Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
Port Douglas is considered as one of the most popular destinations in the world to get married. The beautiful surroundings and the tropical weather combine to ensure that Port Douglas weddings are a great experience.
It is the only location on the face of earth where 2 World-Heritage Sites exist side by side. The first site is the Great Barrier Reef, which is the largest coral reef in the world that covers an area of 300,000 square kilometers. The second site is the Daintree rainforest – the biggest continuous stretch of tropical rainforest that exists in Australia. The mere significance of the location makes it the ultimate location for your wedding.
There are different options available for couples for their wedding ceremony. If you are looking for a traditional wedding, the best option for you will be the historical St Mary by the Sea church. The stunning venue is centrally located in the town of Port Douglas and is easily one of the best venues of area. It is a non-denominational church which means that Port Douglas weddings are open for all faiths.
St Mary by the Sea Church Port Douglas
Port Douglas famous Saint Mary by the Sea church, is beautifully made and provides a stunning view of the Coral Sea and the pristine rainforest. The window is left open for the exact purpose of providing the most surreal wedding experience. Approximately, 400 Port Douglas weddings are held at St Mary by the Sea each year.
Make your wedding day spectacular with the help of Plaza Port Douglas Resort
Alternatively, you can have your wedding on the beach. The world famous silky sand beach will provide the most cost effective option as you won’t be charged for your wedding if the ceremony is conducted in less than an hour. Lastly, the most exotic option available to get married is on board a sailboat while cruising over the largest stretch of coral reef in the world.
Wedding accommodation in Port Douglas
The first thing to consider for your Tropical North Queensland wedding will be the ideal Port Douglas accommodation that will enhance your overall tropical experience. The Central Plaza Port Douglas Resort Holiday Accommodation is one such option that is just a 3 minutes stroll from the beautiful 4 Mile Beach of Port Douglas. “It gives you to option of choosing from affordable fully furnished 1, 2, and 3 bedroom luxury spa apartments with private balconies….perfect Port Douglas wedding accommodation for the bride, groom and their wedding guests“. Check out Plaza Port Douglas Wedding Packages or ask the Resort Mangers Iain and Fiona any questions you have on wedding packages or accommodation in Central Port Douglas for the Bride groom or wedding party.
Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
If you are looking for the perfect getaway, Port Douglas is the place to be. The world famous 4 Mile Beach of Port Douglas is the ideal place to relax and indulge your senses, forgetting the worries of hectic modern day life. The Great Barrier Reef, which is a World Heritage Site, is the largest coral reef of the world that stretches over 2023 km. It has been labeled by CNN as one of the “Seven Natural Wonders of the World”. A visit to the reef to snorkel and experience this wonderful sight adds to the ultimate tropical holiday experience.
The mere act of walking along the beautiful 4 Mile Beach in Port Douglas is a mesmerizing experience, relax or swim. Apart from everything that nature has to offer, there are also a huge variety of activities in Port Douglas to ensure that you, your family, and friends have the most entertaining time.
You must go snorkeling while in Port Douglas on The Great Barrier Reef
If you are the adventurous kind, there are numerous water based activities you can undertake. You can enjoy sailing, surfing, fishing, diving, snorkeling, diving or just cruising the reef. There are boats, which depart every day from the Port Douglas Marina Mirage, offering different types of tours of the world’s largest coral reef – The Great Barrier Reef.
Let us help you learn to dive on the best place in the world - The Great Barrier Reef
You can visit the art galleries in the Port Douglas area that feature a range of Aboriginal and local artists. You can go for a shopping spree in the village or at the Port Douglas Marina Mirage. If you prefer to just take it easy, you relax in any of the various sidewalk cafes along Macrossan Street and quietly watch the world go by as you casually sip your coffee.
Port Douglas Accommodation Specials
Central Plaza has a large number of Port Douglas Accommodation Packages that will enhance your perfect holiday experience in this tropical paradise. Central Plaza Port Douglas Resort Holiday Accommodation is just 3 minutes walk away from the beautiful 4 Mile beach in Port Douglas and a short walk to Port Douglas’s Macrossan Street. It is the ideal location to explore the region. Central Plaza gives you the option of choosing from affordable, fully furnished 1, 2, and 3 bedrooms luxury spa apartments with private balconies…the perfect Port Douglas accommodation Special Packages for a perfect Port Douglas holiday.
Let us help you learn to dive on the best place in the world – The great barrier Reef
Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
One of the most prestigious events of Port Douglas is the festival of Carnivale. The event, which is held every May, started in 1993 to celebrate the beginning of the tourist season and market the beautiful Port Douglas area as the ideal vacation destination.
Carnivale is a week-long party and is regarded as the most exhilarating North Queensland event of the year. It is unique in its own right and the primary reason for which May is considered the best time to visit the Port Douglas region and enjoy accommodation at our Port Douglas Accommodation Special deals. The award winning tourism event attracts people from all over the world and keeps everyone enthralled as the entire community takes part in the spectacular event.
Port Douglas Carnival Accommodation Specials with Central Plaza Port Douglas Resort
Port Douglas Carnivale 2012
The dates for Port Douglas Carnivale 2012 are May 18th – 27th 2012. It is best to come for the entire time to get the most of the celebrations. The Street Fiesta is considered an all time favourite Carnivale event by many participants. It is a colossal street party that is held on Macrossan Street, the main street of Port Douglas. During the party, the whole street is blocked off and no vehicles are allowed in the vicinity till the party is on.
The Carnivale is, however, not restricted to just street parties. It has now evolved into a broad program that involves the whole community. There are events that have become family favourites like the Longest Lunch, Palates of Port, Four Mile Beach Day, Marina Mirage Seafood Extravaganza, and AME Bullride Spectacular.
Also, there is the all-night alfresco dining where you can dine from a huge variety of 80 Port Douglas restaurants and food stalls. It is a mesmerizing experience where you find yourself immersed in live music, fine selection of wine, street theater, and fireworks. The party is always on in Port Douglas and during the Carnivale, you can be sure that everything will be nothing short of spectacular. Book your Port Douglas resort accommodation now to make sure you are part of this great North Queensland event.
Sports lovers would appreciate the huge variety of adventurous activities at their disposal. They can witness or participate in the Port Douglas Golf Challenge, regatta, and fishing competition.
All these activities are perfectly complemented by the balmy weather and the magnificent beauty of Port Douglas. Hence, there is something for everyone in Port Douglas during the Carnivale and if you are looking for the perfect vacation, then Carnivale would be the ultimate experience for you and your family to enjoy while on holidays.
Port Douglas Accommodation specials during Carnivale
Central Plaza Port Douglas Resort Holiday Accommodation is just 3 minutes away from the beautiful 4 Mile Beach of Port Douglas and a short walk to Macrossan Street, the heart of this village with its range of cafes, restaurants and boutiques. Central Plaza provides the ideal Port Douglas accommodation that gives you to option of choosing from affordable fully furnished 1,2, and 3 bedroom luxury spa apartments with private balconies, just perfect for your next Port Douglas getaway. Check out the Accommodation Special Deals at Plaza Port Douglas Resort
Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
Port Douglas, Tropical North Queensland is considered the 3rd best town of Australia, according to the Australian Traveler magazine. This world famous beach and tourism destination is just an hour’s drive from the city of Cairns. The journey to Port Douglas is a spectacular sight in itself as you travel the coastal road that is surrounded by the beautiful Coral Sea and an equally enchanting forest.
Port Douglas is considered a perfect getaway, a perfect holiday destination the escape the trials and tribulations of modern day life. This tropical oasis offers the perfect environment for you to relax while being equipped with all the sophisticated worldly comforts.
Port Douglas Holiday Apartments
There are various options of Port Douglas holiday apartments that will greatly enhance your perfect holiday in this tropical paradise. Central Plaza Port Douglas Resort Accommodation is just 3 minutes walk from the beautiful 4 Mile Beach of Port Douglas. It is the ideal Port Douglas accommodation that gives you to option of choosing from affordable fully furnished 1, 2, and 3 bedroom luxury spa apartments complete with private balconies. Enjoy Port Douglas resort facilities including an outdoor pool, spa and bbq gazebo…all set in tropical landscaped gardens.
View from Flag Staff Hill over 4 Mile Beach
The sheer sight of witnessing the sunset over the beautiful ocean is mesmerizing enough to make you forget all your world worries. Let the friendly management team book your sunset cruise to experience this amazing spectacle. The tropical North Queensland climate is extremely seductive as the days are balmy and the evenings are a magnificent spectacle of velvet starry sky. The tropics are truly a feast to indulge your senses.
Central Plaza Port Douglas has perfect location in the middle of Port Douglas.
There is a huge list of water activities that Port Douglas and its surroundings offer. You can go for a casual walk along 4 Mile Beach for starters and then, you can take on bigger adventures like kite surfing, snorkeling, sailing and diving the World Famous Great Barrier Reef.
Avid golfers would appreciate the variety of world class golf courses in the area and needless to say, the environment in which the game will be played will ensure that it is an experience of a lifetime.
Furthermore, you can choose to go to the Flagstaff Hill, which provides a magnificent view of the entire town. The casual stroll up is the hill with the cool breeze blowing over your face is an extremely relaxing experience. It is highly recommended that anyone who visits Port Douglas should take a stroll to the Flagstaff Hill, at least once to enjoy the view over 4 Mile Beach and Port Douglas Holiday Accommodation.
Sunday, April 25th, 2010
looking for great Mooloolaba accommodation on the Sunshine Coast for next weekend, then hurry as the May Day Long Weekend is nearly here.
Coco Mooloolaba Accommodation Beach Holiday Apartments offer luxury one and two bedroom Mooloolaba Accommodation apartments with exclusive facilities such as pool, spa and landscaped BBQ entertainment area.
Coco is the newest Mooloolaba Beach luxurious holiday apartment accommodation. Located in the heart of Mooloolaba, Queensland Australia and only 400 metres from Mooloolaba’s famous surf patrolled beach and 100 metres to Mooloolaba’s Esplanade renowned for it’s cafes, restaurants and boutiques.
Coco Mooloolaba Beach Accommodation has everything you need for the perfect Sunshine Coast Holiday.
Our friendly staff can arrange all your Sunshine Coast tours for you, making it easier for you to sit back and relax and enjoy your Mooloolaba Accommodation.
Tempted??????? Arrange your Sunshine Coast accommodation for this upcoming long weekend at Coco Mooloolaba for fantastic value in a fantastic setting at Mooloolaba on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Thursday, April 15th, 2010
Wanting great Sunshine Coast Accommodation whilst visiting Noosa and the Audi Food and Wine Festival, (30th April and May 1st and 2nd) then check out Outrigger Noosa for affordable Noosa holiday accommodation. Noosa Outrigger offers outstanding accommodation and hospitality at Noosaville, a short drive from cosmopolitan Noosa Heads. Situated by the Noosa River, the whole family can enjoy the parks, water ways and relaxed atmostphere that is Noosaville.
The Audi Food and Wine Festival offers an influential line-up of leading chefs, iconic winemakers, leading food and wine media, restaurateurs and serious foodies converge on the magical setting of Noosa on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast to taste, talk, debate, dine and indulge…. Noosa Style!
The 2010 Festival will include over 150 contributors made up of Australia’s leading chefs, winemakers, food producers, restaurateurs, restaurant critics and media.
This is simply the best fun you will have over three days of food, wine, lifestyle events and entertainment.
Visit the Audi Food and Wine Festival, stay at Outrigger Noosa and enjoy Noosa style on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia.