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Orchid Display House

Queens park | Goldsmith Street, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
1300 MACKAY (622 529)
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Peaceful and beautiful

Had some time to fill and happened upon the orchard display house on a day it was open. I don't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fiona N
Melbourne, Australia

Although I am not into orchids, I could still appreciate their beauty and I took lots of photos... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fiona P
via mobile
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Queens park | Goldsmith Street, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
1300 MACKAY (622 529)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had some time to fill and happened upon the orchard display house on a day it was open. I don't have a particular interest in orchards or gardening but the displays of these incredibly interesting varieties of plants was fascinating. Very peaceful and beautiful spot...More

Thank Fiona N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I am not into orchids, I could still appreciate their beauty and I took lots of photos. Although previous reviewers said beware of the mozzies, I luckily did not encounter one. The gentlemen who was working this day was very friendly and was informative....More

Thank Fiona P
Reviewed 12 June 2017

my partner is an Orchid fancier and grower from Malaysia and really enjoyed the beautiful flowers in the Orchid house in Mackay, we also met 2 attendants that gave us an informing tour with lots of interesting information

Thank arco27
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We drove as fast as we could to get to the orchid house as it has only 2 1hour slots in the day. The lady in the orchid house kept it open for nearly an hour and called up a guru from the parks and...More

Thank haggisandco
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A wonderful place to wander and see lots of different Orchids and ferns, in a well maintained hot house. Set inside Queens park.

Thank habanachooky
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The orchid display house at Queens park is beautiful. Allbeit a small space, it suits it purpose just fine. Visitors will be blown away by the marvel of these beautiful plants and orchid enthusiasts will be content to stand and stare for many long moments...More

Thank Carla S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My husband and I visited the Orchid display house by chance as we were in the park for a picnic. The Orchids were amazing and so many varieties.

Thank Ella C
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The Orchid Display House is the most substantial collection of orchids that you will see this side of the hemisphere and they are lovingly looked after by a dedicated team of people who know their plants! If you're in Mackay - take some time out...More

Thank curlyfries76
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is well worth a visit if you like Orchids. Some of the most beautiful I have ever seen.There is a vast range. Best visited around October when they are all in flower. Just make sure you put insect repellent on before you go, loads...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 19 December 2016

flowers are wonderful, variety excellent, staff very knowledgeable, location out of the way, atmosphere relaxed, worth the effort to find it

Thank russell217
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