Dates for Cruise Ships in Burnie Port

Next date: Friday, 06 December 2024 | 07:30 AM to 07:30 PM

Burnie Port three ships in port

Welcome to Burnie, your gateway to an exciting adventure in Tasmania! If you're arriving on a cruise ship, we've got you covered with convenient tour information and shuttle buses to our Visitor Discovery Hub. For up-to-date details on cruise ship terminal docking and arrival times in Burnie, please refer to the official TasPorts schedule. We look forward to helping you make the most of your visit to our beautiful city!

Tasports - Burnie Shipping Schedule  (Official)


Passenger Shuttles to the Cruise Burnie Discovery Hub

  • Cruise visitors to Burnie will enjoy convenient transportation into the city center via a free shuttle bus service provided by TasPorts. The shuttle will drop passengers off and pick up from the Discover Burnie Hub.

  • A vibrant pop-up visitor site known as the Discover Burnie Hub will be set up. With a portable visitor information pod and local artisan market, visitors can access tourist information from knowledgeable Burnie Experience Experts. In case of inclement weather, the Discover Burnie Hub will be operated indoors for the comfort of the visitors.

  • Private tour/transport operators, mobile food vendors, makers, and other commercial operators can register to be situated within the Discover Burnie Hub to sell their products and experiences.


Map - key visitor locations

Cruising to Burnie FAQs

Where do cruise ships dock/berth in Burnie Australia?
Your cruise ship will dock at the Port of Burnie terminal the largest cargo and container deep water port of Tasmania.

How can passengers exit and enter the dockside area in Burnie?
As a working seaport, complimentary shuttle buses are provided for exiting and entering dockside with free transportation into the city centre.

What is the Burnie volunteer greet and meet program?
Burnie offers a unique volunteer greet and meet volunteer program, where hosts will assist passengers with information at the Burnie Discovery Hub, including a craft market, arts Centre and Museum. There is a second designated shuttle stop at the Burnie Waterfront.

What should passengers bring to shore in Burnie?
Passengers should bring a camera, comfortable walking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, and a warm jacket as it can get chilly.

What are some Burnie shore excursions?
Burnie shore excursions include sightseeing tours of Cradle Mountain, Burnie Attractions, Mersey Valley Experiences, and Sheffield Town of murals.

Tasting tours include visits to a chocolate factory specializing in handmade Belgian-style chocolates with the freshest Tasmanian cream and butter, Ashgrove Cheese, and Hellyer distillery.

Wildlife tours include visits to Wings Wildlife Park, Trowunna wildlife sanctuary and Mole Creek Caves to see Tasmanian devils, wallabies, echidna, kookaburra, reptiles, potoroos and wombats.

DIY walking tours from the CBD include Little Penguins and Oldaker falls, Art Deco and Federation building QR trails.


  • Thursday, 08 February 2024 | 07:30 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Sunday, 11 February 2024 | 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Monday, 12 February 2024 | 06:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday, 17 February 2024 | 07:30 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | 07:30 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday, 23 February 2024 | 07:30 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Saturday, 02 March 2024 | 05:30 AM - 02:00 PM
  • Sunday, 03 March 2024 | 07:30 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Monday, 04 March 2024 | 09:30 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 06 March 2024 | 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Friday, 08 March 2024 | 07:00 AM - 07:30 PM
  • Tuesday, 12 March 2024 | 07:30 AM - 07:00 PM
  • Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | 07:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday, 23 March 2024 | 07:30 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday, 26 March 2024 | 06:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Friday, 06 December 2024 | 07:30 AM - 07:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 18 December 2024 | 07:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Friday, 20 December 2024 | 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

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