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2016 Christmas and New Years Eve Restaurant and Event Information

Christmas Day: 25 December

Almost all restaurants in Port Douglas are open Christmas Eve, however for Christmas Day restaurants in Port Douglas, Mossman and Daintree not part of a resort or accommodation house are often closed.

See list of OPEN restaurants OPEN for Christmas Lunch or Christmas Dinner below or see the full Festive Season PDF


Osteria Padella
QT Resort Port Douglas
The Tin Shed
Rattle N Hum
Reef Resort
Sheraton Mirage Resort Port Douglas
Pullman Sea Temple Resort
Ramada Port Douglas



QT Resort Port Douglas
Pullman Sea Temple Resort
Sheraton Mirage Resort Port Douglas
Siam by the Sea
Rattle N Hum
Star of Siam

Boxing Day: 26 December

Most restaurants will re-open Boxing Day

New Years Eve Fireworks Displays: 31 December

Almost all restaurants Port Douglas Restaurants will be open New Years Eve but bookings will be essential.

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

Please check for latest news updates on events.

TOURS operating Christmas Day

Uplift Watersports Parasailing

Tel: +61 0497 488 011

Tour Website

- Amazing views of Port Douglas
- Fly behind our custom-built boat
- Safe, comfortable and fun
- No experience necessary
- Tandom        - $170 (2people)
- Individual     - $  95 pp

from $85 per adult


Calypso Reef Cruises - Tropical Journeys

Part of the Tropical Journeys Group
FREECALL:  1800 005 966

Visit Website

- Offers family cruises
- Reef tours and dive trips
- Suitable for all ages
- Provides a unique full day reef experience
- Children tickets $181.50 (4-14yo)
- more...


from $246.5pp Inc EMC charge

Christmas in Port Douglas

2016 Port Douglas Full Restaurant Guide of Open and Close times for Christmas and New Years Eve

Click to download

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