Weekend Cruises

Make it the best weekend yet!

Want to do something different this weekend?

A 3-night getaway cruise will be the making of family fun and a long-lasting cruise romance with Carnival. We offer a range of long-weekend cruise deals departing Sydney and Brisbane. They’re set to provide an unforgettable taste of the cruise holiday life.

There's a cruise package for you with our long weekend 3-night getaways, available from both Sydney and Brisbane.

With our getaway cruises, you have the chance to create fun memories that'll last for a lifetime.

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Take a look and book online to be all aboard the Carnival fun ships on our weekend cruise deals. We offer last-minute getaways and long-weekend cruise adventures that are destined to live long in memory.

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Why try one of our
getaway cruises?

Our Short Cruises are ideal for celebrating birthdays, making the most of anniversaries, or just escaping day-to-day life.

Once you're onboard, your entertainment opportunities are practically limitless.

From poolside entertainment in the form of blockbuster movies to casinos where you can make big wins, we have everything your normal cruise liners offer and more.


Take advantage of your weekend

Booking one of our getaway cruises gives you the chance to create a to-do list that's seriously exciting.

From the chance to experience serenity to creating magical memories, we want to hear from you no matter what your expectations are.


Commonly Asked Questions

Are weekend cruises worth it?

Weekend cruises are offered for an infusion of fun and affordability with 3-day weekend cruises with Carnival. We offer a great range of short-but-sweet weekend cruises around Australia.

How much are weekend cruises?

The cost of your weekend cruise deals depend on the duration, destination and accommodation type of your weekend cruise deal. Weekend cruises offer taste-tempting foods, fitness activities, relaxation and the fine art of all-ages fun.


What cruise ships are used for weekend cruises?

Depending on your departure point for weekend cruises, Carnival offers the newest cruise ship in the Australian fleet, Carnival Splendor, for Sydney departures. If you’re departing on a weekend cruise from Brisbane, you’ll hop aboard Carnival Spirit. Both are fondly referred to as fun ships, for good reason.

Where do weekend cruises leave from?

Our weekend Sydney cruises leave from the Overseas Passenger Terminal in West Circular Quay on spectacular Sydney Harbour. Weekend cruises Brisbane depart from the Brisbane International Cruise Terminal at Luggage Point.


What do I need to bring for a weekend cruise?

Get ready to pack your bags, but don’t forget to pack lightly. You will need swimwear, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, comfy footwear, exercise gear and your best party attire for living it up on board your fun-filled weekend cruise deals with Carnival.