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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. Brisbane is full of great tourist attractions, focused on and along the river. Ships dock in the Port of Brisbane at the Portside Wharf cruise passenger terminal in Hamilton, 15 to 25 minutes from downtown. Some larger ships dock at the freight terminal further downstream, located at Fisherman Islands, or at Pinkenba Wharf.
Closest accommodations can be found in Brisbane’s suburb of Hamilton. Nearest accommmodations are situated on Kingsford Smith Drive. Downtown CBD hotels and self contained apartments are 15 to 25 minutes away. There are lots of good reasonably priced hotels in Brisbane. When visiting Brisbane for a few days, we can recommend staying in CBD, close to shopping, restaurants, and many touristic sights. From CBD it’s easy to catch a CityCat to the stop near the cruise terminal.