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Historical Walks – Port Douglas, Mossman & Daintree Village

Stroll back through time in the Port Douglas Village

with the Douglas Shire Historical Society

1.  Former 1879 Port Douglas Court House12. Bank of News South Wales (site)
2. St. Andrew’s Anglican Church13. Exchange Hotel (site) & Carstens’ Memorial
3. Former Flagstaff Hill Lighthouse14. North Australian Hotel (central Hotel)
4. Flagstaff Hill Lookout & signal Flagstaff15. Buchanan’s Family Hotel (Courth House Hotel)
5. St. Mary’s Catholic Church16. Ramsay Store (site)
6. Former 1879 State School no. 33417. Waterfront Precinct (site)
7. Rutherford’s Corner18. St. Mary’s by the Sea
8. The Red Road (Davidson Street)19. Douglas Shire Council “Sugar” Wharf
9. Former Port Douglas Hospital (site)20. Caledonian Hotel (site)
10. Former Mossman Courht House (Clink Theatre)21. Douglas Divisional Board Wharf (“Tin Shed”)
11. Faugh-a-Ballagh Loco & Carriage

22. Port Douglas Pioneer Cemetry



Stroll back through time in the Mossman Township

with the Douglas Shire Historical Society

1. Mossman Triangle – Exchange Hotel9. Blacksmiths – Foxton Bridge
2. National Bank of Australasia10. Jack & Newell – Queens Hotel
3. Mossman Central Mill – School of Arts11. Mossman Hotel
4. Photo Play Theatre, Lunn’s Garage – Post Office Hotel12. Royal Hotel – Jensen’s Cordials
5. Post Office – Queensland National Bank13. Police Station – Court House
6. Railway Station – Tramway Network14. Ambulance Station – Mossman Q.A.T.B.
7. St. Augustine’s Church – Mossman Butchers15. Chinese Influence – A Chinese Family
8. Daniel Hart (coolshade) – St. David’s Church16. Jones Family Cemetery (2km north of Mossman)

Stroll back through time in the Daintree Village

with the Douglas Shire Historical Society

1.  Welcome – Daintree Hall6. Sawmill – Butter Factory
2. Red Mill House – Lucas Hughes7. Wharf – Daintree River
3. Hash House8. Daintree School
4. Shops9. First Settlers
5. Bushman’s Lodge10. Daintree River Mission – Dormitory