Brisbane Welcomes a Queen Brisbane has welcomed the largest ship ever to visit Queensland, with the Cunard’s magnificent 151,400 Tonne Queen Mary. The Queen Mary 2 is the worlds largest ocean liner. Truely a remarkable ship, elegant, luxurios and just standing on her deck makes one feel part of something very special. Carrying 4000 passengers and crew, the ship is 62m high and 345m long, making it more than 2 1/2 times the length of Suncorp Stadium. Brisbane has become the second largest cruise port in Australia, and visitors to Brisbane has grown by 500%. To read more on cruises departing from Brisbane go to our Cruise Brisbane page.