlights of Adelaide
  • Explore the extensive range of hidden eateries located along Adelaide's side streets
  • Visit the magnificent Adelaide Botanic Garden
  • Take a trip to wineries in Barossa Valley and Clare Valley
Australia Nestled in Oceania, Australia, along with the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands, holds the title as the world’s sixth-largest country and 12th largest economy. With diverse landscapes, sundrenched beaches, beautiful harbours, cosmopolitan cities and more, an Australian cruise inspires and excites. CruiseAway offers terrific luxury cruises to all the most sought-after destinations in Australia, and also offers customers the unique chance to explore more remote landscapes with virtually untouched landscapes and exotic wildlife.

Ports in Australia


Experience the natural beauty of Sydney, the capital of New South Wales and Australia’s famous harbour city. Lose yourself in this bustling city and view its impressive architecture which dates back over a 200-year history. The perfect mixture of old and new, Sydney is truly unique in that the city is not characterised by any one architectural style. Visited every year by millions of people from all corners of the world, Sydney Opera House is one of the city’s most popular tourist destinations. This shell-shaped, multi-purpose venue houses a recording studio, eateries, bars, cafés and retail outlets. It also facilitates over 1,500 performances each year. For a terrific cultural experience, join the city in celebrating dynamic events which are held throughout the year, from the world class New Year’s Eve fireworks display to the colourful Mardi Gras! Meanwhile you can explore Sydney’s most famous coastal beaches which include Bondi, Palm Beach and Bronte. The superior Gold Coast is on Sydney’s doorstep just waiting to be explored. One of the best options from Sydney is to take one of the number cruises to New Zealand and particular Milford Sound. With its location close to Australia, and the beautiful landscape, now is the time to cruise NZ.


For a wide range of eclectic bars, an ever-evolving retail industry and cultural diversity look no further than Melbourne, Australia’s “melting pot” city. Melbourne offers holiday-makers the chance of a unique Australian sightseeing experience. The discovery of gold in the 19th Century and a subsequent gold rush all contributed to Melbourne’s thriving economy. The city’s past and present merge together in a perfect harmony, with old Victorian buildings alongside towering sky scrapers. Delve into Melbourne’s engaging past and sample the delights the city’s varied museums. The Old Melbourne Gaol is one of Melbourne’s oldest surviving buildings and a sight where some of the Australia’s most infamous criminals were held.


With its friendly locals and modern vibrant atmosphere, Brisbane’s a city full of life. Under the Queensland sun you can enjoy the beautiful open spaces that Brisbane has to offer. If its walking down the South Bank while enjoying a coffee from one of the excellent cafes or indulging in some of the best shopping in Australia along the streets of The City. Brisbane is the place to be.

Perth - Fremantle

Fremantle is the port city 30 minutes from Perth where you will arrival or depart the city. With its mix of alternative and arty types Fremantle has a feeling like no other. If you’re there a few days before you depart or it’s a short stop over on your cruise you will not be disappointed. If you’re after a ‘true’ Fremantle dining and entertainment experience, then look no further than ‘Cappuccino Strip’. This consists of Wray Avenue and South Terrace with its lively cafes and some of the best amber ales in Australia from the micro-breweries in the area. Whatever you decide to do in Fremantle you won’t be disappointed.

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