Travel & Stay


Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas encompasses over 130 hectares of lush tropical gardens. It is located on Four Mile Beach in Port Douglas and is just a short distance from the daytrip and shopping hub of Marina Mirage and the village of Port Douglas renowned for its restaurants.

How to get to Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas

The closest airport to Port Douglas is Cairns International Airport. Cairns is about 65 km away from Port Douglas via scenic road. Plan for 45min to 1hr drive from the airport to the Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas.

Cairns Airport:
Qantas, Virgin Blue and/or Jetstar operate direct flight from all major Australian cities or via Sydney or Brisbane to Cairns.

September is a busy season for North Queensland, so we recommend you book your airfare early to ensure you have seats available and a reasonable priced fare.

Transfer to Port Douglas:
Cairns airport is 65 km away from Port Douglas.

Shuttle buses operate regularly between Cairns and Port Douglas. Pre-book and pay your seat online with Sun Palm and benefit from a 20% discount when quoting RCSA 2011.

Click here for more information and to pre-book your transfer(s).

Alternatively, car rental are available from the airport – Click here for more information about car hire.

Shuttle Bus: Sheraton Mirage to the town of Port Douglas

Sheraton Mirage is located outside Port Douglas, on Davidson Street. Local shuttle buses operate all day long and are available to take you in and out of town.

A 50% discount has been negotiated for RCSA Conference delegates pre-booking their tickets and showing their conference name badge to the Sun Palm Representative (desk located in the Sheraton Mirage lobby)

The discounted rate will only be offered to delegates showing their conference name badges when pre-booking their ticket(s).

Charges including discount:

  • Return One Day Tickets:$5.50 per person
  • 3 Day – All Day Tickets: $10.00 per person
  • 7 Day – All Day Tickets: $20.00 per person

Where to Stay

The RCSA International Conference 2011 will be held at the Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas. A room block is being held for delegates at the Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas which offers hotel style bedrooms and villas.

For accommodation type and information, please click here