Port Douglas plays host to the Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival, a day of racing along with fun in Tropical North Queensland. This event draws large crowds with year more than 1000 athletes are expected to compete in a number of racing events that take place along the stunning North Queensland coastline.
The Ultra and Half Marathon courses will include the historic ‘Bump Track, travel through cane fields, creeks, rainforest and on Four Mile Beach and end in Port Douglas’ iconic Sunset spot, Rex Park. The course is a specially designed adventure course for runners who enjoy the mixing endurance with spectacular natural surroundings. The multi event Marathon Festival also includes two spectacular events. The Pasta Power-up Party will be on the boardwalk of the Meridien Marina the night before and the Ultra Celebration Dinner will end the festival outdoors in Rex Park overlooking the Coral Sea. Book your Port Douglas accommodation for this great event and race, stay and play in Port Douglas.
Port Douglas Accommodation
Nautilus Port Douglas offers a great range of fully self contained 2 and 3 bedroom apartment accommodation in the heart of Port Douglas. All apartments are air conditioned with full kitchen and laundry facilities including resort style pool and outdoor bbq area available for your usage. You will find beautiful 4 Mile Beach a short 2 minute walk and Macrossan St with its shopping and dining options less than 10 minutes away. Book your Port Douglas accommodation today for the upcoming Canegrowers Great Barrier Reef Marathon.