Travel Blogs from Port Douglas, Australia

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Far north Queensland, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Far north Queensland

A travel blog entry by johnmyers2

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... a hairy strawberry). We even saw a cassowary in the wild! Although not usually fans of zoos, we had visited a nature reserve in Port Douglas previously which, of its kind, was very good and did a great job of presenting the native animals in as close to ...

North to the rainforest, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

North to the rainforest

A travel blog entry by paulontheroad

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Travelling north the rain didn't really stop but it was semi-fine when we reached Port Douglas and passed through on the way to the Daintree River ferry. Insects ...

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 ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by borg

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A quiet day spent relaxing around the caravan park enjoying the pool, the water slide and the jumpy pillow. David went mud crabbing and fishing in a nearby river. He caught 2 big mud crabs which were well and truly legal size but unfortunately they ...

Low Isles - Finding Nemo!, Port Douglas, Autralia travel blog

Low Isles - Finding Nemo!

A travel blog entry by elettchen

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Jaaaaaaaa, Nemo war in seiner Anemone. Unfassbar niedlich und soooo winzig. Wir waren schnorcheln im Great Barrier Reef. Genauso unfassbar: Ich bin mit Schildkröten geschwommen, das war so toll toll toll! Sie gucken einen an, wahrscheinlich fragen ...

Why Do You Think That They Call it a RAIN Forest?, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Why Do You Think That They Call it a RAIN Forest?

A travel blog entry by winebuff

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... six of the eight lives within minutes of each other! We visited a section of the Daintree Rain forest at Mossman, north of Port Douglas and had an excellent, dry visit. Our guide, really, really knows his stuff. A pharmicist, medical researcher and witch ...

Splashing out!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Splashing out!

A travel blog entry by footloose-too

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... I thought was a nice number then they transferred us to a full size coach. Still not so bad. The run up the coast to Port Douglas was very scenic and lots of places to Free Camp. Would like to spend more time stopping at some of the little beeches and ...

Port Douglas and Cape Tribulation, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas and Cape Tribulation

A travel blog entry by blondietaff

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It was about a 3hour journey from Mission beach to Port Douglas on the way we stopped off at some wonderful sights. Mossman creek was the first stop which had a waterfall and creek where you could swim the weather was so hot it was good to cool off and no ...

Nature Corner: Part 4 Flower Power, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Nature Corner: Part 4 Flower Power

A travel blog entry by andy-louise

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Continuing my obsession with taking close up photos of flowers...here is a selection from Singapore, Bali and Australia so far! With the odd gecko and palm trees at Port Douglas thrown in! ...

Port Douglas - Barrier Reef, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas - Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by alanandlydia

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... to the Barrier Reef. Villa is great and brekkie (getting the lingo) was very good.   The coach turned up and off we went to Port Douglas where we got on the boat to the reef. It took an hour and a half to get there. The weather was fantastic, sun ...

Sugar Cane country, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Sugar Cane country

A travel blog entry by drownsroundaus

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... name would suggest. Very pretty walk and the kids enjoyed the Mr Whippy icecreams at the end of the walk too. Then stopped in at Port Douglas town (the caravan park we are staying at is about 8km south of the town). Kids had a play at the playground. ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by sam222

Snorkelling and lots of sightseeing to the ...

Port Douglas 23.6. - 27.6.2013, Port Douglas, Autralia travel blog

Port Douglas 23.6. - 27.6.2013

A travel blog entry by kiantravel

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... Ändlä schien das nicht zu stören und sie genoss mit Lesen den schönen, aber belebten Strand von Port Douglas. Am Donnerstag hiess es dann Abschied nehmen von unserem Van. Da das Auto in einem sauberen Zustand zurückgebracht werden ...

Crumpet Crocodiles, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Crumpet Crocodiles

A travel blog entry by joanneandjean

... But of course to get to those place you need a car, and having one has shaped this second act of my time in Australia completely.  From an initiating road trip with my O’ Reily Sisters and Jean from Newcastle to Byron I experienced my first ...

Green, green, green... but it looks like NZ?, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Green, green, green... but it looks like NZ?

A travel blog entry by robsons

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... to try the “Anal Angst” and “Rectum Ripper” hot sauces on our nachos! After this we wandered around Port Douglas for awhile, strolling down the main street and along near the beach (mud flat).  Bit wary of crocs lurking in ...

Luxery Accomodations = Blah, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Luxery Accomodations = Blah

A travel blog entry by crothbart

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... photo ops from being on the river. Overall, it was kind of a lazy ride and it was good to be on our way to Port Douglas.  Probably 1.5 hours later....we made it to Port Douglas.  I was being dropped off...while the others on the tour were ...

Port Douglas, Mowbray, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by borg

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Sun, sea ...and rain., Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Sun, sea ...and rain.

A travel blog entry by jess.hopwood

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... . So we had amazing weather whilst we were there, and much to Gingey's sadness, I have quite brown feet now :) And now we're in Port Douglas for the next 5 days, and it's amazing here. It feels like we've come for a holiday for the week, because we're ...

A little bit of tropical Paradise for Christmas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

A little bit of tropical Paradise for Christmas

A travel blog entry by downeydownunder

We spent 5 nights in the lovely Sea Temple resort in port Douglas, tropical Northern Queensland. The resort was very beautiful with a huge lagoon swimming pool in the middle. We had rented an apartment in the Grounds of the resort through a private agent ...

Exploring the Daintree, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Exploring the Daintree

A travel blog entry by mistyofthedane

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... into the car and headed north to Cape Tribulation. Cape Tribulation is a lovely spot on the coast approximately 1.5 hours north of Port Douglas. The drive up north was fairly standard sort of country highway driving. Once we got the to edge of the ...

Day 39 Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Day 39 Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by brad-melissa

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After all the early mornings we have had we decided to take it easy and give the kids the morning off. After breakfast I took the opportunity to explore why I didn't have indicator lights on the caravan. I purchased a multi meter while we were passing ...

Beach Horseriding!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Beach Horseriding!

A travel blog entry by nosbon

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At "Wonga Beach".  The brochure showed galloping along the sand, wind in your hair etc. I was given a helmet and mine wouldn't even trot properly!  Was supposed to leave Port Douglas today but still here!  It's just too ...

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, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by tanarae01

Wow! What a fabulous day! We left this morning at 9:00 to walk into town to go to the Quicksilver Dock to go out onto the Great Barrier Reef - and WOW - it was awesome! The weather was great like 75-80 degrees and for the most part the sun stayed out and ...

Hartleys crocs, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Hartleys crocs

A travel blog entry by gandsinoz

Today more crocs - hopefully we will actually see some this time!  Hartleys crocodile adventures - 20 mins down the road.  Boat trip to view the crocs followed by a feeding session with lots of info - very well done, nice park.  Then a ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by bkgedns

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... as I have always found ways to waste time but for Kate there has been no task that has taken her.  Here in Port Douglas, sitting outside the caravan last night, after some repetitive mutterings coming from a glazed expression, I said, “I found ...

Tropical North Queensland Famil, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Tropical North Queensland Famil

A travel blog entry by ladyhawknz

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... and history of the area. Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is situated just 15 minutes from Cairns and 50 minutes from Port Douglas. Voted Australia's best Major Tourist attraction, Skyrail is a world leader in eco-tourism, providing guests with a truly ...

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 ...

Übernahme Camper, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Übernahme Camper

A travel blog entry by chugelrund

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Die Übernahme unseres Campers verlief unkompliziert und wir fuhren erst mal 60 km nördlich nach Port Douglas - ein beschauliches und ziemlich nobles Städtchen.  Gefahrene Strecke: 90 km ...

Free camp for work!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Free camp for work!

A travel blog entry by lyn.jon

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... a free camp site at Mt. Molloy.  Well, there was a notice board there, and I saw an advert offering free camping at Port Douglas in exchange for a couple of hours work.  So I took the number and the day before we were due to leave Lake ...

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