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Short Cruises from Sydney

Our Sydney cruises are very popular for long weekends, quick breaks or just when you feel the need to get away from it all. With Discounted rates you can sometimes get a short cruise for the price of a cheap flight. With food and accommodation inclusive, Cruises can be an economical choice!

Imagine sailing out of Sydney on a 2 or 3 day cruise to get away from the stresses of city life!

Cruise options available can include themed options such as P&O's Food & Wine Cruise, Mother's Day Cruises, and Melbourne Cup Cruises.

Long Weekend options can be very busy, so please ensure you allow enough lead time before booking. Last Minute options are also available at short notice and can sometimes be heavily reduced. Good Luck!

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With presentations from food and wine personalities you have the chance to find how to pick the best wines, or find out how cheese is matured. Departing from Sydney this quick cruise is a great introduction to cruise life.

Sydney Sampler Cruises

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Cruise out of Sydney to Melbourne or Hobart or simply do a Sydney Sampler Cruise departing Sydney Harbour and venturing up the Australian coastline

Melbourne Cup Cruises from Sydney

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The traditional Melbourne Cup cruise is a popular choice for avid cruise enthsiasts. Why not combine two of your favourite things in one holiday. Whether your favourite thing is horse racing and cruising, or socialising / wining / dining and cruising! What better way to experience the Melbourne cup than this brilliant cruise for that first Tuesday in November.

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Cruises from Sydney

Stay and play in one of the world’s most famous coastal cities.

Catch a wave at Bondi, shop ‘til you drop in the city or sip a long black in the vibrant inner west before a cruise from Sydney. Culturally diverse, Sydney offers plenty to explore, from art galleries and ancient Aboriginal culture, to iconic structures and a heady mix of cuisines. When cruising from Sydney’s deep-water port in the heart of the city, you can explore it all before or after your next Sydney cruise with Princess.

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New Zealand Cruises

Cruise from Sydney and head ‘across the ditch’ to New Zealand, Australia’s closest neighbour. Sample award-winning wines in Picton, discover rich Māori heritage in the Bay of Islands or explore Tolkien’s mythical Middle Earth. With Princess’ Across the Ditch program, sample the best of the region and immerse yourself in local culture on board any of our round-trip cruises from Sydney or one-way trips to Auckland.

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Australia Cruises

Cruising from Sydney allows you to explore the very best of Australia – including its rich culture and diverse landscape. Dive the Great Barrier Reef, browse Hobart’s Salamanca Markets or tantalise your tastebuds in the Barossa Valley and Margaret River wine regions. From bustling cities to deserted outback, coastal paradise to craggy peaks to lush rainforest, Australia is a land that has it all.

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Australia Seacations

One of the wonderful things about Australia is the fact that you don’t have to go far to see something new. If you’re short on time, short cruises from Sydney allow you to explore some of the country’s highlights. On 2 or 3-day cruises from Sydney, browse Melbourne’s boutique stores and laneways, see a koala at Brisbane’s Australia Zoo or kick back and relax on the Gold Coast.

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Papua New Guinea

Located off the north coast of Australia, the rugged paradise of Papua New Guinea is the perfect destination for those who want to head off the beaten track. On a cruise from Sydney, relax on Alotau’s immaculate white-sand beaches, or dive the Conflict Islands’ pristine reef system to uncover the intriguing marine life within. You’ll soon realize that Papua New Guinea is a place that’s not easily forgotten.

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Tasmania Cruises

Located just off Australia’s mainland, Tasmania offers plenty to explore on your next cruise from Sydney. Stroll through bustling Hobart and sample some of the local produce, then uncover the state’s history as a penal colony at Port Arthur. Trek Tassie’s wilderness on a hike of Cradle Mountain, or marvel at the beauty of Freycinet Peninsula. Whether on a short cruise getaway or a longer trip, Tasmania is simply a must-see.

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South America Cruises

From the balmy jungles of South America to the icy terrains of Antarctica, revel in the best of both worlds on a cruise from Sydney. In Puntarenas, learn how Starbucks coffee beans are harvested at the company’s only farm. Walk past pyramids in Huatulco, and uncover treasures of Mesoamerica. Or ascend to Corcovado Mountain and visit one of the new Seven Wonders of the World, the Christ the Redeemer statue.

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Tahiti & South Pacific Cruises

On cruises from Sydney, step into paradise as you uncover the mesmerising beauty of Tahiti and the islands of the South Pacific. Explore these dream destinations and bask in the crystal waters of Lemon Bay Beach in New Caledonia’s Noumea. Kayak within a secret oasis at Vanuatu’s Mystery Island, wander colourful markets in Fiji’s Lautoka or discover rich French Polynesian culture in Tahiti.

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Asia Cruises

Home to ancient civilizations and long-standing traditions, Asia welcomes you to explore age-old cultures. Learn the art of Thai dancing in Bangkok, navigate the Cu Chi tunnels in Ho Chi Minh City or discover 8,000-year-old history at the National Palace Museum in Taipei. Between the landmarks and local connections, experience a sensory experience unlike any other on a cruise from Sydney to Asia.

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What You Need to Know About Cruises from Sydney

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Sydney at a Glance

  • Language : English
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  • Time Zone : Australian Eastern Time (AET)
  • Docking : Your cruise from Sydney docks at White Bay Cruise Terminal or the Overseas Passenger Terminal (Circular Quay West).
  • Attire : Opt for shorts and t-shirts during the hot and humid summer months (December to February) and long pants and sweaters in the cooler months of winter (June to August).
  • Transportation : Public transport makes Sydney easy to get around, thanks to its ferries, buses, trains and light rail. Driving in the city is not recommended, especially during peak hour, due to high density traffic.

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Things to Do in Sydney

Whether taking a short cruise from Sydney or a world tour, there’s plenty to explore in the city before or after your cruise. Foodies can indulge in diverse cuisines, while history and nature lovers can find hidden gems at every turn. Climb the Harbour Bridge, tour the Opera House or wander the Royal Botanic Gardens. Outside the city, cool off at Manly Beach, hike the Blue Mountains or catch a game at Sydney Cricket Ground.

Ships That Cruise from Sydney

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Royal Princess®

Possibilities are endless aboard Royal Princess®, the newest class and our core ship that cruises from Sydney. Savor international cuisine by day and then enjoy late-night game shows with fellow guests.

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Majestic Princess®

From French fare and yum cha delights to the Hollywood-style pool club and private karaoke suites, you’ll feel like an international superstar on your cruise from Sydney aboard Majestic Princess®.

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On a cruise from Sydney, you can enjoy best-in-class service and expertly crafted activities on board Grand Princess® , Coral Princess® and more!

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Let Princess pick you up from the airport and take you directly to your ship or hotel when you arrive, even if you didn't book your airfare through us. A uniformed Princess representative meets you at the airport after you've retrieved your luggage and transports you directly to your ship or hotel without you having to worry about the logistics of navigating a new city.

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Cruise Plus Hotel Packages

Stay longer and relax.

Extend your cruise vacation, and simplify your travel plans with a hotel stay at the beginning or end of your cruise in Sydney. With a Cruise Plus Hotel Package, a Princess representative meets you at the airport and pier, transporting you to and from your hotel. The package includes the cost of your hotel stay, transportation, luggage handling and the services of the representative.

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Cruises from Sydney

Cruise from Sydney Harbour, Australia's most dazzling gateway! P&O offers cruises departing from the sparkling Circular Quay or White Bay Cruise Terminal in Rozelle. Cruise from Sydney and visit the vibrant Great Barrier Reef, island hop your way through the South Pacific, explore New Zealand and much more.

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Distance to/from Sydney CBD: near Balmain 5km/ 10min drive from the city centre Distance to/from Sydney Airport: 10km/30min drive from Domestic/ International Terminal

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P&O has been bringing people together on unique cruise holidays for over 90 years. Here are a few reasons to book a cruise from Sydney with P&O:

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Before departure, unlock the vibrant soul of Sydney with thrilling pre-cruise experiences. From breathtaking scenery to iconic landmarks, this city is absolutely captivating. Here’s what to do in Sydney before you cruise:

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For nearly 90 years, P&O Cruises has been Australia's guide to the wonders of the South Pacific. We've built lasting partnerships with Pacific Island communities to deliver incredible experiences and ensure a sustainable future for guests and locals alike. Dive into Fiji's turquoise waters, Vanuatu's vibrant traditions, the Solomon Islands’ fascinating history, or New Caledonia's French charm with our Pacific Island cruises from Sydney.

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New Zealand Cruises From Sydney

New Zealand, our closest neighbour, beckons with breath-taking landscapes, thrilling adventures, and a unique Kiwi charm. Think wine and cheese, dolphin encounters, adrenaline rushes, and more. P&O offers incredible cruises that highlight the best of this spectacular country, making it easier than ever to experience the Kiwi way of life.

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Australian Cruises From Sydney

Explore the Great Barrier Reef's technicolour coral gardens, kayak with playful dolphins at Tangalooma-Moreton, or enjoy Eden's coastal charm. P&O Cruises whisks you to Tasmania's untamed beauty, Melbourne's laneway art and coffee scene, and beyond. Short Break and Main Event cruises let you choose your adventure, be it a Whitsunday escape or the thrill of the Australian Open. Discover why Aussie cruise destinations from Sydney are more than a holiday, they’re a homecoming.

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Relax and unwind on a luxury cruise

Short cruises from Sydney make for an unforgettable getaway. Sail out of Sydney Harbour in style and admire the city’s magnificent skyline from the deck of the luxurious Celebrity Edge. You’ll have a full day in either Hobart or Eden to enjoy activities ashore. Hobart’s bustling waterfront and world-class art galleries beckon, while from Eden, you could hike or kayak, admiring the rugged shoreline of the Sapphire Coast, or spot wildlife in the national parks.

On board, spend your time relaxing by the pool, unwinding in The Spa, and admiring the endless views of the sparkling Pacific from the Magic Carpet®, a floating platform cantilevered over the side of the ship. Elevate your cruise experience with a stay at The Retreat®, where you’ll enjoy an exclusive sundeck and elegant lounge. 

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Eden lies on the Sapphire Coast, with more than 150 beaches to choose from. Or you can explore its untamed hinterland to spot kangaroos, koalas, wallabies, and hundreds of species of birds on a guided bush walk. Cruise the pristine shoreline of Twofold Bay, and learn about the town’s whaling heritage, which today is focused on conservation. Don’t miss a chance to sample the tasty Sydney rock oysters that are farmed in the pristine estuaries here.

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Tasmania’s capital has built a reputation for its gastronomy and exciting art scene. Taste locally produced cheeses, honey, wine, and craft beers at one of the farmers’ markets, and explore the pubs along the historic waterfront. For the finest Aboriginal art, head to Art Mob in the city. Or visit the impressive Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), which is carved out of ancient sandstone. For hiking and cycling, head up Mount Wellington, where you’ll be rewarded with  sweeping views.

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Circular Quay is the perfect place to start exploring Sydney. You can find the Opera House here and Harbour Bridge is within walking distance. Stride into one of the many walking and pub tours that leave from here. Just 20 minutes away, you can stretch your legs on the iconic Harbour Bridge walk, the first of its kind in the world.

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People enjoying Manly beach in Sydney, Australia

Bondi Beach gets all the attention, but Manly Beach in the Northern Beaches is a bit more local. The Corso is lined with shops and restaurants, including local favourite, Hugo's. If surfing is your thing, this is the place to be. The walk from Spit Bridge to Manly is a fantastic way to soak in the city's coastline.

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Hop on the ferry or one of the regular buses that go to Watsons Bay to enjoy the scenic hike around South Head. During your journey, you'll enjoy views of Sydney Harbour, North Head, the historic Hornby Lighthouse and, of course, the sapphire-blue Pacific Ocean. The Gap offers breathtaking views of the sea from the rocky cliffside.

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With all the water surrounding you, it's no surprise that seafood takes centre stage on many plates in the city. Head to Sydney Fish Market for giant Sydney Rock oysters or classic fish and ships. Stop into a local pie shop for a traditional Australian meat pie, or explore Sydney's international side with udon or ramen noodles at a Japanese noodle bar, or seek out prawn dumplings in Chinatown.

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Annual inflation slows to 3.6 per cent as higher than expected price rise in March quarter rules out early rate cut hopes

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Inflation has come in higher than expected during the March quarter, dampening expectations of interest rate cuts later in the year.

The latest Consumer Price Index data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed prices increased by 1 per cent during the March quarter, leaving the annual inflation rate at 3.6 per cent.

Economists had expected inflation to increase by 0.8 per cent in the March quarter, and by 3.5 per cent annually.

Despite prices increasing by 1 per cent during the first three months of the year, the ABS's head of price statistics, Michele Marquardt, said annual inflation is continuing to fall from its peak in 2022.

"While prices continued to rise for most goods and services, annual CPI inflation was down from 4.1 per cent last quarter and has fallen from the peak of 7.8 per cent in December 2022," she said.

Although inflation is moderating, Wednesday's data has reduced the likelihood of the Reserve Bank of Australia cutting interest rates later this year.

"We still think that the next move from the RBA will be a cut rather than a hike, we know that the current cash rate is in restrictive territory, but we also think that activity will start to improve this year as well," said Catherine Birch, a senior economist at ANZ.

"You can't write off the possibility of the next move being a hike rather than a cut, but we think it's a low possibility at this stage."

AMP deputy chief economist Diana Mousina agrees that the data for the March quarter has effectively ruled out rate cuts in the coming months.

"This inflation data will certainly renew some of that debate around whether we actually need to see higher interest rates," Ms Mousina said.

"We don't think we will see a further rate hike from here, I just don't think it's necessary, but the quarterly inflation data does mean that the risk of a near-term rate cut has absolutely disappeared."

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Rising insurance premiums and childcare fees 

The ABS data showed that education, health, housing and food were the "most significant" contributors to the increase during the March quarter, with the quarterly rise in housing mostly driven by rents and new homes purchased by owner-occupiers.

Insurance premiums rose by 16.4 per cent annually — making it the strongest annual increase in 23 years.

Childcare prices also rose by 3.9 per cent in the March quarter, with Commonwealth Bank economist Stephen Wu noting "the increase in childcare subsidies only has a temporary impact on households' out-of-pocket expenses because of subsequent fee increases".

"Fee increases over the past two quarters have been large and have halved the benefit from higher subsidies introduced just six months ago," he said.

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Wednesday's data also showed pharmaceutical products had increased by 7.1 per cent in the first three months of the year, which the ABS attributed to the annual resetting of the Medicare Safety Net and Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme on January 1.

"While pharmaceuticals normally rise solidly in the March quarter and subsequently fall over the following quarters, this was the largest increase in more than a decade," Mr Wu said.

Recreation and culture prices also declined by 0.1 per cent in the March quarter, and were essentially flat over the year.

Meanwhile, underlying inflation, which is the Reserve Bank of Australia's preferred measure of inflation, was 4 per cent over the past year — down from 4.2 per cent in the December quarter.

Although prices are moderating in some categories and falling in others, Ms Birch said the RBA would be particularly concerned by an uptick in services inflation.

"What's quite concerning is that services inflation has actually accelerated on a quarterly basis and non-tradeables inflation (including rents, education and insurance) is still running too high as well, and they will certainly be in focus for the RBA," she said.

When will rates start being cut?

Callam Pickering, economist at global job site Indeed, said Wednesday's data is proof that inflation remains a key challenge for the economy.

"While inflation is coming down, consumer prices rose faster in early 2024 than anticipated, it's a sobering reminder that the battle against inflation isn't yet won," he said.

"These figures suggest that inflation may be above the RBA's inflation expectations by mid-year, which reduces the probability of a rate cut this year.

"In their February Statement on Monetary Policy, the RBA expected headline inflation to be 3.3 per cent by mid-year but following the March figures it's difficult to see that being achieved."

Westpac chief economist and former RBA assistant governor Luci Ellis expects the central bank will keep biding its time and leave rates unchanged at its meeting in May.

"We ... do not expect any change to the messaging about not ruling anything in or out for another few months," she said.

"Given the slower progress on disinflation this quarter ... we now expect the first rate cut to occur after the November meeting, rather than September as previously expected."

Two  women walk past the Reserve Bank of Australia headquarters, with the building's name prominent in the background.

However, chief economist at IMF, Alex Joiner, said the data went against the central bank's assertion in March that inflation had been coming in "broadly as expected" and makes "late year rate cuts even more uncertain".

"While inflation moving towards the RBA's target is positive, it does not solve the cost of living concerns impacting the consumer," he said.

"Inflation is cumulative. Prices, as measured by the CPI, are up 20.4 per cent since mid 2019 and it will take a prolonged period of real wage growth before households feel at all comfortable with what is a permanently higher average price level."

Cost-of-living challenges in focus ahead of budget

The higher-than-expected increase to consumer prices in the March quarter comes as Treasurer Jim Chalmers finalises the upcoming federal budget ahead of its delivery on May 14.

Mr Chalmers said while Wednesday's figures showed the economy was making "progress" against inflation, the annual rate of 3.6 per cent was "still too high".

"It is encouraging to see inflation continue to ease in our economy, particularly when it is ticking up in other parts of the world and at a time of heightened global uncertainty, made worse by the recent escalation of the conflict in the Middle East," he said.

"The impact of these global factors and the shifting balance of risks from inflation to growth are key considerations as we finalise the budget over the coming weeks."

Jim Chalmers at a press conference with his mouth closed.

Mr Chalmers reiterated that the upcoming budget would "seek to balance the ongoing fight against inflation with the need to gear our economy for growth".

Shadow Treasurer Angus Taylor said Wednesday's consumer price data showed inflation was "too high", and accused the government of not "taking inflation seriously" with three weeks to go before handing down the federal budget.

However, Mr Chalmers signalled the upcoming stage 3 tax cuts, due to come into effect on July 1, would provide cost-of-living relief for households, and did not rule out the possibility of additional measures in the budget.

"We will consider additional help on top of that if it's affordable, if it's responsible and if it helps take some of the edge off inflation in our economy," he said.

But the looming stage 3 tax cuts pose a risk to inflation and the RBA's rate cut timeline, according to Moody's Analytics economist Harry Murphy Cruise.

"Those tax cuts will add money to the economy at the same time the RBA is trying to take it out," he said.

"What's more, a chunk of progress on inflation has come from temporary government rebates that will eventually unwind.

"Those aren't deal-breakers for the RBA, but they will delay rate cuts.

"We had expected the first rate cut to come in September. Increasingly, it's looking like we'll have to wait until November."

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