Celebrating Love in Port Douglas

20th February 2019

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Port Douglas Magazine is celebrating love this February with its popular "Stories of Romance" Campaign.

Since August 2018, the magazine has published over 5000 love stories involving the beautiful Port Douglas region.

With an aim to promote Port Douglas as a superior wedding destination, the campaign highlights the regions natural beauty and romantic tropical ambiance.

Magazine Editor, Sarah Cullen is passionate about celebrating romance in the region.

"Romance and Port Douglas go hand-in-hand," she said

"Whether you are talking about climate, the scenery or the overall vibe, it's not hard to fall in love with Port Douglas."

Targeting wedding expos, airport lounges and travel agents, the Stories of Romance campaign has been very well received by readers.

Major partner of the campaign, Rhys Bawden, enjoys being a part of the production and is thrilled in the campaigns success for promoting local businesses within the Port Douglas region.

"As businesses in the town, we realised doing this individually wasn't helping and we wanted to promote Port Douglas as a destination rather than promoting ourselves as businesses" he said.

"The emphasis of the campaign is about Port Douglas as a great location to come get married or engaged here then, all businesses will get the flow on effects."

Mr Bawden explained that the campaign is designed to make visitors fall in love with the Port Douglas region.

"Often Port Douglas is where people had their first holiday or where they were proposed to and it’s about capturing that magic," he said.

"We want to bring people back and reignite those thoughts I think it's a romantic little place."

With a laid back lifestyle and pristine natural scenery, its easy to see why so many people fall in love with Port Douglas.

To learn more about the Port Douglas region and discover fantastic accommodation options and wedding packages, visit our Port Douglas Holidays page.