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Taste Port Douglas Food & Wine Festival 2017

11-13 Aug
2017

Taste Port Douglas Food & Wine Festival 2017


Celebrate the lifestyle and food culture of Tropical Far North Queensland at this year’s Taste Port Douglas Food Festival from the 11th to 13th August. With an inspiring line-up of chefs and industry influences from the most prestigious restaurants and publications in the country you are sure to experience the very best of Australian food culture at Taste Port Douglas. Don't forget to book your accommodation now, and while you're here why not enjoy a Great Barrier Reef or Rainforest tour?!

With the Festival Village based in beautiful Rex Smeal Park, come and enjoy cocktail parties, lunches and dinners featuring delicious fresh local produce prepared by the countries most prominent and upcoming chefs, all paired with premium wines, craft beers and other refreshments.

Remember to book your accommodation with us today to secure your place at this year's Taste Port Douglas Food Festival. Call 1300 780 806 now to book your Port Douglas accommodation and tours.

Over three big days this foodie fest will celebrate and highlight our beautiful Australian produce, farmers, Indigenous culture, chefs and restaurants - providing a myriad of different food experiences for lucky attendees.

  • Food Stalls Taste Port Douglas 2017
  • Fresh Produce Taste Port Douglas 2017
  • Pop up restaurants Taste Port Douglas 2017

Lunches and dinners will be held across different stunning locations in Port Douglas however the main event of the Taste Port Douglas Food Festival takes place over two days at the Festival Village at Rex Smeal Park. A picture perfect Far North Queensland location, this pretty park overlooks the Coral Sea and the mighty mountains of the Daintree Rainforest, providing the perfect vista to appreciate the region’s natural beauty as you sample all the delicious foods on offer at this foodie paradise.

Browse pop up restaurants and produce stalls, hear trade secrets from the guest chefs, meet the talented people behind the delicious wine and craft beers that you will sample and get involved in hands-on food workshops and classes. There are also cooking activities for the kids so the whole family can get involved!

If you’d prefer to just kick back and relax, grab a bite and cold drink from one of the stalls then pull up a rug on the grass to enjoy your food as live music fills the air.

  • Taste Port Douglas 2017
  • Taste Port Douglas 2017

There is something for every taste and budget at the 2017 Taste Port Douglas Food Festival - so book your Port Douglas accommodation now and come this awesome food festival in paradise! Check out these great Port Douglas accommodation deals and book today. With average temperatures of 25 degrees Port Douglas is the perfect winter escape, so come and enjoy the great weather, food and wine!

While you’re in town, why not make the most of the beautiful natural environment around you with a Great Barrier Reef or Daintree Rainforest tour? Call us on 1300 780 806 for information on tours.

Accommodation

Port Douglas is a premier tourism destination for both Australians and people from overseas, famous for it's beautiful beach and proximity to the World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef. With a diverse range of accommodation choices available for every budget, from family friendly resorts to adults-only retreats and private houses, you are sure to find something to suit you and your group. We are Port Douglas accommodation experts and can provide the best advice and prices for your stay in Port Douglas. Call us today on 1300 780 806 to book!

For a chance to WIN a VIP Foodie's Long Weekend in Paradise - click here thanks to Taste Port Douglas & delicious. Prize includes 4 Nights Accommodation at Sheraton Grand Mirage Port Douglas, VIP Media Launch10th August, Porstars Big Taste dinner 11th August, VIP Weekend pass to the festival village with VIP Lounge access, Sailaway Sunset Sailing, Dinner at Harrisons by Spencer Patrick plus $500 flight voucher.

Tours

With the Daintree Rainforest and Great Barrier Reef both less than an hour from Port Douglas, there are so many amazing experiences on your doorstep that it truly would be a shame not to see them! Go snorkelling or diving in the clear waters of the reef and see amazing coral formations and incredible marine life up close. Take a walk through the Daintree rainforest with an Aboriginal guide and gain an authentic perspective of this incredible ecosystem that has supported human life for over 40,000 years and been unchanged it its present state for around 150 million years. We have a range of tours to choose from including foodie tours, family friendly, nature, adventure, overnight experiences and more! Call us today on 1300 780 806 to book your Port Douglas experiences!

  • Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef
  • Explore the Daintree Rainforest
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12-14 Aug
2016
Taste Port Douglas Food & Wine Festival 2016

Taste Port Douglas Food & Wine Festival 2016

Experience the food culture and lifestyle of Tropical North Queensland with the Best Chefs in Australia! Celebrating world class food, beverages and talent the three day festival with showcase the regions' best.

Green Island Resort

3 Nights
Cairns Islands Resorts
Green Island Ultimate Great Barrier Reef PackageGreen Island Ultimate Great Barrier Reef PackageCairns Luxury Island Resort | Cairns Luxury Accommodation -SAVE $900Green Island Emeralds Restaurant at Night

Ultimate Reef Getaway 3 Night Package

Min Stay 3 nights
Ours From $1,724
Normal From $2,754
Save Up To $1,030

VALID 1-Apr-19 to 31-Mar-20

* Based on 2 persons, subject to availability.

Unbeatable value 3 Night Ultimate Package - Enjoy the tranquility of 3 luxurious nights on the Great Barrier Reef staying at Green Island Resort with complimentary Ferry Transfers from Cairns and complimentary Buffet Breakfast Daily.

Enjoy the Complimentary Island Activities including snorkelling from the sandy beach, a glass bottom tour, beach volleyball, windsurfing, guided evening nature walks and complimentary sunset drink each evening after the fish feeding.

On your second day experience the Outer Barrier Reef with a FREE Day Trip to the Outer Barrier Reef including snorkelling, underwater observatory, a semi-submarine coral viewing tour and buffet lunch.

Transfers to Green Island 
Return fast catamaran transfers from Cairns are included in your package. Transfers take around 45 minutes each way. It is necessary for your transfers to be pre-booked to ensure seating availability and to confirm travel with you prior to arrival.

Ensure to ask us about arranging an arrival body massage - the perfect way to start your Island Holiday!

Package includes

  • 3 Nights Accommodation on Green Island Resort
  • BONUS Outer Barrier Reef Day Trip with Lunch & Snorkelling & Semi Submersible Tour
  • Daily Buffet Breakfast
  • Daily Fish Feeding presentation
  • Daily Sunset Drink
  • Glass Bottom Boat Tour
  • Snorkelling Equipment
  • Guided night Nature Walks
  • Self guided Rainforest Walks
  • Use of non-motorised Beach Activities (Windsurfers, Canoes, Surf Skis, Beach Volleyball)
  • FREE WiFi access
  • Return vessel transfers to Green Island

Additional information

Subject to availability
Based on 2 Adults or Family 2Ad/2Ch (up to 14yrs)
Government Charges/Fuel levy included
Cancellations within 7-3 days prior to arrival subject to cancellation fee of $500. Cancellation 72 hours or less before arrival date will result in 100% fee.
Vessel transfer times must be booked at time of booking accommodation
Transfer times Cairns to Green Island 8:30am, 10:30am, 1:00pm
Transfer times Green Island to Cairns 9:15am/9:45am, 12:00pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm (ferry times subject to change)
BookingRef: UltGetaway

VALID 1-Apr-19 to 31-Mar-20

ROOM TYPE   MIN STAY PERSONS RATE  
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Island Suite Details Minimum Stay - 3 nights Rate for 2 People $1,724 Book
Island Suite Twin Details Minimum Stay - 3 nights Rate for 2 People $1,746 Book
Reef Suite Details Minimum Stay - 3 nights Rate for 2 People $2,096 Book
Island Suite Family Details Minimum Stay - 3 nights Rate for 4 People $2,697 Book
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  • Bar Fridge
  • Bathrobes Provided
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  • Room Service
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Linen and Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Alarm Clock
  • Rollaway Beds Available (Additional Fees apply)
  • Max 3 Guests
  • Spacious 56 sqm
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  • Private Balcony
  • Separate bath & shower
  • Air conditioned & Ceiling Fans
  • Bar Fridge
  • Bathrobes Provided
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  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Linen and Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
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  • Alarm Clock
  • Rollaway Beds Available (Additional Fees apply)
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  • Separate bath & shower
  • Air conditioned & Ceiling Fans
  • Bar Fridge
  • Bathrobes Provided
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Daily Room Service
  • Room Service
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Linen and Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Alarm Clock
  • Rollaway Beds Available (Additional Fees apply)
  • Max 3Ad or 2Ad & 2 Ch(4-14yrs) using existing bedding stay FREE
  • Spacious 56 sqm
  • Two Double Beds
  • Private Balcony
  • Separate bath & shower
  • Air conditioned & Ceiling Fans
  • Bar Fridge
  • Bathrobes Provided
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Daily Room Service
  • Room Service
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Linen and Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Alarm Clock
  • Rollaway Beds Available (Additional Fees apply)
  • 2Ad & 2 Ch(4-14yrs) using existing bedding stay FREE
  • Spacious 56 sqm

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