School holidays, Father’s Day and Spiegeltent!! Wow what a month ahead!

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Father’s Day Prize Pack

Amazing Gift Prize for Dad!

Check out our amazing prize pack we’ve put together with two tickets to Busby Marou, seafood platter with wine at the Yacht Club, 3 hours babysitting from Busy Bees and transfers from Sizzling Wheels!! See our comp on Facebook and tell us why your dad deserves this prize.

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6th September Father’s Day at St Crispins Cafe

All bookings for Father’s Day at St Crispin’s will go into the draw to win this crate of booze! Forget the socks and jocks and feed him a juicy steak special on Father’s Day served with hand cut chips and a blue cheese or hollandaise sauce!

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Wonderland Spiegeletent

Tickets On Sale Now for the Wonderland Spiegeltent!

We have all the events listed on the Calendar with links to ticket purchases. four days with events winding up on the Sunday 13th September with a FREE family fun day!


A Simple Space

10th to 13th September A Simple Space

A brilliant show, fun for the whole family. Supported by driving live percussion and presented so intimately that you can feel the heat, hear every breath and be immersed in every moment.

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Busby Marou

11th & 12th September Busby Marou

Brought to you by Wonderland Spiegeltent, one of Australia’s hardest working live bands best known for their distinctly Australian storytelling and gifted musicianship.

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Tangaroa Blue Beach Cleanup

12th September Tangaroa Blue 4 Mile Beach Cleanup

4 Mile Beach in Port Douglas is one of our longest running QLD beach monitoring sites, which we clean and record data on every month.
Our Tangaroa Blue coordinator will be meeting volunteers at Bruno Reidwig Park at the end of Solandar Blvd, Port Douglas at 8:30am on September 12th for a beach clean-up and data collection activity.
All equipment will be provided, we just need volunteers to wear enclosed shoes, bring sun/rain protection, a reusable water bottle and lots of energy.
To register or for any questions, please email info@tangaroablue.org

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12th & 13th September Sticks & Spokes

A two day round robin beach hockey 5 a side tournament (8 per team)
Saturday 12th-Mixed junior teams of boys and girls 9-16 years of age. Sunday 13th-Mixed adult teams of men and women 17 + Celebrity match at lunch time *Sunday -Bike race for serious riders longest mono and fun races for kids

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13th September King of the Beach

Welcome to the inaugural..
Get on the yer bike & join us in a new fun and unique new event on the cycling calendar in FNQ.
With giveaways worth $500 for 1st King & Queen, we’re bound to see a blistering pace and a lot of friendly competition.
REGISTER NOW https://www.sandysticksandspokes.com.au/beach-bike-race

Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

13th September Family Fun Day

Come along to Rex Smeal Park for a fabulous family afternoon.
Entry to this event is free with free entertainment! Additional amusements, the Sunset Bar beverages and delicious food will also be available for purchase.
Patrons are welcome to bring along their own picnic rugs and snacks (no byo alcohol permitted).
Strictly limited tickets available, book now to avoid missing out.
Please note that you must book a ticket for all patrons attending, including infants.

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Wildlife Habitat

19th & 20th September Wildlife Rainforest Habitat Re-opens!

After a massive refurbishment and building process, they are going to re-open the beautiful Rainforest Habitat with a weekend of fun! For a chance to WIN a family pass for the Rainforest opening weekend we’d love to hear your magical Wildlife Habitat moment. One pass will be drawn each week. Enter via Wildlife Habitat’s Facebook page.

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Crocs Home Games

19th September Port Douglas Crocs AFL Home Game

Come along and support our local 3 in a row Premiership winning AFL team the Port Douglas Crocs! Reserves at 12pm Seniors at 2pm. Great family day out!

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Tangaroa Blue Cleanup

19th September Tangaroa Blue Four Mile Beach Cleanup

4 Mile Beach in Port Douglas is one of our longest running QLD beach monitoring sites, which we clean and record data on every month.
Our Tangaroa Blue coordinator will be meeting volunteers at Bruno Reidwig Park at the end of Solander Blvd, Port Douglas at 8:30am for a beach clean-up and data collection activity.


Pilates on the Pontoon

21st September Pilates on the Pontoon

Paradise Pilates is excited to be holding Pilates on the Pontoon Mat Class on the 21st at 9.30am, and after that the 1st and 3rd Monday each month at St. Crispins Cafe & Events.
Come along and enjoy the beautiful surroundings as we strengthen and lengthen those muscles and get a healthy dose of Vitamin D and #freshair as a bonus!
Bookings are essential as numbers are limited. Call Ness on 0435007777 or email info@paradisepilates.com.au to secure your place.



27th September Ironman Cairns

Beware of road closures on Captain Cook Highway. Anyone needing to go to Cairns or the Airport will have to take the alternate route via Mareeba and allow ample time for this journey.


What’s On Calendar

Stay up to date with What’s On In Port on our website

Updated daily with new events in the Douglas Shire!