G’day Port Douglas & Daintree is a series of videos featuring Douglas Shire locals sharing their lives and what inspires them to live in this beautiful part of the world. The project was started by producers Chris Beckwith and Can Kara, in conjunction with the Douglas Shire Council, FAB FM, and Newsport, with footage by Mac Zimmer.

Go to the YouTube channel ‘G’day Port Douglas & Daintree’ or watch the videos below.


Meet Sam our Rural Firefighter

Meet Michael and hear his story

Meet Adam who bikes with his sons

Meet Brydie & her shocking suprise

Meet Kim the Greenthumb

Meet Jack the Postie

Meet Dr Alex our local GP

Meet Anthony the segway tour operator

Meet Frank who never stops training

Meet Brett the Crocs AFL Vice Captain

Meet John with a relaxed point of view

Meet Peter who will never leave

Meet Shane the butcher

Meet Bretto the ‘Windwaster’

Meet Simone and her Prince

Meet Izzy the Surf Lifesaver

Meet Irene the swimming coach

Meet Charlie the ferry deckhand

Meet Sandy who loves big open spaces

Meet Angela and her new pastime

Meet Gary our marathon man who runs and runs

Meet Richard from the yacht club

Meet Vivienne the true giver

Meet Jake who’s living the dream

Meet Marion the Coast Walker

Meet Kiki our composer

Meet Sgt Meadows our top cop

Meet Julie & her new school

Meet Clint the cane farmer

Meet Alteouise our International Artist

Meet Dean the croc tour guide

Meet Nathan the passionfruit farmer

Meet Grant with his surf lifesaving ski

Meet Jason and see his beachside dream

Meet Tarella who loves her goats

Meet Anna who loves weddings

Meet Abi with her elevated perspective