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Cairns Botanical Gardens

1 Collins Ave, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4044 3398
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1 Collins Ave, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4044 3398
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A walk around the botanical gardens is a must when visiting Cairns. There are some great boardwalk paths amongst the trees.

Thank tracey m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place! I don't come from a tropical climate so coming here and seeing some of my houseplants growing outside an extra treat. The highlight was the Flecker Gardens, I would have to say this is the most beautiful maintained botanical garden I have...More

Thank Jessica_nz2
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 8 June 2017

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 21 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 16 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 3 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
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