Experience Port Shorts Film Festival 2019 with Sanctuary Stays
Returning to Port Douglas for two unmissable days of nonstop film festival excitement in Rex Smeal Park, Port Shorts Film Festival is the ultimate excuse to head to beautiful Port Douglas coast this spring, and you can stay to enjoy the full weekend-long event with our affordable Port Douglas deals at Sanctuary Stays.

With us at Sanctuary Stays, find your ideal holiday break in Port Douglas Queensland from a wide choice of central Airbnb Port Douglas accommodation options near famous Four Mile Beach, Macrossan Street, Port Village Shopping Centre and more.

Whether you’re looking for an affordable getaway for two or an eventful Port Douglas holiday with family and friends, our Port Douglas holiday deals guarantee just what you have in mind, with the nearing spring season providing the perfect time to get out and escape.

Port Shorts Film Festival 2019 is the must-attend Port Douglas event this spring – if you’re a fan of outdoor movies and independent films, make sure to head to Port Douglas with Sanctuary Stays so you don’t miss it.

Port Shorts 2019 – Rex Smeal Park Port Douglas

Over one fantastic weekend this October 2019, settle down on the picturesque Rex Smeal Park waterfront for Port Shorts Film Festival – bringing another top selection of short and long films to enjoy on a big outdoor cinema screen.

Showcasing up-and-coming filmmakers from within Australia and around the globe, annual Port Shorts Port Douglas is not to be missed for aspiring filmmakers and film fans in general, being one of the most respected and fastest-growing film festivals in Australia with lots to take in over its back-to-back two-day period.

Expect a whole new atmosphere to take over Port Douglas during the 2019 Port Shorts Film Festival, with an additional lineup of unique festival events to take place across various venues in central Port Douglas, including Port Douglas Community Hall and The Clink Theatre.

This year’s filmmaking masterclass series is better than ever, with talks from special guests including Hollywood cameraman and drone specialist Stephen Oh, who, with his team, will be giving insider information on their aerial cinematography techniques used in recent blockbusters such as Aquaman, Thor: Ragnarok, Pirates of the Caribbean and Pacific Rim.

Meet and mingle with likeminded filmmakers and film lovers and soak up tropical Port Douglas at the same time – Port Shorts Festival 2019 welcomes all to join in the fun, guaranteeing something for everyone to enjoy!

Our Cheap Port Douglas Accommodation

Port Shorts Film Festival makes its 2019 return to Port Douglas on Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26, and you can place yourself near all the excitement in central Port Douglas and Rex Smeal Park with our affordable Port Douglas holiday rentals.

Offering budget-friendly studios and apartments, spacious holiday houses and luxury Port Douglas villas, our wide range of options at Sanctuary Stays has your ideal stay in beautiful Port Douglas, where holiday tourist hotspots such as Four Mile Beach, Macrossan Street and more can be yours within walking distance.

All Sanctuary Stays options are self-contained, providing modern amenities, comfortable living and dining areas and inviting private balconies, with a handful of resort options providing excellent onsite guest facilities to take advantage of during your Port Douglas getaway.

Whether you’re looking for a luxury group holiday or a budget-friendly beach break, look no further than Sanctuary Stays Port Douglas.

All the Best Things to Do in Port Douglas This Spring

As well as Port Douglas Port Shorts 2019 this October, spring in Port Douglas marks a fantastic time to explore its vibrant shop-lined streets and lush tropical surroundings, with more than a few ways to unwind in the sun or stir up excitement.

With our self-contained Port Douglas apartments, make spring memorable with these top things to do during your stay in Port Douglas:

Four Mile Beach

Breathtaking Four Mile Beach Port Douglas won’t be hard to miss on your holiday, covering the full east-facing side of Port Douglas with plenty to see and do on its picture-perfect white sand. Boasting an expansive stretch of unrivalled tropical charm, Four Mile Beach is a haven for relaxation, perfect for spring sunbathing, jogging and dipping in the ocean.

Picnic on the sand or take a stroll to Four Mile Beach Surf Club for first-rate food and drinks in front of the incredible Pacific Ocean views that Four Mile Beach has to offer. In Port Douglas, Four Mile Beach is sure to be the focal point of your stay.

Macrossan Street

The heart of Port Douglas, Macrossan Street is a shopping and dining dream, offering boutique stores, award-winning Port Douglas restaurants and numerous quaint cafés to discover just a short walk from Four Mile Beach.

Shop for holiday gifts and souvenirs, vintage items and rare fashion finds, with popup markets and a unique tourist atmosphere that makes Macrossan Street Port Douglas a must-visit shopping and dining destination in Tropical North Queensland.

Great Barrier Reef

Take advantage of a prime tourist location where the scenic Port Douglas coast meets the world-famous Great Barrier Reef – an unmissable Port Douglas attraction this spring!

Not to go during your time in Port Douglas, the Great Barrier Reef boasts spectacular coral reefs, unspoilt islands and unique marine life, which you can discover firsthand on a glass-bottom boat or suited up in your diving gear. Various tours and expeditions operate daily from Port Douglas, ready to avail of within moments from our central Port Douglas holiday accommodation.

Save Today – View Our Port Douglas Holiday Deals

Spring is soon to arrive with the unmissable Port Shorts 2019 Film Festival in October, providing the perfect excuse to explore and enjoy Port Douglas Far North Queensland.

With Sanctuary Stays, find your ideal stay near all the best things about Port Douglas with our broad choice of Port Douglas holiday rentals, comprising of affordable studios, holiday apartments, houses and villas, all just a short walk away from stunning Four Mile Beach.

Find more information and book directly for our best rates at Sanctuary Stays Port Douglas Holidays.