PORT DOUGLAS. Far North Queensland. Boho Luxe Guide.

A beautiful amalgamation of the deep rooted Aboriginal history, crocodiles, coconuts, tourists, the vast Daintree, miles of beaches, and backpackers who came for a visit but never left, is a place they call

PORT DOUGLAS

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 THE ULTIMATE GUIDE FOR ANYONE WITH A PENCHANT FOR NATURAL BEAUTY, RESPECT FOR INDIGENOUS CULTURE, AND A HEART FULL OF BOHEMIAN INCLINATION. 

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               STAY                          

Combi CampervanQT Resort, Pullman Resort (private villas), The Sheraton (Private villas), The Artists Houses ,  Thala Beach Lodge, Silky Oaks Lodge, Executive Retreats.

SUNDOWNERS

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Estilo  QT (book a private booth outdoors), Barbados, Thala Beach Lodge (beach shack).

OR

Hire out The Vintage Van for your personalised mobile bar service.

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EAT       

The Mexican, On the Inlet, Betty’s Bohemian Beach Cafe (brunch), Salsa, Bel Cibo, OTZ for fantastic home-made meals and Lizzys famous “locals” dinner on Wed and Fri nights.

Private in -House Dining

Magic Mouthfulls

Cupcakes

Cupcake Cafe (Roberta 0407 317 676)

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PACK

                   Anything Spell and the Gypsy Collective, Birkenstocks, silver jewels, anklets, tassel belts and bags, string bikinis, sandals, long flowing skirts, suncream, paints, paper, pencils, books and a camera.                                  

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 Tip

October best time to be there

                                     

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DO

Walk/bike ride Seven Mile beach

Take a Yoga class on the beach. $15 daily. BYO towel.

Build a beach fort

Paddle Board

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Hartleys Crocodile Farm

Canoe down the river

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Eat coconuts

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(best fresh coconut cocktails at Thala Beach Lodge lookout)

Support the local music. Acts and festivals on a heavy rotation (The Grass is Greener)

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Hire a tinny and catch dinner

Take a sunset cruise

Go crabbing

Jungle Surf

Horse Ride on the Beach

Paint draw read write

Robinson Crusoe yourself on one of the many stretches of beaches

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Watch the latest releases under the star at the Moonlight Cinema (seasonal)

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SHOP

Sunday Markets (a must)

Ahoy Trader (by the lovely one and only Jai Vasicek) + they stock Spell & the Gypsy Collective. Bonus!

Moonshine Bay (gorgeous locally made jewellery)

Handmade Dreamcatchers Betty’s Bohemian Cafe

Gift Store QT for quirky beach gamesWhile Away book store

Local PD Designer swimwear by Tahitian Lim

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Tip            

Visit Cape Tribulation. Lunch smack bang on the beach with your toes in the sand at the Cape Tribulation Beach House (best burgers in town) followed by a dip at Mason’s Swimming Hole.IMG_9159

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