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.
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.