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Inside Background
Port Douglas is a small, laid-back village of about 3000 residents 70km north...
Last edited: February 27, 2007
Cairns airport transfers, daily shuttle bus, taxis, limousine, hire cars, town...
Last edited: May 27, 2016
From Cairns Most people will arrive at the Domestic or International terminal...
Last edited: May 27, 2016
If you intend going on one of the cruises to Low Isles with one of the Port...
Last edited: September 30, 2014
Wow, Port Douglas is ahead of the game here with free web apps. Leading the...
Last edited: January 15, 2015
The landscape of Port Douglas township is quite flat, with wide footpaths and...
Last edited: March 09, 2011
Most of the unfavourable reviews read here are generally brought about because...
Last edited: December 16, 2008
Inside Things to Do
 Cruise Ship Passengers & Crew   Great visitor information and discounts...
Last edited: January 24, 2015
There are lots of thing to do in Port Douglas!   Some are free (like watching...
Last edited: September 05, 2014
Port Douglas has a great annual community festival. For 10 balmy days and...
Last edited: May 21, 2015
Port Douglas Historic Walk Try the award winning Historic Walk that starts at...
Last edited: March 01, 2015
A must do on a visit to Port Douglas is a day on the reef . So many styles of...
Last edited: February 03, 2015
Firstly, two things to note about rain in the tropics, 1.  it's not cold when...
Last edited: March 09, 2011
Amazing scenery is one of the main attractions of Port Douglas and one of the...
Last edited: April 06, 2013
Join us for a truly unique rainforest experience. BTS Tours have been operating...
Last edited: April 15, 2013
Calypso has 2 boats - one takes 60 passengers, the other is Pure Dive and it...
Last edited: November 13, 2009
Quicksilver allows you to choose your Great Barrier Reef experience - Cruise to...
Last edited: August 31, 2009
Get a helicopter flight  On a 50 minute tour over the Great Barrier Reef you...
Last edited: July 07, 2011
25 years local operation, smallest group size of a maximum of thirty...
Last edited: July 29, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Wherever you go, take a big appetite! Servings are big and the food is...
Last edited: February 09, 2015
2015. The Tin Shed or the Combined Clubs is very good for cheap eating in Port...
Last edited: January 23, 2015
Inside Australia: For Foreign Visitors
The Australian Dollar The Australian currency is the Australian Dollar ($1...
Last edited: June 08, 2016
Passports and Visas All foreign visitors must have a valid passport to enter...
Last edited: March 21, 2016
In Australia, the emergency call number is 000 . This number is a free call...
Last edited: March 21, 2016
Please and thank you can always stand anyone in good stead.  Here are a few...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
0011 is the International Access (Dialing) Code from within Australia. 61 is...
Last edited: June 21, 2016
Like many aspects subject to globalis(z)ation, tipping for good service has...
Last edited: June 16, 2016
VisaWizard -the only official Australian government visa application website is...
Last edited: March 29, 2016
The seven Australian states have similar school holiday dates, but there is...
Last edited: February 05, 2012
Be prepared and know the slang so you won't look like a drongo.   Colloquial...
Last edited: June 03, 2016
  Courtesy of www.slsa.com.au  The first rule of beach safety is: Always swim...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
Canberra is the Capital of Australia and the seat of the Commonwealth...
Last edited: December 28, 2011
Customs is a very important part of protecting Australia from foreign pests...
Last edited: October 31, 2013
If you are a temporary overseas visiting driver and you hold a current overseas...
Last edited: May 30, 2016
Don't be scared, just be sensible and careful please! As a traveller, most...
Last edited: February 05, 2012
Train - Sydney to Melbourne Long distance train travel in Australia is largely...
Last edited: June 24, 2014
Most goods in Australia are subject to a 10% GST (goods & services tax...
Last edited: September 09, 2013
Here are a few excellent sources of useful safety information for the great...
Last edited: April 15, 2009
Forget about taking the overnight train trip (10/11 hours) from Sydney to...
Last edited: August 01, 2010
When looking for a more unusual getaway location, many people are looking to...
Last edited: September 23, 2015
The "Whereis" website provides online maps for most major cities & towns...
Last edited: February 10, 2007
Online Travel Agents are an integral part of many people's travels. Used...
Last edited: August 05, 2014
The purpose of this article is provide some insight into how the Online Travel...
Last edited: February 05, 2015
When bringing your appliances to Australia, you may need these 2 devices...
Last edited: May 16, 2015
It's hard to know where to start when self booking/planning a 2-week trip to...
Last edited: September 12, 2013
Telcos There are three mobile or cell phone networks in Australia operated by...
Last edited: February 01, 2016
  Australians drive on the left-hand side of the road and use the metric system...
Last edited: June 15, 2016
Traffic cameras enforce both red-light and speeding offences and improve safety...
Last edited: May 19, 2015
This is a collection of 35+ Apps covering many tourist regions and icons around...
Last edited: December 08, 2015
It's difficulty to imagine that anyone could write a Traveller Article on...
Last edited: February 28, 2016