Short Cruises From Sydney

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Short-break cruises from Sydney offer extensive cruise options with Carnival. Big on value and big in range, short cruises and last-minute cruises from Sydney provide cruises that are rich with love in short-but-sweet cruise holidays.

After setting off from one of the world’s most famous ports, you’ll embark on an adventure involving:

So, grab the gang and get onboard with cruises departing the waterways of spectacular Sydney Harbour.

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Short cruises from Sydney that are perfect for exploring

Carnival offers 3-day getaway cruises and 4 or 5 day Tasmania cruise deals, where foodie joys and scenic delights abound.

Diving, quad biking and sightseeing options are featured in four-day Moreton Island cruises with Carnival.

Short cruises from Sydney on our fun ships, transport you to a wealth of destinations that are designed to linger long in the memory banks.

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Let Carnival take you to Paradise

If you want to make the most of life at sea, pay a visit to one of our tequila bars before trying tasty dishes from around the world.

With our talented chefs, your life on the waves will leave you feeling as though you’re visiting a far-flung destination.

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Commonly Asked Questions

What are the best short cruises from Sydney?

The best short cruises from Sydney start with Carnival. From 3 day short getaway cruises around Sydney to 4 or 5 day cruises to Moreton Island or Tasmania, the fun never ends when you choose Carnival for short cruises from Sydney.

Are short cruises worth it?

Absolutely! The fun never ends on during a day at sea onboard your Carnival short cruise. There are onboard activities for all ages, including the Green Lightning Waterslide, the Cloud 9 cruise spa for the adults, and the Dive-In Movies – a poolside cinematic experience for the whole family!


Where do cruises leave from in Sydney?

Cruise ships leave Sydney from the Overseas Passenger Terminal, located at 130 Argyle Street, The Rocks, in West Circular Quay.

How much does a 4-day cruise from Sydney cost?

The cost of a 4-day cruise varies, depending on your destination and accommodation type. Carnival offers a range of affordable, all-inclusive and family-friendly cruise deals.


How to find short cruises from Sydney online?

Look for short cruise deals from Sydney online at Carnival. We offer a range of short cruises, including getaway cruises, last-minute cruises and all cruise deals departing Sydney.