Yorkeys Knob Marina is 20 - 25mins away from Cairns. Cruise Ship are not able to come alonside but tender the passengers ashore.

Yorkeys Knob is normally the option for larger cruise vessels that come to visit Cairns.



Yorkey's knob is a fully proclaimed port.  It is available as a first port of entry to Australia on application

Port Approach

Depth alongside 2.0m

Ship's tenders only


Terminal faciltities include bar, restaurant and toilet facilities