The main gates of the cemetery are on Annerley Road, with other entrances off Princess Street and Fairfield Road. Visiting hours are between dawn and dusk only. Please observe all cemetery regulations.

Dogs should be kept on a leash and on-the-spot fines apply.

Explore the cemetery with this online resource.

The cemetery is easily accessible by public transport:

Nearby stations are at Dutton Park (across the road) and Park Road (behind Boggo Road Gaol). Timetables can be found here.

The 196 bus stops on Annerley Road next to South Brisbane Cemetery. Multiple Brisbane City Council buses stop at the Busway stop on the Schonell Bridge. Please check with Translink for running times and services.

Take the CityCat ferry service to the University Queensland and walk over the Schonell Bridge to the cemetery side of the river.

There is a limited amount of parking space inside the cemetery. Please note that local parking restrictions apply in the surrounding Dutton Park area.

The cemetery is divided into numbered or lettered portions. Look for the small white section markers on the roadsides.