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Port Douglas Major Regional Events 2017


Port Douglas Carnivale Macrossan Street Parade

Port Douglas Carnivale (26 - 28 MAY)

Port Douglas comes alive with the regions largest cultural festival - 'Carnivale', celebrating a taste of paradise with over 30 events including the Macrossan Street Festival, Seafood Extravaganza and plenty of brand new events Enjoy the arts, cuisine, entertainment, comedy and more. Visit 

Taste Port Douglas (11-13 AUGUST)

A deliciously packed weekend of local produce and producers, celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations, food stalls and much more.

The aim of Taste Port Douglas is to champion these industry trailblazers to a national and ultimately international stage, against the glorious backdrop of tropical paradise. more...


Portoberfest 2015

Porttoberfest 2017 (SATURDAY MID OCTOBER) TBC

Established in 2007, Port Douglas' official Beer Festival celebrates island like living in Tropical North Queensland.

Join in the fun and get dressed up in your best German Beer drinking outfits. Special guests - the Porttoberfest Dancing Girls! 


Great Barrier Reef Marathon

Tropical Journeys Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival (22 OCTOBER)

The Port Douglas' based Marathon Festival is hosted in the spectacular surroundings of the contemporary seaside town. Port Douglas comes alive as an Athletes Village. Register now, join in the fun and Run for the



Tropical Journeys Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival

The premier sporting event is now in its 7th year and will host over 3,000 participants on Sunday October 22. The event includes a full range of events from 2.5km, 5km, 10km, 21km, 42km marathon.

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