Pacific Eden


8 of the best winter cruise itineraries

Want to beat the winter blues? While most of the ships have departed Australian waters until later this year, there are still cruises sailing from Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth if you want to escape […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 21 2017

Eden first to cruise from Cairns

P&O Cruises’ Pacific Eden has made history, becoming the first cruise ship ever to be based in Cairns. The 1500-guest ship, which set sail on her first roundtrip cruise from Cairns on Saturday, will call […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Sep 13 2016

Australia’s wave season – P&O makes bold statement

With the 2016/17 wave season about to start, cruise enthusiasts are about to see bigger and bolder ships sail in our waters. Of the lines that will be heading our way, P&O has made some […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Sep 2 2016

Pacific Eden makes its maiden call to Asia

The Pacific Eden arrived in Singapore over the weekend – the first time a P&O Cruise ship has ever visited the region. She will be spending a month in Asia where she will be doing […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Aug 1 2016

Sick ships: bad year after woman nearly dies

An 89 year old grandmother has come close to death after contracting salmonella onboard Cruise and Maritime Voyages’ Astor last month. Shirley Faulkin was one of 13 passengers who contracted the illness during the cruise, […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 15 2016

Australian illustrator Megan Hess sketches Pacific Eden

She shot to fame after illustrating Candace Bushnell’s best-selling novel Sex in the City in 2008 and went on to work with leading fashion designers and luxury brands around the world. Australian illustrator Megan Hess […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 22 2016

Pacific Eden’s maiden call to historic Portland

Just few months ago Pacific Eden was welcomed in Australia with a grand ceremony in Sydney. Kicking off 2016, P&O’s latest ship Pacific Eden continues to make news with maiden visits in regional ports of […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 14 2016

Cruise Passenger TV exclusive: Pacific Eden

Cruise Passenger brings you the third episode of Cruise Passenger TV with our contributing editor Lucy Jones. In this episode we take a tour of the Pacific Eden that sailed in Australia last month along […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Dec 11 2015

Pacific Aria and Pacific Eden in Singapore’s drydock

P&Os Pacific Aria and Pacific Eden are currently in Singapore undergoing refurbishments before they sail from Sydney Harbour in November. The double dry dock season is a first for P&O as the Australian cruise liner […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 31 2015

P&O announces new ship for Aussie waters

P&O has just announced a new ship will be entering Australian waters in 2017 – the Pacific Explorer will be joining Pacific Aria and Pacific Eden. The 2000 guest ship will offer an array of […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 26 2015

Jessica Mauboy and Kate Richie name P&Os latest ships

Two of Australia’s hottest celebrities – singer Jessica Mauboy and Home and Away’s Kate Richie will officially name P&O’s two newest ships, the Pacific Aria and Pacific Eden, via their personal Twitter accounts on November […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 13 2015