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2017 Christmas and New Years Eve Restaurant and Event Information

Christmas and New Year's Eve is a very busy time in Port Douglas with many families celebrating this special time of year together in paradise. The key to a great festive season in Port Douglas is to be prepared and book in advance.

To help you out we have collected the opening days of most local restaurants on Christmas Day and New Year's Eve. You'll find that besides these two key days restaurants and bars will trade following their normal opening hours.

Open for Christmas Day lunch (25 DEC)

Hi Tide Restaurant
Rattle N Hum

Night Owl


Open for Christmas Day dinner (25 DEC)

Open on New Year's Eve (31 DEC)

The Court House
Hi Tide Restaurant
Rattle N Hum
Nautilus Restaurant
The Beach Shack
Bel Cibo
Flames of the Forest
Seabean Tapas Bar & Restaurant
High Falls Riverside Restaurant
The Mexican
Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course
Salsa Restaurant
Barrier Reef Tavern

New Years Eve Fireworks Displays (31 DEC)

Fireworks for New Years Eve are put on by local businesses, the Douglas Chamber of Commerce and Douglas Shire Council at 8:30pm & 12 midnight on the 31st of December.

Please check for latest news updates on events.

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