The edict follows the cruise line’s observation of sentiment from its guests and the communities it visits.
P&O Cruises Australia will require COVID-19 vaccination for passengers in Australia upon its return to cruising, Carnival Corporation’s local President Sture Myrmell revealed.
Speaking today at Cruise Lines International Association’s Cruise Forum, Myrmell revealed the requirement during the ‘State of the Industry – The Road to Recovery’ session.
Myrmell said the policy is solely a P&O Australia decision right now, but that each Carnival brand would make its own announcement in due course.
More in today’s Travel Daily and Monday’s Cruise Weekly.