Pacific Encounter

P&O Cruises

Pacific Encounter Cruise Schedule

10 Night Christmas Cruise
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Tuesday December 17, 2024


10 Night Discover Vanuatu
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Wednesday August 20, 2025

10 Night New Guinea Island Encounter
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Tuesday April 23, 2024
Wednesday June 5, 2024
Wednesday August 14, 2024
Wednesday October 16, 2024
Wednesday February 19, 2025
Tuesday April 29, 2025
Wednesday June 11, 2025


10 Night New Year's Eve Cruise
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Tuesday December 30, 2025

12 Night Fiji Adventure
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Monday May 13, 2024
Monday May 19, 2025


14 Night Bounty Adventure
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday July 13, 2024

14 Night Kiwi Adventure
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday March 1, 2025


3 Night 80's Themed Cruise
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday April 13, 2024
Saturday August 24, 2024
Saturday March 29, 2025
Saturday August 30, 2025

3 Night 90S
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday June 21, 2025

3 Night Aussie Classics
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday January 25, 2025
Saturday January 24, 2026

3 Night Comedy Cruise
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday April 20, 2024
Friday May 10, 2024
Saturday June 15, 2024
Saturday July 6, 2024
Saturday September 7, 2024
Saturday September 28, 2024
Saturday October 26, 2024
Saturday November 9, 2024
Saturday December 14, 2024
Friday December 27, 2024
Saturday March 15, 2025
Saturday April 19, 2025
Saturday April 26, 2025
Friday May 16, 2025
Saturday July 12, 2025
Saturday July 26, 2025
Saturday September 13, 2025
Saturday October 25, 2025
Saturday November 22, 2025
Saturday November 29, 2025
Friday December 12, 2025
Saturday December 27, 2025

3 Night Country
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday November 30, 2024

4 Night Country
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Tuesday July 29, 2025

4 Night Whitsundays Cruise
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Tuesday April 16, 2024
Saturday June 1, 2024
Tuesday June 18, 2024
Tuesday July 9, 2024
Saturday August 10, 2024
Tuesday August 27, 2024
Tuesday September 10, 2024
Tuesday October 1, 2024
Saturday October 12, 2024
Tuesday October 29, 2024
Tuesday November 12, 2024
Tuesday December 3, 2024
Tuesday January 7, 2025
Tuesday January 28, 2025
Saturday February 15, 2025
Tuesday March 18, 2025
Tuesday April 1, 2025
Tuesday April 22, 2025
Saturday June 7, 2025
Tuesday June 24, 2025
Tuesday July 15, 2025
Saturday August 16, 2025
Tuesday September 2, 2025
Tuesday September 16, 2025
Tuesday October 28, 2025
Tuesday November 25, 2025
Tuesday December 2, 2025
Monday December 15, 2025
Tuesday January 27, 2026

6 Night Barrier Reef Discovery
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday November 16, 2024
Saturday August 2, 2025
Saturday October 11, 2025
Saturday November 8, 2025
Saturday December 6, 2025

7 Night Barrier Reef Discovery
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday May 25, 2024
Saturday June 29, 2024
Saturday July 27, 2024
Saturday August 31, 2024
Saturday October 5, 2024
Saturday February 8, 2025
Saturday March 22, 2025
Saturday April 12, 2025
Saturday May 31, 2025
Saturday July 5, 2025
Saturday July 19, 2025
Saturday September 6, 2025
Saturday September 27, 2025
Saturday January 17, 2026

7 Night Conflict Islands Discovery
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday January 18, 2025

7 Night Melbourne Cup Carnival
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Saturday November 2, 2024

7 Night Pacific Island Hopper
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Friday May 3, 2024
Saturday June 22, 2024
Saturday August 3, 2024
Saturday September 14, 2024
Saturday September 21, 2024
Saturday December 7, 2024
Saturday January 11, 2025
Saturday February 1, 2025
Saturday April 5, 2025
Friday May 9, 2025
Saturday June 28, 2025
Saturday September 20, 2025
Saturday October 4, 2025

8 Night Christmas Cruise
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Friday December 19, 2025

8 Night New Guinea Island Encounter
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Friday November 14, 2025

8 Night New Year's Eve Cruise
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Monday December 30, 2024

8 Night Pacific Island Hopper
Pacific Encounter from Brisbane
Scheduled Departures:
Friday November 22, 2024
Friday August 8, 2025
Friday October 17, 2025
Friday January 9, 2026

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