Blog > Carnivale Festival 2016


The 22nd annual Carnivale at Port Douglas will be held in 2016 and is sure to be the highlight of the year! 

Get ready for 10 days of fun with a large array of events that showcase the very best of Tropical North Queensland. 

Stay tuned for dates and more information. 

Watch locals and visitors alike flock to Port Douglas to celebrate the start of the tourism season. There really is something for everyone at this highly anticipated event including arts, entertainment, sports, food & wine, comedy, culture and music.

Are you a confessed foodie? Then Carnivale is the place for you! Feast upon culinary delights, partake in celebrity chef events, sample local produce, extend your knowledge with food demonstrations, attend lavish lunches and more.

Bring the kids and make it a family affair to remember with plenty of fun, hands on activities that will please all members of the family. Activities include the very popular Family Beach Day and Backyard Games.

Watch the magical Macrossan Street come alive with buskers, street art, dancers, artists and singers. Watch local, national and international acts and join in on the fun!

Come and experience one of Australia’s most exciting and diverse events that has been named a ‘must’ by many. Discover the beauty of Tropical North Queensland, soak up some sunshine, relax by the seaside and celebrate with family and friends.

To find out more about the events, please visit

Ensure you book your accommodation early to avoid disappointment as Port Douglas is VERY busy during this period!
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