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Cairns Botanical Gardens

1 Collins Ave, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4044 3398
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Tropical Gardens
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  • Average5%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 17:30
1 Collins Ave, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4044 3398
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a find.Plants you have never seen before.Beautiful.Take a picnic and just relax.Great to keep kids busy.

Thank Grant B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go for a walk every morning around the gardens, the place is a wonderland of plants and assorted birds, etc. There's so much to see all sorts of different environments. There's two lakes, a bamboo walk, tropical forest and so much more. I think...More

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The local bus service runs from the city centre in Cairns to the Botanical Gardens. Pick up a map from the information centre before setting out on your walk. Beautiful tropical gardens with sweeping lawns, plenty of places to sit and relax. The conservatory has...More

Thank barbara v
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I walked from my hotel near the esplanade and caught the bus back. Nice cafe and visitor centre. Lovely walks and an overwhelming number of tropical plants. The orchid conservatory that also houses butterflies was a highlight

Thank paulori
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic morning at the botanical gardens in Cairns with the kids!!! A great fun activity in a beautiful environment, the gardens are just stunning... we picked up a free Flecker Gardens self guided walk brochure from Cairns Discount Tours Tourist Information Centre, who...More

Thank Christine Brous... M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

One of the nicest botanical gardens I have been. Though not many flowers, there were lots of trees and even an elevated walk through the rainforest. Very neat place to visit if you are in Cairns.

Thank travellingbeebee
Reviewed 4 April 2017

There are some nice walks with good views when you get up the top. There were a lot of stairs but it was worth the walk

Thank Sharport67
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This place is amazing. Beautiful, exotic plants, relaxing. Shady places with benches, lots of walkways Cafe`s, easy parking love that place Gates will be locked at 5 pm

Thank hhx2_12
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Just loved the botanical garden. Spent half the day here, had a delicious lunch at, I think it's called Wild Bean cafe. The gardens are so well laid out, really large and very interesting. Fantastic flowering plants. If you go to the boardwalk, bring mosquito...More

Thank holly g
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you are a lover of gardens and exotic plants then this is the place for you. Allow at least a couple of hours to casually stroll though the almost endless paths linking very different planting varieties. The conservatory is a must where you can...More

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