Port Douglas comes alive with the annual Cangrowers Great Barrier Reef Marathon set to be held on this stunning location on the 9th of November. Port Douglas comes alive as an Athlete’s Village with more than 1000 athletes expected to compete in this years event. This year`s marathon event features a number of races namely the Ultra Marathon, Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km Newsport Daily, 5km Bendigo Bank 5000, and 2.5km Coles Junior Challenge.
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 Crystalbrook Superyacht 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.
Reflections on Pd offer a great range of fully self contained 2 and 3 bedroom apartments in Port Douglas. All apartments are spacious with modern decor, full kitchen and laundry facilities and generous balconies with those on the 3rd floor enjoying stunning sea views. Relax with great onsite facilities including a 15 metre salt water pool, undercover wading pool perfect for children, bbq facilities and lush tropical grounds.
Ideally located you are a short walk to 4 Mile Beach, and downtown Macrossan St with its boutiques, coffee shops, cafes and restaurants. Register your interest in this years Great Barrier Reef Marathon and don’t forget to book your Port Douglas accommodation and be a part of all the action of this fantastic sporting event.