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Reef Feast 2012
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Reef Feast - the Best of Palm Cove
Palm Cove, Cairns Area

09 - 12 October

0437 646 677

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Reef Feast - the best of Palm Cove, is a three day food event showcasing the local produce at its peak, and is in the hands of some of Tropical North Queensland's most creative and imaginative chefs. This year will be bigger, brighter and better than ever, with restaurants and cafes offering tastes to tempt the most discerning palates.

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Marquees offering mouth watering delights will line the Esplanade on the main day where visitors can stroll amongst the ancient Melaleuca trees of Palm Cove's famous, palm fringed, sandy beach and enjoy the sights, sounds, and flavours of this exciting family event.

This showcase of their region and its lush tropical bounty is a must for the whole family. Experience exclusive wine and produce dinners, cooking demonstrations, live music, food seminars and a family market day teaming with an incredible array of divine food stalls.

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Property Details


  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
    Non-assisted Access
  • Airport
  • Alcohol
  • Bar
  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
    Car park
  • Child Activities
    Child Activities
  • Coach Parking
    Coach Parking
  • Courtesy transfer
    Courtesy transfer
  • Entertainment
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Kiosk
  • Medical Facilities
    Medical Facilities
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Public Telephone
    Public Telephone
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet

Other Information

There is a Children's playground on the Esplanade with a sand base. There will also be face painters, a clown and other child activities.

Williams Esplanade is a flat, level surface with Resorts, Cafes and Restaurants providing access for everyone, including toilet facilities. There is also wheelchair access to the beach via the Surf Life Saving hut.

Pets Allowed:
Yes. Pets are allowed but not recommended as this is a food event and is very busy with very many people walking the Esplanade. Therefore crowded for animals.

General Comments

Palm Cove lies 25 minutes north by road from Cairns Central Business District and the International Airport. A public bus service operates to the village from Cairns City, along with transfer and taxi operators.

This iconic, small, sandy seaside idyllic village facing the Coral Sea and the Great Barrier Reef (just 20 nautical miles offshore) is the premier resort in North Queensland yet retains it's quality of varied accommodation, award winning restaurants, boutique shops and services all delivered with a friendly smile.
Reef Feast is a free entry family event spread over three days with each restaurant offering delicious meals, (some with entertainment) from their top rated North Queensland Chefs.
The main event on Sunday will see the beachside Esplanade lined with marquees offering signature tasting dishes at prices starting at just AUD5.00.

Free Entry

Event Dates

09 - 12 October

Frequency: Annual


Williams Esplanade

Williams Esplanade
Palm Cove
Queensland Australia 4879

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