Mothers Day

We have brought together a selection of images from the P&O Collection in this Mother's Day gallery to honour and celebrate mothers across the globe, many of whom may have served or travelled on P&O ships.

  • Dancing in CANBERRA's Island Room

  • Children in CANBERRA's Nursery

  • Children playing on CANBERRA's deck

  • Looking out to sea from CANBERRA's sun deck

  • Sleeping in CANBERRA's sun loungers

  • The Kempton family on board BALRANALD

  • "Warm Weather"

  • "The Toilet"

  • Baggage Label, 'Australia by P&O'

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Workmen putting up P&O's new neon sign in the 1950s

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