Home Ports

Cruising from Australia & New Zealand

Enjoy cruises out of these fascinating coastal cities

Romance, family fun and great escapes begin and end in one of these unique home ports. From Aboriginal Dreamtime stories to New Zealand’s elaborate Māori tattoos, from cityscapes to breathtaking landscapes, each port possesses its own unique culture, lifestyle, excitement and charm.

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Sydney, Australia

Cruise from Sydney, Australia

The Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge are just two of the welcoming sights greeting you as you approach Australia’s oldest and largest city. Once you’re in town, visit the golden sands of Bondi Beach, travel to the Blue Mountains, or explore the historic Rocks district.

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Melbourne, Australia

Cruise from Melbourne, Australia

Stroll through Queen Victoria Market, a Melbourne institution since 1878, and pick up gourmet goods. For cutting-edge culture, food and shopping, Federation Square offers a city block full of galleries, restaurants and stores.

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Brisbane, Australia

Cruise from Brisbane, Australia

The gateway to the Gold and Sunshine Coasts, Brisbane is also a living museum dedicated to keeping its heritage alive with an abundance of 19th century buildings.

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Perth, Australia

Cruise from Perth (Fremantle), Australia

Western Australia’s capital is a cosmopolitan mix of high rises and colonial buildings, beautiful beaches and verdant parkland, as well as the mystical yellow quartz sand of the Pinnacles Desert.

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Auckland, New Zealand

Cruise from Auckland, New Zealand

From the ancient underground labyrinth known as the Waitomo Glowworm Caves to the helicopter rides over the city, Auckland is a city of breathtaking extremes.

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GETAWAYS

Getaways

Princess® Getaways, lasting two to five days, make it easy to rekindle a romance, bond with family and friends, or recharge and reconnect. These short sailings offer great value over a typical hotel holiday, with meals, accommodation and entertainment all included in your cruise fare – and there’s no charge for unlimited doses of relaxation!

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