Port Douglas is the gateway to the World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest and is the closest mainland port to the Great Barrier Reef




The town has an intimate and relaxed vibe. Indulge your senses with award winning restaurants, bars, cafés and an array of boutique shops. Soak in the tranquil pace as you revitalise with lazy days the beach, pamper yourself at a boutique day spa, or come alive and explore nature's untamed tropical wonders. Swim at beautiful Four Mile Beach, wander down Macrossan Street or explore everything this stunning region has to offer. The choice is yours – do as little or as much as you want!  

Port Douglas’ Annual Events Include

May – Port Douglas Carnivale

June – Iron Man Cairns

August - Taste Port Douglas

October – Port Shorts Film Festival

November – Great Barrier Reef Marathon 

Port Douglas Accommodation

Port Douglas offers a range of accommodation options from large resorts, luxury lodges, private holiday homes, self-catering apartments to caravan parks and camp grounds. There is something to suit everyone’s budget.