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Address: The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 4044 3715
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Description: Muddy's playground is open every day of the year between 9am and 7pm...
Muddy's playground is open every day of the year between 9am and 7pm (including public holidays and weekends). Sections of Muddy's are closed for maintenance on Tuesday and Thursday mornings until noon. Even when maintenance works are being carried out, Council aims to have at least half the playground available for use. Muddy's is a modern, fun, safe, splash playground and parkland. It incorporates active, passive, interactive and educational facilities with a combination of play equipment. Muddy's playground is themed "Life in Trinity Bay" and the playground includes water play areas plus a flying fox, sound chimes, track ride, rope bridge, slides, play houses, story telling areas, see-saw, trick track and puzzle games. Please note that the disabled-use Liberty Swing uses the MLAK national keying system. For access please ask at Muddy's cafe. Muddy's has two toilet facilities one at the north end of Muddy's near the cafe and one at the southern end of Muddy's. Muddy's has barbecues, picnic tables and an on-site cafe.
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Kids play and parents relax

A fun area for small kids to play, they can run around like crazy in and out of the water spouts. Helped my young one get used to playing in water.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 NEW

great place to meet up with friends with kids, ideal spot for birthday parties. good walking, parking facilities

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

A fun area for small kids to play, they can run around like crazy in and out of the water spouts. Helped my young one get used to playing in water.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Spurting bubblers, an array of equipment for children of various ages and development stages, with their safety considered, somewhere to get a coffee - we would come back to Cairns just for this park.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

fantastic fun for all ages of kids. so much to do here - you could spend the whole day there if you wanted to. Also close to a great skate park with a shaded bowl and big areas to scoot and skate.

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Thsi was opposite our hotel and was full of young kids having a great time. Brilliant place and all free!

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Durgapur, W.B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

i was surprised to see free playground with so many activities for kids. Pool is clean with a nice view.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Paid $5 for one bottle of Coke. I know this is a popular tourist area but come on, it's not nice feeling 'ripped off'

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Great spot to run around... cool off in the water areas and have a coffee! Lots of areas for all aged kids to enjoy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Muddy's on Esplanade. It's a large playground with water fountains thrown in for good measure. Lots of shade and benches for sitting and relaxing. There's a cafe as well. I would recommend a visit if you are coming with young children.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

in the middle of the broadwalk. the water fountain is fun i suppose. its just out in the middle of nowhere. harder to access but good parking since its so isolated

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