the gardens are lovely but the mosquitoes are ridiculous. tried and failed to do a geocaching activity due to lack of preparedness re insects.
About Cairns Botanic Gardens
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If you have already been to the reef and have a few hours to spare, a visit to this tropical paradise is well worth it. We spent 3 hours in the aboriginal section and on the boardwalks in the main garden. You can't see any...More
Such a great place to walk around for a few hours. Lovely feature with the butterflies in the Atrium. The cafe provides snacks, cakes and coffee.
A big thank you to Regional Council of Cairns. What a gem, these gardens are. It is a place, that will not disappoint any gardener. We did all the walks in the areas. Absolutely super day out
We started off our walk Early as we knew it was going to be warm ... Gardens are Beautiful and very well kept there is walkways all around which is handy Few mosquitos about Take bottle of Water & Nibblies to eat Excellent day out
The botanical gardens is located in Edgehill next to Tanks Art Gallery. It’s a nice spot to enjoy a stroll. We went when the rare flower was blooming. We were also lucky enough to see an echidna cruising around. There is also a nice cafe...More
The Botanical Gardens is a beautiful place to wander around for a few hours. The atrium with the Orchids and butterflies is great. Theres also a café which serves very good coffee. Breakfast and cakes here are always nice. Don't forget the bug spray!
Loved the Botanic Gardens. There were venders everywhere. Not sure if this is a common thing. There was entertainment. The rainforest was great and it was free. Had a great day here