Cruise ships visiting Melbourne arrive at Station Pier in Port Melbourne, a stone's throw from Melbourne’s city centre. On arrival, local experts are on hand to assist and help you make the most of your visit.

A visitor information desk is located at Station Pier throughout the cruise ship season, from October to June each year.

Staff can help you curate an experience to explore Melbourne like a local, no matter the length of your stay. Discover the city’s famous laneways, enjoy alfresco dining, fantastic shopping and a vibrant arts scene.

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Discover Melbourne's spectacular harbour at Docklands, just minutes from the city centre.​

Lygon Street Italian precinct

Stroll along leafy Lygon Street in Carlton and discover where Melbourne's cafe culture was born.

Southern Cross Station

Major transport hub notable for its distinctive wavy roof.

Visitor centres

Get advice and recommendations at one of the four visitor centres in the city.