December 8, 2022

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Weekend Event Guide / 25-27 February 2022

Enjoy our definitive guide to the weekend events around the Douglas Shire and beyond....

Party peeps have already started descending on Port for “Hot and Steamy” with featured events Taste of the Tropics Long Lunch, a White Party at the Sugar Wharf, Central Hotel Festival Party and the Soaked Pool Party on Sunday to round out an epic schedule of weekend festivities. Full event guide with tix still available here.

Thanks to the influx of visitors to the Shire, there is a huge amount of entertainment with great live gigs all throughout local venues.

Hot and Steamy Soaked pool party action . Image Credit / Hot & Steamy Festival

Friday 25 February 2022

ENTERTAINMENT

HOT & STEAMY FESTIVAL / SUGAR WHARF White Party and TASTE OF THE TROPICS Longest Lunch

MT MOLLOY NATIONAL HOTEL / Live music by Shannon Hunter and Jag the Joker stands at $2000 with tickets from 5.30pm. Meat tray raffle at 7pm raising funds for the local community Clubs. Enjoy Happy Hour and a transfer bus home.

CENTRAL HOTEL / Seachange 7.30-11.30pm

COURTHOUSE HOTEL / Lady Valiant

SHERATON GRAND MIRAGE DAINTREE BAR / Live Music with Kiki Courtidis 7-9pm.

Join us at the Daintree Bar from 7-9pm for live music with Aria Award winning artist, Kiki Courtidis. Guests, visitors and locals are all welcome, no matter where you are staying in beautiful Port Douglas. Kiki has enjoyed an illustrious musical career and is a multi- instrumentalist, specialising in voice, piano (BA Jazz Voice/Piano Elder Music Conservatorium) and acoustic guitar- live looping. Kiki has over 16 years of professional experience and has performed in many different environments including stadiums of 65,000 people, residencies at Rome’s Waldorf Astoria and a number of premium resorts and destinations throughout Australia. Kiki loves to share and experience music with her audience from a uniquely soulful place and cannot wait to share her music with you.

Image credit / © Central Hotel

WINE & DINE

ELLIS BEACH BAR & GRILL / $10 Pizza Specials


HEALTH, SPORT & WELLNESS

DAINTREE YOGA / 10am Buffs Hall, Mossman

ACTIVE8 FITNESS / Free Seniors Movement and Parkour at Mossman Gymnastics Club & Kindergym 10.30am


FAMILY, ART & COMMUNITY

MOSSMAN COMMUNITY CENTRE PLAYGROUP / Each Friday for kids 0-5yrs from 9.30-11.30am


Hot & Steamy Festival White Party at Sugar Wharf. Image Credit / Hot & Steamy Festival

Saturday 26 February 2022

ENTERTAINMENT

HOT & STEAMY / Central Hotel Main Festival party

BARRIER REEF TAVERN / Shannon Hunter from 2pm

PADDYS / Walker Brothers from 8pm

COURTHOUSE HOTEL / Live music from 7.30pm


WINE & DINE

SHERATON MIRAGE / Signature Seafood Marketplace Buffet.

For $129 per person, enjoy an interactive sashimi station and endless supply of fresh oysters, prawns, fish, scallops and more during your two hour seating. Limited tickets available. Bookings are essential and two seating times are available – 5.30pm to 6.30pm or 7pm to 9pm.


MARKETS

MOSSMAN / 7am-1pm

YUNGABURRA / 7.30-12.30pm


SPORT, HEALTH & WELLNES

YOGA WITH LUCY / 7am Buffs Hall Mossman

DAINTREE YOGA WITH SCHELL / 9am Buffs Hall Mossman

MOSSMAN & DISTRICT RIFLE CLUB / Target Rifle Shooting Afternoon

BASKETBALL / Taipans v Melbourne United at Cairns Convention Centre from 2pm


Sunday 27 February 2022

ENTERTAINMENT

HOT & STEAMY / Soaked Pool Party at Oaks Resort

PADDYS / Shannon Hunter from 5-8pm

PLANTATION RESORT / Sunday Session by the Pool with live tunes from 4pm

BARBADOS / Sunday Seafood Session from 3-5pm with live music from 4-6pm

COURTHOUSE HOTEL SUNDAY SESSION / Live music by Stan Stone from 12pm

ELLIS BEACH BAR & GRILL / $1 Oysters & Live Music from 1-4pm


MARKETS

PORT DOUGLAS / 8am-1.30pm


WINE & DINE

PALMER SEA REEF GOLF CLUB / Sunday Roast from 11.30am-2.30pm

MOUNT MOLLOY HOTEL / Sunday Roast Lamb Lunch 12-2pm


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Did we miss anything? Let us know! Our calendar event listings are FREE!


COMING SOON

DAB WORKSHOPS /

Working With Glass – Sunday 6 March 9.30 am – 12.30 pm $30 for DAB members, $40 for non-members

Pottery Workshop – Saturday 12 March 9.30 am – 12.30 pm, $35 for DAB members, $40 for non-members

Interested? Register asap by contacting DAB on 4098 3337 Mon – Sat 10 am – 2 pm or email info@dabmossman.com attention enrolments 😁

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