The Douglas Shire in tropical Far North Queensland is the only place in the world where two World Heritage-listed environments meet.
With the closest and best access to the breathtaking Great Barrier Reef and the majestic Daintree Rainforest, the Douglas Shire is the ultimate place to immerse yourself and create a new life in Nature’s Playground.
Situated only one hour north of Cairns International Airport, the Douglas Shire boasts a vibrant local economy, fabulous lifestyle and idyllic surrounds.
Douglas Shire Council has made it even easier to make your move with the Discover Paradise Relocate Resources Pack.
Simply click on the links below and Discover Paradise for yourself.
DOUGLAS SHIRE ECONOMIC PROFILE
DOUGLAS SHIRE STATISTICAL PROFILE
TOURISM PORT DOUGLAS & DAINTREE