Port Douglas News

Cure Your Holiday Hangover - Enter Now To Win A Trip To Port Douglas!

Posted: 10 Oct 2018

We've all been there....that undeniable feeling of doom and gloom as you return home after a fabulous vacation. Whether you have travelled near or far there is no denying the post-holiday blues exist, but never fear we have the cure! Say goodbye to your H

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Travstar Now Accepts Crypto As A Payment Option

Posted: 09 Oct 2018

We now accept major crypto tokens as payment for all our holiday packages, accommodation and tours.

Travstar has partnered with TravelbyBit so we can securely add major crypto tokens as payment.



TravelbyBit is a blockchain payment platform founded right

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Oh Port Douglas, You Really Are Something Special

Posted: 08 Oct 2018

From the beautiful nature to the relaxed lifestyle, friendly people and everything in between. Hands up who loves Port Douglas?! 



 



 


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Not For Profits Welcome: Reef Restoration Foundation!

Posted: 04 Oct 2018

Currently lots of free & authentic experiences organised by community organisations are hard to be found by visitors. We would like to change that!



We offer Not For Profit organisations like the Reef Restoration Foundation an opportunity to be sponsored

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Coral Successfully Planted On Great Barrier Reef

Posted: 21 Sep 2018

Australia’s first corals to be grown in an ocean-based nursery have been successfully planted on the Great Barrier Reef in a bid to help high-value coral reefs within the World Heritage area recover from recent bleaching events.



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Reef Restoration

Posted: 21 Sep 2018

The Reef Restoration Foundation’s Coral Crusaders have been growing corals on coral tree frames in Australia’s first ocean-based nursery. This restoration method has been proven to help regenerate degraded reefs overseas and is being piloted for the Great

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Top 15 Tnq September School Holiday Deals!

Posted: 21 Sep 2018

September school holidays are upon us! We’ve rounded up the top 15 one day family experiences around the region to help you make the most of these school holidays! There’s no need to break the bank though, as we have asked them to provide the best local d

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Not For Profits Welcome!

Posted: 17 Sep 2018

Currently lots of free & authentic experiences organised by community organisations are hard to be found by visitors.



We would like to change that!



We offer Not For Profit organisations like the Cairn Museum an opportunity to be sponsored on Tourism Tow

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We Are Excited To Announce That We Are Launching Our New Best Of Tablelands Tour!

Posted: 13 Sep 2018

One year since purchasing the original Daintree touring company, Billy Tea Safaris, parent company Down Under Cruise and Dive continues to invest in the small group touring specialist with this week’s announcement of the launch of a day tour to the Athert

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Join Our Top Tnq September School Holiday Deals 2018 Campaign!

Posted: 12 Sep 2018

School Holiday is fast approaching! It's time to kick into gear, step up your promotional activities and get ready to boost bookings!



Tourism Town can help you! Join our TOP TNQ SEPTEMBER SCHOOL HOLIDAY DEALS 2018 CAMPAIGN to tap into the holiday buzz fo

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Vote For Us!

Posted: 23 Aug 2018

If you’ve had an awesome day with us don’t forget to vote for Hook Up Charters in the Newsport Business and Tourism Awards: https://www.newsport.com.au/business/2018-douglas-business-tourism-awards/



Voting will close at midnight on Sunday 4 November.


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Coral Growth Success

Posted: 22 Aug 2018

The first crop of corals grown in our pilot ocean-based nursery have exceeded expectations, with some of our species, on average, increasing in size by 2.5 times in six months.  The corals were measured and a progress report was prepared by Reef Ecologic,

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How Cute Is This Little Guy?

Posted: 17 Aug 2018

We spotted him the other day out on the river while tubing! You will be amazed by all the different animals you spot out on the river. 

You know it's going to be a good day when you start the day off tubing down natural rivers with Aussie Drifterz! Crysta

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Where Do We Spend A Warm Day In#portdouglasdaintree?

Posted: 10 Aug 2018

Refreshing in the emerald green rainforest pools of Mossman Gorge of course!



20 min self-drive from Bay Villas, bus pickups possible too. Just ask reception.



First experience of the 200 million years old tropical rain forest... 



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Introducing The Champagne Breakfast

Posted: 09 Aug 2018

We are so excited to announce the return of a traditional Champagne Breakfast to our Classic hot air ballooning tours from Monday 14 May

Breakfast will be served at our purpose built Aussie bush setting nestled in the Mareeba Valley and offering views of

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Are You Looking To Do Something Action Packed Over Your Weekend?

Posted: 07 Aug 2018

If the answer is YES, Foaming Fury have got you covered! Grab some friends and join us out on the river for a Half-Day raft. This is the best way to spend your weekend!



If your wanting a more personalised rafting experience we offer VIP Rafting. You will

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Leeuwin Estate Wine Dinner

Posted: 31 Jul 2018

We had a great evening at the Leeuwin Estate wine dinner hosted by Senior Winemaker Tim Lovett at Zinc Port Douglas.



The Leeuwin Estate Art Series Range was showcased with a perfectly matched 5 course degustation by Head Chef Adam Weck.



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Thrilled To Be Included In Today’s “queensland On A Plate” Feature In Qweekend (the Courier-mail).

Posted: 31 Jul 2018

10 chefs across the state were asked to reveal their quintessential Queensland menu.



Spencer’s menu features, Cobia gravadlax, paperbark baked Snapper and coconut and pineapple crumble.



“...Tropical North Queensland has a unique food culture that can’t

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A Hot Cup Of Daintree Tea Overlooking The Rainforest.

Posted: 25 Jul 2018

What a perfect way to relax !



Treehouse hideaway in the Daintree Rainforest. There's no wifi or televisions in our rooms, so you can completely escape and relax... 



Photo credit: @cari_ontour 



#silkyoakslodge #roomwithaview#treehouse #hammocktime #ecot

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Give Your Customers The Convenience Of Instant Confirmation By Adding Card Payment To Your Offers!

Posted: 03 Jul 2018

We have made it simple for you to start accepting direct payments from your customers.

1. Login to your Tourism Town dashboard
www.tourismtown.com
2. Go to “My Integrations” in the left menu.
3. Click the manage button under the Stripe logo.
4. Click con...

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