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Short Cruises & Mini Breaks

Short Cruises and Mini Breaks

Book short cruises or mini breaks with Cruise1st Australia and enjoy huge savings on a range of incredible itineraries. With thousands of exclusive offers and massive deals to choose from, we’ve got the perfect cruise to suit you.

With so many great value cruises and late deals to choose from, you might struggle to narrow down our great selection to just one. Check out our top short cruise deals below, 2019 cruises or use the search bar to the left to discover even more of our discount cruise deals. Need advice? Pick up the phone and give one of our friendly cruise consultants a call today.

Short cruises departing in 2019-20:


Our Best Short Cruise Deals


4nt - Tasmania from Sydney
Carnival Splendor, 23rd Jan 21, 4 nights
from only
A$749pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler from Sydney
Carnival Splendor, 5th Feb 21, 3 nights
from only
A$499pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler from Sydney
Carnival Splendor, 12th Mar 21, 3 nights
from only
A$499pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler from Sydney
Carnival Splendor, 7th May 21, 3 nights
from only
A$499pp
4nt - Moreton Island from Sydney
Carnival Splendor, 27th May 21, 4 nights
from only
A$599pp
4nt - Moreton Island from Sydney
Carnival Splendor, 11th Jun 21, 4 nights
from only
A$699pp
4nt - Moreton Island
Pacific Explorer, 30th Sep 19, 4 nights
from only
A$2134pp
4nt - Moreton Island from Sydney
Carnival Splendor, 18th Feb 21, 4 nights
from only
A$599pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler from Melbourne
Carnival Spirit, 7th Feb 20, 3 nights
NAUTICAL BUT NICE SALE - Massive Savings Ends 30 Sept
from only
A$499pp
2nt - Australia Short Break
Queen Elizabeth, 15th Feb 20, 2 nights
from only
A$549pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler
Carnival Spirit, 24th Jan 20, 3 nights
NAUTICAL BUT NICE SALE - Massive Savings Ends 30 Sept
from only
A$574pp
4nt - Kangaroo Island
Pacific Aria, 24th Feb 20, 4 nights
from only
A$583pp
2nt - Australia Short Break
Queen Elizabeth, 5th Jan 20, 2 nights
from only
A$589pp
4nt - Kangaroo Island
Pacific Aria, 17th Feb 20, 4 nights
from only
A$650pp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Aria, 21st Feb 20, 3 nights
from only
A$671pp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Aria, 14th Feb 20, 3 nights
from only
A$675pp
4nt - Melbourne to Adelaide
Carnival Spirit, 27th Feb 20, 4 nights
NAUTICAL BUT NICE SALE - Massive Savings Ends 30 Sept
from only
A$684pp
5nt - Tasmania
Carnival Spirit, 22nd Feb 20, 5 nights
NAUTICAL BUT NICE SALE - Massive Savings Ends 30 Sept
from only
A$824pp
5nt - A Taste of Tasmania
Pacific Aria, 9th Feb 20, 5 nights
from only
A$1357pp
6nt - Southern Australia & Tasmania from Melbourne
Golden Princess, 2nd Jan 20, 6 nights
from only
A$1416pp
6nt - Tasmania and Southern Australia
Queen Elizabeth, 14th Dec 19, 6 nights
from only
A$1528pp
7nt - Southern Australia Explorer
Golden Princess, 27th Oct 19, 7 nights
from only
A$2390pp
4nt - Whitsundays
Pacific Dawn, 1st Oct 19, 4 nights
from only
CALLpp
2nt - Australia Getaway
Sun Princess, 13th Oct 19, 2 nights
from only
CALLpp
3nt - Weekend Sampler
Carnival Spirit, 28th Jan 21, 3 nights
from only
A$499pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler
Carnival Spirit, 25th Feb 21, 3 nights
from only
A$499pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler
Carnival Spirit, 25th Mar 21, 3 nights
from only
A$499pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler
Carnival Spirit, 22nd Apr 21, 3 nights
from only
A$499pp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Dawn, 14th Dec 19, 3 nights
from only
A$507pp
4nt - Great Barrier Reef
Carnival Spirit, 21st Mar 21, 4 nights
from only
A$599pp
4nt - Great Barrier Reef
Carnival Spirit, 18th Apr 21, 4 nights
from only
A$599pp
4nt - Great Barrier Reef
Carnival Spirit, 16th May 21, 4 nights
from only
A$649pp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Dawn, 27th Dec 19, 3 nights
from only
A$651pp
3nt - Country from Brisbane
Pacific Dawn, 7th Dec 19, 3 nights
from only
A$678pp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Dawn, 9th Nov 19, 3 nights
from only
A$679pp
4nt - Whitsundays
Pacific Dawn, 15th Sep 20, 4 nights
from only
A$693pp
3nt - Weekend Sampler
Carnival Spirit, 14th Jan 21, 3 nights
from only
A$699pp
4nt - Moreton Island
Carnival Spirit, 24th Jan 21, 4 nights
from only
A$749pp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Dawn, 19th Oct 19, 3 nights
from only
A$856pp
4nt - Whitsundays from Brisbane
Pacific Dawn, 22nd Oct 19, 4 nights
from only
A$1007pp
4nt - Whitsundays
Pacific Dawn, 12th Nov 19, 4 nights
from only
A$1260pp
5nt - Southern Australia Explorer
Golden Princess, 19th Nov 19, 5 nights
from only
CALLpp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Aria, 3rd Apr 20, 3 nights
from only
A$527pp
4nt - Southern Getaway from Adelaide
Pacific Aria, 30th Mar 20, 4 nights
from only
A$589pp
3nt - Comedy
Pacific Aria, 27th Mar 20, 3 nights
from only
A$711pp
2nt - Australia Short Break
Queen Elizabeth, 20th Dec 19, 2 nights
from only
A$719pp
4nt - Southern Getaway
Pacific Aria, 23rd Mar 20, 4 nights
from only
A$730pp
5nt - Southern Australia Explorer
Golden Princess, 25th Jan 20, 5 nights
from only
A$808pp
4nt - Southern Getaway
Pacific Aria, 19th Mar 20, 4 nights
from only
A$868pp
5nt - Tasmania from Adelaide
Queen Elizabeth, 28th Jan 20, 5 nights
from only
A$1195pp
3nt - Western Australia Getaway
Sea Princess, 12th Dec 20, 3 nights
from only
A$528pp
4nt - Perth Roundtrip
Sea Princess, 6th Feb 21, 4 nights
from only
A$698pp
4nt - Perth Roundtrip
Sea Princess, 7th Jan 21, 4 nights
from only
A$728pp
5nt - Australia Getaway
Sea Princess, 4th Nov 20, 5 nights
from only
A$812pp
5nt - Perth to Adelaide
Sea Princess, 10th Feb 21, 5 nights
from only
A$812pp
4nt - Western Australia Getaway from Perth
Sun Princess, 7th Jan 20, 4 nights
from only
A$999pp
6nt - Perth (Fremantle) to Melbourne
Sapphire Princess, 22nd Oct 20, 6 nights
from only
A$1057pp
6nt - Southern Australia
Queen Elizabeth, 6th Dec 19, 6 nights
Annual Savings Event – Savings up to 25% - Ends 31st Aug 19
from only
A$1568pp
8nt - Coral Coast - Roundtrip from Perth
Sea Princess, 13th Sep 20, 8 nights
from only
A$1722pp

Short Cruises from Australia


Fancy a little rest and relaxation? Book a weekend getaway onboard a luxury cruise ship. We’re able to bring you some of the best value short cruises from all the major cruise lines, including Princess CruisesRoyal Caribbean CruisesCarnival and P&O Australia Cruises.

Whether you want to spend your time soaking up the sun on deck or would like to pack as much adventure and fun into your voyage as possible, we have a wide range of itineraries to choose from. From comedy cruises to Melbourne Cup breaks, there’s something for every budget, taste, and interest. Stuck for things to do during the school holidays? Forget staying at home. Take the family on the adventure of a lifetime instead! With more short cruises than ever departing from local ports in Australia, it’s never been easier or more convenient to explore by ship.


Cruise Lines Offering Short Cruises



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