Travel Blogs from Port Douglas, Australia

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Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by serenitynow

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... Wonga Beach which is situated 60km north of Palm Cove. Wonga Beach is perfectly placed to visit the Daintree, Cape Tribulation, Cooktown, Port Douglas and Mossman Gorge. But for this blog we will only visit Mossman Gorge and Port Douglas. We spent a nice ...

Slumber Party Day!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Slumber Party Day!

A travel blog entry by sophiesadler

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So today went a little something like this...: 07.30-09.30 breakfast shift. 10.00-12.00 post breakfast shift nap. 12.00-14.00 stuffing our faces at Off The Track with chicken & cheese toasties, calamari, garlic chips and fizzy drinks. ...

Oxygen, please?, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Oxygen, please?

A travel blog entry by hittite

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Great Barrier Reef Day!!! Extremely early start since the boat leaves from Port Douglas instead of Cairns, but I was recommended this boat since it went to the very outer reef, at the edge of the continental shelf, three sites on the Agincourt Ribbon ...

Another day in Paradise!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Another day in Paradise!

A travel blog entry by robandgill

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Snorkelling! This was a lot out of my comfort zone! There is something wrong about jumping out of a boat 10 miles, YES that is ten miles out in the Pacific Ocean with fierce sea creatures, coral and only goggles and a stick to breath though,( ok I know ...

Up the Queensland Coast, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Up the Queensland Coast

A travel blog entry by cwendeln

... heavily forested areas at times as well, with vines and plants hanging down from a canopy.  After a great drive, we reached Port Douglas, which is a really nice town.  My friend Doug had stayed there as did some of the exchange students we are ...

Plaja multa si soare, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Plaja multa si soare

A travel blog entry by gavrilescu

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Nu sint multe de spus pentru ziua asta. Am fost la plaja si ne-am bucurat de soare si natura din jur. Plaja e o fisie de 4 mile, asa ii este si numele de fapt: 4 miles beach. Noi stam choar la unul din capete unde de fapt se face si baie. La celalat ...

SBD and MNF, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

SBD and MNF

A travel blog entry by thestulbergs

Two more thoughts from day 1. We wish me ma (Suzy) a very happy birthday. We're sorry we can't celebrate with you. It's Monday night here and the Midwest hasn't even started their day. If you want to know who wins this weeks Monday night football game, ...

Last night here, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Last night here

A travel blog entry by adelipenguin

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One last look at this beautiful place. Sitting outside the restaurant area by the side of the pool. It is like being in a rainforest without the rain. So warm at ten o clock at night. We have had a meal here tonight. I had the barramundi fish with Asian ...

Week 5 We had to spot a Cassowary..., Port Douglas Queensland , Australia travel blog

Week 5 We had to spot a Cassowary...

A travel blog entry by davidp.sara

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... is run by a lovely Kiwi guy and his Australian wife. He even shared his views on running parks and got David really interested! Port Douglas is beautiful so many lovely shops, cafes, restaurants and bars. It's quite an exclusive area. David and I arrived ...

Finally...The Great Barrier Reef, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Finally...The Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by jsievila

The overnight bus ride this time was uneventful which was good and we safely made it all the way up to Port Douglas last Saturday. Port Douglas is a small little beach town with one main street and we ended up staying 6 days there. We really liked the ...

Mossman Gorge and port douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Mossman Gorge and port douglas

A travel blog entry by dianeandmike

... A first for me. Mentally hard to get around, but I did it. We had dinner at Nautilus last night...the best restaurant in Port Douglas. It was like eating in the rainforest...amazing time with Natalie and Kevin and kev's mom and Laurie. We are heading ...

Our first day in Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Our first day in Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by thebeechinors

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... much further away from St Helens. We headed out after breakfast and drove north to Daintree which is in the rainforest about 1 hour from Port Douglas. We wanted to go on a croc spotting trip so we drove to Daintree river.  There was plenty of ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by muheim

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29.04 und 30.04Ja da bin ich nun in Port Douglas, kleine überschaubare Main Street mit einigen Shops und Kaffes sehr sympathisch. Mega schöne und lange Strände, aber ins Wasser zu gehen ist Tabu die sogenannten Box Jellifisch (Können tödlich sein) ...

Hello Port Douglas...., Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Hello Port Douglas....

A travel blog entry by markandshirley

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... be continued...   Vandaag was het verhuis dag. We gingen verder naar het noorden richting een van onze favoriete spots, Port Douglas. We hadden 2 stops onderweg, een voor de rietsuiker trein en de ander voor een bezoek aan de camping ...

A bit of luxury in Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

A bit of luxury in Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by claireandmark

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...  a bit of luxury! Port Douglas Day 2     Today we had a very lazy day which mostly involved wandering around Port Douglas, visiting the beach and doing a bit of shopping - we both bought hats!  We were going to have lunch ...

Peace and quiet in Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Peace and quiet in Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by kirk-katie

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... a fire, lots of cooking and even time for a haircut for Mr Jackson, who now looks like an army recruit! We also went into Port Douglas and went back to the beautiful spot where Olly and Sel were married before joining Ed, Candice and their friend Neil for ...

Daintree Rain Forest Experience, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Daintree Rain Forest Experience

A travel blog entry by danielriegel

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... World Heritage area of Australia. This region comprises just one-thousandth of the continent's land, yet hosts an impressive range of Australia's native species. A full 40 percent of its plant species can be found here, as well as a quarter of its ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by duggan_travels

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Next day took transit bus to Port Douglas........upgrade worth every penny!!!!...hotel great location easy walks to everywhere... In the morning we went on a boat and snorkelling trip onto the Great Barrier Reef....unlike the health and safety issues with ...

I got my first pair of skinny jeans!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

I got my first pair of skinny jeans!

A travel blog entry by thecronins

... 8221;, as it has always been known to me as a luxurious travel desintation. I was excited to learn that Port (as the locals call Port Douglas) is only a 15 minutes drive from Mossman.  Mum and I went out for a day to do girly things and we had such a ...

Rainforest Walks, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Rainforest Walks

A travel blog entry by rolandandlinda

After another sticky night in the campervan, we left Cape Tribulation and headed south towards Port Douglas. It's perhaps a little bit too jungly at Cape Tribulation. First stop was the boardwalk at Marrdja. A great walk, especially through the mangroves ...

K6igeparemtrippever!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

K6igeparemtrippever!

A travel blog entry by madli.vaidlo

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... tundus olevat puhkusel. P2rast tunnist s6itu Cairnsist Port Douglasesse saabusime oma hotelli ja ruttasime oma basseini 22rde p2ikest nautima. Port Douglas on ysna pisike turisti linnake, kuid h2sti h2sti ilus.Port Douglases on pisikese linna kohta palju ...

A unique local pastime, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

A unique local pastime

A travel blog entry by chris_a

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While strolling along the main shopping strip in Port Douglas today we spotted a sign promoting cane toad races that were on every night at 8.00pm. We're not sure if cane toad racing is a widespread pastime up here or something unique to the pub. Maybe ...

Exploring Mossman Gorge, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Exploring Mossman Gorge

A travel blog entry by chris_a

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After visiting the farmer's market in Port Douglas this morning and grabbing a decent coffee in town, we returned to our campsite to relocate from our unpowered site to a powered site with ensuite for the next two nights - what luxury! Caught up with Glen ...

Week 1 on the road, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Week 1 on the road

A travel blog entry by chris_a

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It's just over a week since we departed Noosa and we are now camped out at Port Douglas ( which is as far north of Noosa as Melbourne is south). When we consult our maps it is clear we still have quite a few kilometres to go to reach the top. Anecdotal ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by daveandlainey

... walk across the swing bridge. all in all a fantastic day out. Had dinner in a local fish restaurant in the gorgeous little town of Port Douglas, very New England. it was great, David ordered mud Crab and I ended up wearing it as did he, but wow it was ...

Mossman Gorge and port douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Mossman Gorge and port douglas

A travel blog entry by dianeandmike

... A first for me. Mentally hard to get around, but I did it. We had dinner at Nautilus last night...the best restaurant in Port Douglas. It was like eating in the rainforest...amazing time with Natalie and Kevin and kev's mom and Laurie. We are heading ...

Great Barrier Reef Tour, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Great Barrier Reef Tour

A travel blog entry by domian

Made our way to the marina for an 8am start on our boat for the Great Barrier Reef. About 26 of us. Put everything we wanted kept dry at the front. Very choppy ride out the first site. Took about an hour and a half. Had to put our wetsuits on then and ...

Wildlife and Wine, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Wildlife and Wine

A travel blog entry by nosbon

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Cycled to the wildlife habitat and back (bit like an open zoo, about 6k away) then went to the beach and saw the sun out in the lovely warm water.  Tried to throw sticks at a palm tree to get a coconut but luckily found one on the floor...spent half ...

Hangover, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Hangover

A travel blog entry by nosbon

Lost the whole day...didn't even take one ...

Lake Eacham to Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Lake Eacham to Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by 14brian

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Packed up wet but not in the rain and headed via Mareeba and Mt Molloy down the steep range to Port Douglas. Checked into Pandanus Caravan Park about 1km from the town and a walk to the beach. Nice park and we are opposite the facilities. Set up and ...

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