Reaonably priced pre or post cruise hotels, apartments and hostels near the Port of Sydney in New South Wales Australia. Stay overnight in the Rocks district, near the passenger terminal, airport, Bondi Beach,...
Ships dock in the Port of Brisbane at the Portside Wharf cruise passenger terminal, 15 to 25 minutes from downtown. Some larger ships dock at the freight terminal further downstream, located at Fisherman Islands, or at Pinkenba Wharf. A new terminal is been built at the Myrtletown Precinct to handle mega ships such as Cunard's Queen Mary 2. read more.
Where to Stay ?
Closest accommodations can be found in Brisbane's suburb of Hamilton. Downtown CBD hotels and self contained apartments are 15 to 25 minutes away. There are lots of good reasonably priced hotels in Brisbane. Check them out, read more.
485 Adelaide Street
4000 Brisbane CBD, Australia
Air conditioned self catering apartments for rent in the heart of Brisbane’s city centre in Australia. Meridon Adelaide Street offer 74 levels of self contained apartments with floor-to-ceiling windows. Guests staying here have access to an indoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, sauna and a fitness centre. Central Train Station, the Riverside CityCat Wharf and Queen Street Shopping Mall are nearby. More
20 Montague Rd, South Bank
4101 South Brisbane, Australia
Very popular pre or post cruise hotel, located near Queensland Art Gallery. This 4 star deluxe property features free parking, a restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool. The air-conditioned rooms have a private balcony. Some rooms also feature a separate living room and a full kitchen and laundry. Downtown Brisbane is a 10 minutes walk from this reasonable priced accommodation. More
550 Kingsford Smith Drive
Hamilton, 4007 Brisbane
One of nearest motels from Portside Wharf Brisbane Cruise Terminal and the airport. This affordable motel is a 5-minute walk to the City Cat terminal, providing easy access to Brisbane city centre. Guests can stay in a family suite (4 or 5 adults), standard queen or twin room, or in a deluxe room. Free covered on-site car parking is included. Suites and rooms with a private patio are available. More
Brisbane is the capital of Queensland and Australia's third largest city, after Sydney and Melbourne.
This modern city, located on the banks of the Brisbane River, is surrounded by green hills, subtropical rainforests and miles of golden sandy beaches. Brisbane is full of great tourist attractions, focused on and along the river.
There are hotels in Brisbane to accommodate you no matter what part of the city you'd like to stay in. Stay in a luxury 5 star apartment or hotel, or if you're on a budget staying in a discounted hotel or cheap condo helps you save money for other activities.
Brisbane's south bank is home to Australia's largest modern art gallery. The Queensland Art Gallery, established in 1895, displays a large collection of paintings, art and sculptures. Brisbane's oldest buildings include the Old Windmill, located in Wickham Park, and the Old Commissariat Store situated on William Street. Skypoint, the highest point on Brisbane's skyline, offers a viewing deck with panoramic views.
Kids will love a visit to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. A nice daytrip for the entire family is the Australia Zoo, home to native animals such as salt-water crocodiles, koalas and kangaroos. Art lovers will enjoy a trip to Montville, often described as the "Creative Heart of the Sunshine Coast.
Extend your cruise holiday and relax in one of the Gold Coast's luxurious beachfront resorts, hotels or self catering apartments. Nearby Surfers Paradise, renowned for its excellent surf and wide golden beaches, is voted as one of the best beaches in the world.
Located midway Sydney, the Whitsunday Islands and tropical Cairns, Brisbane is a major Australian cruise ship destination. It's the second largest cruise port in Australia, after Sydney.
Portside Wharf Passenger Cruise Terminal -- the international cruise terminal is located at Hamilton, an inner northern suburb of Brisbane. The facility lies on the north bank of the Brisbane River along Bulimba Reach.
Portside Wharf is capable of welcoming ships up to 270 metres in length. The terminal is about 7km or 4mi from Brisbane’s Domestic and International Airports, and can easily be accessed by bus, rail or CityCat from Brisbane’s city centre. The Postside Wharf cruise terminal offers first class passenger facilities and infrastructure, all within short distance of the city's main sights and attractions.
Distance to city centre - 10kms/25mins.
Due to Gateway Bridge height restrictions several larger vessels which cannot sail under the bridge tie up north of the bridge at Pinkenba Wharf or at the Multi-user Freight Terminal at the Grain Berth, located at Fisherman Islands.
Portside Wharf, 39 Hercules Street, Hamilton QLD 4007, Australia
phone: + 61 7 3907 4111
Portside Wharf offers 350 public car parking spaces, both undercover parking and curb side parking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Brisbane International Airport BNE -- Portside Wharf cruise pier is located approximately 7 km from both international and domestic airport terminals (10 minutes).
Australia's currency is the Australian dollar (AUD).
Cruise Lines -- currently sailing from Brisbane harbour are ships from among Princess Cruises, Holland America Line (HAL), Cunard, and P&O Cruises Australia (Pacific Dawn and Pacific Jewel).