Lets go scuba diving
Agincourt Reefs are north of Port Douglas, popular for scuba diving, the underwater terrain in spectacular, with caves, swim-throughs teeming with brightly colored fish and invertebrates.
Port Douglas scuba dive trips often include options for both introductory scuba diving and certified scuba diving for the serious divers some day trips offer 3 reef locations.
Port Douglas Scuba dive tours are operated by professional friendly crew, access to the reef locations is easy
Reef Depths vary from 20 to 50 metres and visibility is around 30 metres all year round.
Other popular reef locations Opal, Reef, Rudder Reef and Batt Reef.
Please remember for the optimum scuba diving you must always go the outer barrier reefs
Port Douglas scuba diving trips day trips to the Great Barrier Reef depart daily from the Port Douglas Marina, if you want a liveaboard experience you will need to arrange transfers as all liveaboard trips in this region depart from Cairns
Where is Port Douglas
Port Douglas is located about 1 hours drive North of Cairns
About Port Douglas
Port Douglas is a lovely small coastal town, with a population of about 3,500 people
Port Douglas is the style capital of North Queensland boasting wonderful fresh food, trendy boutiques, beautiful white sandy beaches and a stunning tropical climate.
Port Douglas Weather
Average temperatures May to October 25-29 November to April 29-33
Port Douglas Attractions
Breakfast with the birds
take a refreshing dip at Mossman Gorge
Port Douglas has interesting Art Galleries, Home ware shops and great restaurants
Salmon Carpaccio at the Sassi Restaurant is amazing
North of Port Douglas is the Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation where the rainforest meets the reef, the Rainforest is the oldest tropical rainforest the World and certainly not to be missed
And of course Port Douglas is a gateway to pristine reefs for snorkelers and scuba divers.
What to bring !
- Swimming costume and towel
- Hat, sunscreen and Shirt
- Cash for snacks, drinks and memorabilia
- Log book and certification card for certified divers