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DFO Cairns, Direct Factory Outlets

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Address: 274 Mulgrave Rd | Westcourt, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 7 4051 7444
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

Big Brands. Big Bargains. Big Savings!

At DFO Cairns, you will find all of...

Big Brands. Big Bargains. Big Savings!

At DFO Cairns, you will find all of your favourite Australian and International brands without the big price tag.

DFO Cairns is home to a stack of leading brands including Polo Ralph Lauren, Oroton, Quiksilver, PUMA, Lorna Jane, Cotton On, Bonds, Converse, Trade Secret and much more; all up to 70% OFF their original retail prices.

The centre also has a fully appointed food court and a wide range of services including a beauty salon, post office, pharmacy, newsagent and Coles Supermarket.

DFO Cairns is in an accessible location and has ample free parking including undercover parking.

See you at DFO Cairns!

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Great Centre

Unlike other DFO stores in Sydney & Melbourne there are not many high end brands but they have a good balance of stores for those that just want to do everyday shopping to those... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EvaL299
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Sydney
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Townsvile
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Enjoyed Ralph Lauren and enjoyed the free wifi.Lots of other clothing shops, coffee, Browns bakery for lunch.

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Thank brumbys2014
Sydney
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44 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unlike other DFO stores in Sydney & Melbourne there are not many high end brands but they have a good balance of stores for those that just want to do everyday shopping to those that want to experience some retail therapy. The outlet had some good sales in Puma, Adidas, Converse etc they have a Coles supermarket, fruit shop and... More 

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Thank EvaL299
Traralgon, Australia
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great shopping experience. The usual DFO feel and variety good range of shops for men, women and kids with a decent food court for lunch as well as Laser Scurmish and a coles to pickup some general groceries before the trip back home. Easy to find and good parking.

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Thank Pyroay
Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

More empty spaces than shops. It's the first time that we walked into a mall that we felt no interest to enter any shop inside, and just wanted to leave straight away.

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Thank Bec Z
Management response:

Hello Bec, I would like to thank you for your honest feedback, it is always appreciated. DFO Cairns has so many exciting developments currently under construction and the temporary vacancies are to allow for the smooth delivery of the new and improved back mall and amazing new dining and entertainment precinct. We look forward to having you back at DFO... More 

Cairns, Australia
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106 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I've been to the Dfo several times, it can be on occasions very quiet with several shops closed, but most of the time it does have a good vibe with lots of out let's stores. Not to far from the city, an easy bus ride, check it out.

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Thank David H
Ballarat, Australia
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88 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Dfo is big and cool - a couple of good shops have closed & a couple have opened - if you want to shop - then this is the place you'll find a bargain.

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Thank Lew26
Cairns, Australia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Spent an afternoon shopping at the DFO and it was great, a lot of bargains and friendly retailers. Found the perfect shirt for a night out at half the price of a normal store. Two thumbs up.

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Cairns, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Great specials, friendly service and great promotions... DFO Cairns has some fantastic brands with genuine sales.

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Thank Jodie_G1989
Korumburra, Victoria, Australia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

We headed to the DFO to pick up a few thing and found some great bargains. It also had some great places to eat as well as a supermarket. So for us it was a great stop and we got everything done in one place. It also has a Laser Tag place which we visited on another day. Some very... More 

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Thank Belinda N
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Parked undercover for free, had a coffee from Cafe Eatz, bought from Puma, Quiksilver, Sideway Surf Outlet and Bed Bath N Table. Not a huge centre but what's there is pretty damn good; and was told they're developing so good news for Cairns.

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Thank Gino A

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