Cruises to Brisbane

Brisbane River - Cruises to Brisbane

Brisbane is affectionately known as the ‘river city’ and with its sunny weather and laidback atmosphere it’s a popular port on many cruises. Brisbane has a reputation as a stylish and progressive city offering a thriving music, arts, culture and food scene. Arriving at Portside Wharf on the banks of the Brisbane River, the cruise precinct offers a huge range of retailers and dining options. If you don’t feel like venturing too far from the ship, Portside Wharf features everything from casual dining options to waterfront fine dining, fashion boutiques, beauty salons and massage services as well as a cinema. A patchwork of trendy urban villages, Brisbane is also conveniently located within an hour of both the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast.

Cruises to Brisbane

Pacific Island Hopper
7 Nights on Pacific Aria Departing Brisbane: 1st Dec 2017
$698.50
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Pacific Island Hopper
7 Nights on Pacific Dawn Departing Brisbane: 2nd Dec 2017
$499.00
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Barrier Reef Discovery
7 Nights on Pacific Aria Departing Brisbane: 8th Dec 2017
$848.50
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Food & Wine
3 Nights on Pacific Dawn Departing Brisbane: 9th Dec 2017
$244.00
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Cruises to Brisbane from Sydney

Great Barrier Reef
12 Nights on Celebrity Solstice Departing Sydney: 2nd Jan 2018
$2,731.76
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Australia Top End
16 Nights on Radiance of the Seas Departing Sydney: 13th Feb 2018
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Australia & Southeast Asia from Sydney
18 Nights on Norwegian Jewel Departing Sydney: 20th Feb 2018
$4,023.27
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Sydney to Brisbane
3 Nights on Arcadia Departing Sydney: 23rd Feb 2018
$485.00
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Short Cruises to Brisbane

Food & Wine
3 Nights on Pacific Dawn Departing Brisbane: 9th Dec 2017
$244.00
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3 Night Cruise
3 Nights on Pacific Aria Departing Brisbane: 15th Dec 2017
$468.50
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3 Night Cruise
3 Nights on Pacific Dawn Departing Brisbane: 6th Jan 2018
$440.00
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Brisbane to Brisbane
3 Nights on Sea Princess Departing Brisbane: 18th Jan 2018
$389.00
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Attractions

Southbank

Brisbane is a diverse city with a wide range of attractions to suit all visitors. Nearby Fortitude Valley is a hub of pubs, clubs and trendy boutiques as well as the colour and cuisine of Chinatown. Across the river, South Bank is the city’s premier culture and leisure precinct offering the Museum of Brisbane, Gallery of Modern Art, dining and entertainment as well as inner city green spaces and a swimming lagoon right on the edge of the river. It’s the perfect representation of the Queensland lifestyle.

The CBD is a busy metropolis that features City Hall, ANZAC Square and the Queen Street Mall – an historic pedestrian mall offering a fantastic range of shopping. Just a few minutes either side of the city, the hip neighbourhoods of Paddington and Woolloongabba offer boutiques, antiques and collectibles. In Woolloongabba, you’ll also find the famous ‘Gabba’ Cricket Ground.

In the heart of the city, the Brisbane Botanic Gardens are the city’s oldest gardens and offer a variety of rainforest glades, ancient trees and exotic species while next door history buffs can take in the imposing structure of Parliament House which dates back as far as 1868. Down by the river, the Queensland Maritime Museum showcases nautical treasures from as far back as 1925.

Just 20 minutes southwest of the city, visitors can get up close and personal with a variety of cuddly critters at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. A little closer to the cruise terminal, the iconic XXXX Brewery is a must-visit for anyone who likes a cold one. The stylish Sirromet Winery is also just a 40 minute drive from the city.

Arrivals & Departures

Portside Wharf

Remora Road (off Kingsford Smith Drive)

Distance from City: 10kms (25mins)
Distance from Airport: 8km (10mins)
Taxi Fare Estimate: $25 - $35 one way, cruise terminal to city