Travel Blogs from Port Douglas, Australia

Sort by Newest Best first

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by vicki.illsley

2

... but it didnt stop me doing things, it was mainly drizzle so you didnt get soaked and it was still quite mild. I didnt think Port Douglas was that great, it was pretty, had a nice beach and some nices views of the rainforest but not one of my favourite ...

Port Douglas to Magnetic Island, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas to Magnetic Island

A travel blog entry by nath_and_rach

7

... Island which is directly across the ocean from Townsville. With this update we decided to change our plans and extend our stay in Port Douglas until it was safe and allow the storm to pass. However, when we awoke this morning at 9.00am to recieve another ...

Cards, campervans, campsites, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Cards, campervans, campsites

A travel blog entry by abz130

3

... but the warning signs for jellyfish and crocodiles kind of put us off). We continue the rest of today's journey to Port Douglas, passing the time with random conversations, and debates over passionate topics, such as Tim Tams vs Penguins and Haribo vs ...

Driving the Great Ocean Rd, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Driving the Great Ocean Rd

A travel blog entry by fedthegoat

Rented a car from Rent-a-bomb, a name that fills you with confidence before heading off on a six hundred k ...

Cairns to Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Cairns to Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by kevinsullivan

3

... before your eyes. Along Cook Highway are several lookout places but today the views were being spoiled by the weather, being overcast. Port Douglas used to be a sleepy fishing village, not now though. It is now a first class tourist destination. It also ...

Luxury is a bucket of prawns and a tv!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Luxury is a bucket of prawns and a tv!

A travel blog entry by liznrob

5

29 June 2009 to 19 July 2009 Cairns – Port Douglas – Cooktown – Cairns Now that we've hit the east coast we feel as if we have lost our travellin’ mojo a bit as this is all familiar territory to us now. We know Cairns quite well ...

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

Port Douglas & Cape Tribulation

A travel blog entry by chris-barbara

1
21

... locals. Dozens of the local boys & girls were having surfing lessons – all in their little "stinger suits" - quite cute. Port Douglas is supposed to be 'up market' but I think that only applies to the many exclusive Resorts lining the road ...

Wedding Bells are in the air!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Wedding Bells are in the air!

A travel blog entry by richarddward

Jos ...

Camping on the Beach, Ellis Beach to Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Camping on the Beach

A travel blog entry by spicersinoz

... we seem to retire to bed at 8:30, not sure if it's still the travelling jetlag, or the darkeness. Sunday off the Port Douglas, known as the town where the wealthy stay and holiday, Bill Clinton made it famous by vacationing here many times. Caught ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by houseofhal

2

... some freedom again. It was great travelling with a group, but we're ready to do our own thing again. Drove to Port Douglas. It's a very trendy and well designed town. Very cute and friendly. Also very lush...probably lots of spiders and snakes ...

DAY 206 - KURANDA TO PORT DOUGLAS - PONCHO PEOPLE, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

DAY 206 - KURANDA TO PORT DOUGLAS - PONCHO PEOPLE

A travel blog entry by kangarog

32

... . It is a great place with a few quirky shops and loads of restaurants. It isn't overly pretentious and seemed pretty laid back. Port Douglas and especially Kuranda are how I imagined Byron Bay would be. They are both more laid back and have a much more ...

Port Douglas, Great Barrier Reef and Rainforest, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas, Great Barrier Reef and Rainforest

A travel blog entry by elizabethsutton

1

Hope the map pin works this ...

We can't wait to say G'day, Great Barrier, Magnetic Island, Atherton Tablelands, Australia travel blog

We can't wait to say G'day

A travel blog entry by teamjc

53

... Cairns). We set off at 8am and arrived about 8pm after a lunch, dinner and tea stop on the way. Unfortunately the 2 smelliest people in Australia were on the bus for the 1st leg, resulting in Jo and I having to do a not-so-subtle seat move after the pong ...

Great Barrier Reef, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by mshulist

1
3

Great Barrier Reef Adventure (March 16th): Today we went snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef with Poseidon Tours. In this blog entry I will talk about the reef and the animals that live there and the experience of going snorkeling on the ...

Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary

A travel blog entry by mshulist

12

We went to "The Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary." We started out by having "Breakfast with the Birds." It was so fun! We had all these birds walking around us, and we had Rainbow Lorakeets walk on our table. If we had any bread, then they would try ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by cielo

7

... afterwords. I lied on the pool for a while and later on went to town to have dinner with Sandra and Victor. Was a nice day. Port Douglas ist etwa ne Stunde von Cairns entfernt, ein kleines Dorf aber sehr nett. Da es nicht sehr viel zu sehen gibt, hab ...

Mal was anderes, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Mal was anderes

A travel blog entry by frechdaxxx

Cairns! Die ganze Zeit erzaehle ich euch schon von Cairns! Doch wie ist Cairns wirklich? Naja zugegeben es is nicht gerade der Renner! Eine riessen Touristadt mit hunderten von Bettenburgen einem riessen Jachthafen und einer mit Bars, Shops und ...

Working 9-5, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Working 9-5

A travel blog entry by smettie

... and got me loads of sympathy! For the moment I don't anticipate me writing too often to you via Travelpod but should anyone wish to go trad you can write/send to : Dougie's 111 Davidson St Port Douglas QLD 4871 It looks like I'll be here for some ...

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

Port Douglas - The Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by nath_and_rach

4

... to upload soon (currently travel blog preventing upload of further photos). At 3.00pm we left the reef and headed back to Port Douglas shores. We had a fun evening watching 'The Holiday'. It was kinda random watching a Christmas movie in March! Tomorrow ...

For the last time..., Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

For the last time...

A travel blog entry by smettie

This is the last one from Port and it is with some sadness that I am writing this entry today. I've dismantled my tent and packed all my stuff into the car which will be whizzing me down the East Coast. I've filled my esky with food to sustain me on the ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by cheryltaylor

11

Hi All, We arrived late on Wednesday so just went to bed. Thursday was our day on the reef, the wind was very strong but teh sun shone.  We managed not to be sick ont he way out to the reef.  On the reef we went snorkelling, the fish were ...

Animal magic, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Animal magic

A travel blog entry by sespaul

1
20

... seems a shame not to give this a try so we hop on a shuttle bus just a short journey down the road to Port Douglas Wildlife Habitat. The habitat has all kinds of birds and animals including koalas, kangaroos, crocodiles, kookaburras and lorikeets.  ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by danielleandsean

10

... living a luxury life of Coles basic brands. The kitchen in the hostel was not too bad which was a bonus. During our stay in Port Douglas we had afternoon strolls along four mile beach and had a wander up to the shops along the main road every now and ...

Darwin to Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Darwin to Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by nath_and_rach

3

... . We had a good short flight landing in Cairns at 9.30. After a discussion on the plane we decided we would stay at Port Douglas instead of Cairns taking the advice from friends and locals. With a courtesy car arranged we were picked up from the airport ...

Port Douglas - unser nördlichstes Ziel, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port Douglas - unser nördlichstes Ziel

A travel blog entry by aussie_annjenn

21

... gerade wegen dieser Umstände sahen wir hier einige der schönsten Kulissen des nördlichen Australiens. Schon der Highway nach Port Douglas war unglaublich schön, denn dort treffen Regenwald und Great Barrier Reef aufeinander - dazwischen ist der ...

Port Douglas / Daintree Rainforest, Port Douglas, Australie travel blog

Port Douglas / Daintree Rainforest

A travel blog entry by tunik

2
28

Flavia: Bonjour à tous ceux qui regardent le blog, Aujourd'hui nous avons donc réservé un guide qui nous ferai visité la forêt tropicale : Nous nous préparons pour le départ ,une fois prêt nous descendons et ...

Port Douglas, Port Douglas, Australie travel blog

Port Douglas

A travel blog entry by tunik

1

1ère journée pleine au bord de mer. D'abord un peu de plage avec un body board dans les vagues, une dose de piscine, une autre de tennis, une sortie "en ville" ( avec les vélos), re-piscine, un peu de course, etc. Bref, une belle ...

Port of Rest, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Port of Rest

A travel blog entry by marciad

1
9

... , finished my book, walked around town and hung out with some peeps. Just what the doctor ordered! This morning, I peaced out of Port Douglas and took the bus back to Cairns for the morning to organize some onward travel. Generally the two things I tend ...

Playground for the rich!, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

Playground for the rich!

A travel blog entry by mike_margaret

2
14

... the port was destroyed by a cyclone in 1911. About seventy years later in the flashy 1980s, Christopher Skase saw the potential of Port Douglas with the beautiful 4 mile beach, as a holiday resort town. After his company built the first luxury resort, the ...

The Great Barrier Reef, Port Douglas, Australia travel blog

The Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by holly_ken

11

... to the Great Barrier Reef than Cairns is, we thought we'd book a dive there. The hour drive between Cairns and Port Douglas alone was enough to make Port Douglas worth visiting... A long winding road running alongside calm golden beaches, swaying palm ...

Sort by Newest Best first