From our partner Choose Your Cruise comes the highly anticipated return of BRAVO Cruise of Performing Arts, poised to set sail aboard the majestic Carnival Luminosa for 8 nights from October 11 – 19, 2025. This extraordinary festival at sea promises an enchanting fusion of world-class musical performances, luxurious accommodations, and breath-taking destinations, making it a must-attend experience for music aficionados and cruise enthusiasts alike.

The All-Star Line up of Performers

Prepare to be dazzled by an unparalleled line up of headlining performers aboard BRAVO Cruise of Performing Arts 2025, featuring some of the most acclaimed artists in the world of music:

  •  The Celtic Tenors: Three tenors, one voice. The charismatic, globetrotting trio are the most successful classical crossover act to emerge from Ireland. With their hauntingly beautiful harmonies and dynamic stage presence, The Celtic Tenors promise to deliver an unforgettable musical experience to BRAVO guests.
  • David Campbell: Co-host of the national Today Extra show for the Nine Network and is one of Australia’s most popular and versatile entertainers, headline theatre, cabaret, and concert performances, as well as being an ARIA winning, multi-platinum recording artist.
  • David Hobson: One of Australia’s best-known operatic, concert and stage performers, with a repertoire that spans the gamut of musical styles from baroque through to pop.
  • Silvie Paladino: An Australian musical theatre icon, Silvie Paladino’s soaring vocals and remarkable vocal range enables her to sing a vast repertoire including jazz, contemporary, musical theatre and light opera.
  • Tom Burlinson: Renowned for his portrayal of Frank Sinatra in “The Man from Snowy River”, Canadian-born Australian singer, actor and TV host Tom Burlinson will transport audiences with his timeless classics.
  • Jose Carbo: Argentinian-Australian baritone with a rich voice and magnetic stage presence, Jose Carbo promises an unforgettable operatic performance.
  • Rhonda Burchmore: A true entertainment legend, Rhonda Burchmore will dazzle audiences with her powerhouse vocals and captivating stage presence.
  • Rachael Beck: A multi-faceted actress, singer, and coach with over 27 years’ experience across local and international stage and screen.
  • Georgia Wilkinson: A rising star in the classical music scene, Georgia Wilkinson is trained in various vocal styles, and currently starring as Christine Daaé in the European Tour of Phantom of the Opera
  • Peter Coleman-Wright (AO): Widely considered one of the most versatile singers in the world today, equally home in opera, concert and recital.
  • Michael Cormick: Known for originating the role of The Beast in the original Australian production of Beauty and the Beast as a powerful tenor opposite Hugh Jackman as Gaston.
  • Damien Leith: After shooting to stardom winning Australian Idol in 2006, Damien is a powerful songwriter with an unmistakable voice, who will captivate audiences with his emotive performances.
  • Guy Noble (Conductor): BRAVO crowd favourite and mainstay Guy Noble will lead the orchestra with his unparalleled expertise, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable musical experience.
  • Jonathon Welch (AM): Founder of the Choir of Hard Knocks, Jonathon Welch will inspire audiences with his passion for music and community along with hosting the BRAVO Choir initiative onboard.
  • The Metropolitan Orchestra: Known for their precision and artistry, The Metropolitan Orchestra will provide the perfect accompaniment to the stellar line-up of performers.


In addition to these esteemed headliners, the cruise will showcase an impressive line-up of artists performing throughout the week, each adding their unique flair to the musical experience:

Daniel Belle & Rob McDougall • Grace & Hugh with the Big ol’ Bus Band

Bradley Daily Chris Lloyds • Liane Keegan • Antonio & Kate Villano

Catherine Summers The Carpenters from Kempsey

Moulin Roque Issi Dye presents The Broadway Crooners
George Washingmachine and the VIP’s • The Pacific Belles

Nyree Klip & Kelly Penney The Hamiltons • Craig Martin • Simone Waddell

Tenori • Mick Buckley Piano Man  The Cellists of TMO

Bravo String Quartet • Liquid Lounge


BRAVO Choirs: Harmonizing Voices Across the Seas

Joining BRAVO Cruise of Performing Arts isn’t just about watching world-class performances; it’s also about becoming part of the musical magic yourself. For guests who are members of community choirs, the BRAVO Community Choir initiative offers an extraordinary opportunity to showcase their talents to fellow cruise guests. These community choirs, hailing from various corners of Australia, will add their voices to the rich tapestry of musical experiences aboard the Carnival Luminosa.

Even if you’re not a current choir member, you can still participate in the musical festivities. The BRAVO Sings Choir, hosted by Jonathon Welch AM, welcomes guests of all singing levels who want to be part of an onboard choir experience. From classical hymns to contemporary favourites, participants will have the chance to perform a diverse repertoire that celebrates the joy of singing together.

Whether you’re a seasoned choir member or just love to sing in the shower, joining the BRAVO Choir initiative promises to be an unforgettable experience. Prepare to harmonize with fellow music lovers and share your passion for music on the high seas.

Carnival Luminosa: The Ultimate Floating Oasis

The Carnival Luminosa, a jewel in the Carnival Cruise Line fleet, offers guests an unparalleled cruising experience with its luxurious amenities, world-class entertainment, and exceptional service. Accommodating over 2,000 passengers, this magnificent vessel features a wide array of dining options, including elegant restaurants serving exquisite cuisine, casual eateries offering quick bites, and specialty dining venues for an unforgettable culinary adventure.

Onboard entertainment venues, including theatres, lounges, and bars which provide the perfect backdrop for captivating performances and immersive experiences. Guests can enjoy live music and performances day and night, ensuring endless entertainment throughout their voyage. Additionally, the Carnival Luminosa boasts a variety of recreational facilities, including swimming pools, fitness centres, sports courts, and spa amenities, catering to every taste and preference.

An Unforgettable Itinerary

Embark on an eight-night musical odyssey departing from Sydney, Australia, with exciting ports of call including Mare, Lifou, and Noumea. Explore pristine beaches, lush landscapes, and vibrant cultures as you immerse yourself in the beauty and charm of the South Pacific.

Book Your Ticket to Musical Paradise

Cabins for BRAVO Cruise of Performing Arts 2025 are now available, and demand is expected to be unprecedented following the success of 2024’s BRAVO Cruise which is already close to selling out. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this remarkable musical journey. Call us today on 9772 2066 to enquire on pricing and availability.



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