WHAT’S ON IN PORT DOUGLAS
Located beachside on pristine Four Mile Beach in Port Douglas, Pullman Port Douglas Sea Temple Resort & Spa is the perfect choice of accommodation for guests seeking to experience the top events, tourist activities and attractions in the area.
Below, you will find a list of what’s on in Port Douglas during your stay. For more recommendations or assistance with arranging tours, tickets or transportation, please consult the Pullman Port Douglas Sea Temple Resort & Spa Concierge team.
PORT DOUGLAS MARKETS
Popping up every Sunday on the town’s aptly named ‘Market Park’, these iconic markets are steeped in tradition, and with all goods showcased created and sold by local artisans you can rest assured you’re supporting the local community.
PALM COVE MARKETS
Palm Cove Markets stands as an exemplary beacon of sustainability, showcasing a diverse range of exceptional locally crafted products. Firmly entrenched as a cherished institution in Far North Queensland, it embodies a commitment to eco-conscious living.
Discover the World's Most Enchanting Markets Beneath the Majestic Mossman Raintrees. Every Saturday, from 7 am to 1 pm, Mossman hosts an authentic country market beneath the towering rain trees. This charming event showcases an abundance of fresh produce, including exotic fruits, aromatic herbs, spices, and a diverse array of vegetables.
GRAN FONDO FESTIVAL
Prepare for an unforgettable adventure along the stunning Great Barrier Reef Drive, linking Port Douglas and Palm Cove. After the resounding success of our inaugural event in 2022, the Port Douglas Gran Fondo is makes a triumphant return in September each year!
LAURA QUINKAN FESTIVAL
Experience the Vibrancy of Indigenous Culture at the 2023 Laura Quinkan Festival. Mark your calendars for a captivating weekend in July, as the Laura Quinkan Festival comes to life.
PORT DOUGLAS CARNIVALE
Experience the Vibrant Heartbeat of Port Douglas at 'Carnivale' - The Region's Premier Cultural Festival. Prepare for an unforgettable annual celebration as Port Douglas comes alive with the vibrant spirit of 'Carnivale.' This dynamic cultural festival is the largest of its kind in the region and promises an extravaganza that you won't want to miss.
PORTS SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL
Step into the World of Cinematic Excellence at the Port Shorts Film Festival. Prepare to be swept away by the magic of cinema amidst the breathtaking backdrop of Port Douglas. The Port Shorts Film Festival is a celebration of storytelling, creativity, and the art of filmmaking, offering a sensory feast for all who attend.
SAVANNAH IN THE ROUND
Experience the Uniqueness of Savannah in the Round: Your Ultimate Festival Getaway. Prepare for a festival experience like no other – Savannah in the Round is back, and it's ready to dazzle you with three unforgettable days of entertainment. This remarkable event is set against the stunning backdrop of the Mareeba Rodeo Arena (Kerribee Park), located just 7km from the heart of Mareeba in the Cairns Hinterland.
SURVIVOR GOLF GRAND FINALE
Get Ready for an Exciting Golfing Extravaganza Coming to Port Douglas in 2023! Calling all golf enthusiasts! The most exhilarating, fast-paced golf tournament is headed to a golf course near you in 2023. Get ready to experience the thrill of playing like the pros as you participate in a series of golf tournaments that could ultimately lead the winners of each event to a grand showdown in the finale.
TASTE PORT DOUGLAS
Get ready for a gastronomic adventure like no other as Taste Port Douglas, returns to captivate food enthusiasts and celebrate the region's finest culinary offerings. This event stands as one of Australia's premier culinary festivals, dedicated to showcasing world-class food, beverages, and culinary talent.