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The Reef Marina

44 Wharf Street, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
+61 40995775
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SOMETHING TO LOOK AT BUT NOT VERY EXCITING

We visited Port Douglas and had a look around at the marina, some markets outdoor with some nice... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
cyndy66
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Wyong, Australia
A Centre-Point for Tourists

Naturally enough, being the marina, there are swags of tourists, booking cruises or heading for... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Phillip8789
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Terrigal, Australia
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'The Reef Marina' Port Douglas, formerly known as 'Port Douglas marina - Marina Mirage' has taken on new ownership and management as of late 2013. The marina is home to an array of speciality shops, waterfront restaurants and numerous cruising, sailing and fishing tourism based businesses as well as private vessels encapsulated in a stunning tropical marina setting at the gateway to the famous Great Barrier Reef.
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13 Jun 2017
“Just okay”
13 Sep 2017
“SOMETHING TO LOOK AT BUT NOT VERY EXCITING”
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44 Wharf Street, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visited Port Douglas and had a look around at the marina, some markets outdoor with some nice stuff, but not much there. Inside there was a brewery which is probably ok, but lots of empty shops and an abandoned atmosphere. You probably just go...More

Thank cyndy66
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Naturally enough, being the marina, there are swags of tourists, booking cruises or heading for their tours to the Barrier Reef and other destinations. We visited the marina on 3 separate occasions. Once to have lunch at Hemingway's Brewery which was enjoyable, the second to...More

1  Thank Phillip8789
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Went to Wednesday markets, very sad, don't bother. Wednesday Wings special at 4pm was sold out by 4:15 so missed out on them. The house beers were average at best. Perhaps they should concentrate on one thing at a time.

1  Thank Anita P
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Went there for their midweek markets and was disappointed, only a handful of traders although the best was handmade pop up cards, my wife bought one to send to our daughter in law next month. Otherwise there's only your usual souvenirs shops and some restaurants.

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by the efforts of the new owners to bring the marina back to life, the restaurants are humming again, the boutique brewery is great . the big motor yachts moored there now. it is all so much better . I can...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Some nice cafes to sit at and view the water front whilst waiting for tours to depart. Some of the staff at the restaurants/cafes looked bored and tired (before lunch time!) Better buys for souvenirs at Presenting Port Douglas, 51-57 Macrossan St Port Douglas.

Thank Chris0173
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The reef Marina was quiet a large establishment with many restaurants, bars and shops. A big selection for places to eat, we enjoyed a few drinks and a sunset cruise on a catamaran which sailed from this location. Quality surrounds with a real buzzy atmosphere....More

Thank Garry M
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Port Douglas is a lovely coastal town in northern Australia. The Marina is clean, pretty and a peaceful place to visit. Walking along from the Marina itself there are wide open spaces and the town is delightful. Well worth spending a couple of days her...More

Thank josigirl
Reviewed 18 November 2016

As far as Marina's go this place is quite good. All the big tourist boats leave from here and if you like wandering around looking at all the yachts etc it's quite good. But as far as shopping is concerned, stick to the main street....More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The Marina is an old ikon of Porr Douglas. Remember MR SKase - one of his projects. It's a nice Marina. Good outlook from the restaurants

1  Thank 228Kevin
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