P&O’s Pacific Dawn has emerged from a multi-million dollar makeover which includes new and exciting activities and facilities onboard.
She was dry-docked in Sydney for 10 days and the makeover included a facelift to the pool deck as well as a lick of fresh paint to the exterior including a blue stripe around the ship.
P&O’s new slogan, “Like No Place on Earth” has been painted across the ship’s stern.
One of the most exciting new additions to the ship’s itinerary is more adrenalin filled activities to the P&OEdge Adventure Park.
The activities include a funnel climb, bungy tramp, a Titanic moment and flying fox, the Dawn has also launched a ‘Walk the Plan’ which extends off the side of the top deck, a second flying fox and a Boulder Wall for sideways rock climbing.
The Dawn’s Asian-specialty restaurant, Luna now offers a new Japanese menu.
For the kids, there are new race car simulators on board.
Senior Vice President Tammy Marshall said it was an exciting time for the line.
“As the pioneers of cruising in Australia, “As the pioneers of cruising in Australia, we’re always looking at ways to take holidaying at sea to the next level,” she said.
“The new elements that have been added to Pacific Dawn mark the start of an exciting time of growth and change for P&O Cruises as we continue to evolve as a contemporary cruise brand that sets the trends for the local industry.”
Pacific Dawn will be home ported in Brisbane for the first time during the wave season.