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Address: 100 Spencer Street, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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I visit the gardens and zoo regularly and every time I thank those who had the foresight to plant the trees that I enjoy today. The gardens are well worth the visit and despite... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Janet Y
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Rockhampton, Australia
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Rockhampton, Australia
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I visit the gardens and zoo regularly and every time I thank those who had the foresight to plant the trees that I enjoy today. The gardens are well worth the visit and despite losing so many beautiful trees during the cyclone the gardens are still a place of beauty. So many sights to see and great to see the... More 

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Rockhampton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Despite the damage wrought by Cyclone Marcia this is still a Rockhampton gemstone. Love the 100 yr old Banyan Fig.

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Townsville, Australia
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We had a coffee and did a little shopping at the café and gift shop. The Rainbow Lorikeets flock in the trees above the tables and will come to sit on your hand. If you don't want parrot in your coffee you can sit inside at 4 small tables.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Disliked nothing at all at this truly beautiful relaxing place. Great for children and grown ups. The gardens are amazing, all well kept and clean. Plenty of areas to have a picnic lunch or lay on a rug and read a book. There you can totally unwind for an hour or the whole day. The zoo was great too. A... More 

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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

It was lovely and the lake and bird wild life were beaut. The Zoo is part of it and admission is free which is awesome.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Still recovering from tc Marcia, they have done some upgrades which are good. But they really do need to hose the baths. Way too much stinky bird poo everywhere. The cafe area is very messy & smelly.

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Brest, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Free zoo near a beautiful small lake, it is nice for everyone, small-budget travellers, families.. but the place is still in progress but will definitely be better in a few months!

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Rockhampton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I love these gardens. It is so peaceful just to wander around and enjoy. They are very well maintained.

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Buderim, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This is a free attraction and the large bird aviary at the beginning of the attraction is great. Its a fantastic place for families and visitors to see some of Australia's native wildlife on display for no cost.

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mackay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Even though these guys were recovering from the cyclone still it was still a great visit and the kids enjoyed it! Always a great stop break when were travelling through on long distance trips!

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Additional Information about Rockhampton Botanic Gardens and Zoo

Address: Address: 100 Spencer Street, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Rockhampton
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm

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