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Muddy's Playground

Espanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 33 attractions in Cairns
Type: Playgrounds
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Bangkok, Thailand
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89 reviews 89 reviews
22 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

A beautifully laid out playground directly at the Esplanade that could keep children from 1 – 10 years old busy for days. Very nice water-plays, climbing frames and play areas – well designed with imagination and safety in mind. All free and easy to walk into. There are seats for the parents (maybe a few more would be good) to... More

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Cairns, Australia
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

situated on the esplanade waterfront and close to downtown the playground is a must visit for the under 5 crowd and their parents

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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Our 5 year old loved the water play areas. Plenty of different play ground options for all age groups.

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Creswick, Victoria, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Awesome place for play for the young ones and they will love the water theme ....amazing play area with a great little cafe close by

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Sydney, Australia
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20 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I saw this feature while I was walking on the Esplanade and stopped for a look. The noise level convinced me that parents and kids were having a great time. I have never seen a free, fun, play park like this with so many activities but all of them safe. A large, shaded area with water features for kids to... More

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Alstonville, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Being involved in Open Spaces for a Shire Council, I think I would not be blowing in the wind or talking out of the anal passage, when I say...Melbourne and Sydney...take notice, this is how you do a playground. Why is is so good...it may get a bit technical...but I will break it down for people to follow. 1/. A... More

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South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Great for the kids, clean and tidy, safety gates on very entrance well built and planned. Would recommend to young families with little kids.

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Melbourne, Victoria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Suited mainly for younger kids, up to about 6-7 yrs of age. Mine (ages 10 and 12) were a bit bored. Esplanade Pool much better. Toilets and changing areas helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Good spot to rest while wandering the Esplanade. The café sells all sorts of drinks, snacks, meals, etc. They will even cater for a kids party!

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Yeppoon, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

been there a few times over the years, with my nephew. Great place to chill and play with the kidlets

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