Brisbane Queensland Australia Cruise Ship Port – Brisbane Queensland Australia – Brisbane is the capital of Queensland. The Brisbane Cruise Terminal is ideally situated just one sea-day away from Sydney. Portside Wharf is a state-of-the-art terminal facility with a world class dining and retail. Portside Wharf is located in a picturesque location alongside the Brisbane River with a multitude of popular amenities close by. The city is a popular tourist destination, serving as a gateway to the state of Queensland, particularly to the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast.