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“Botanic gardens and surrounds” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens

Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens
132 Woodward Street | Edge Hill, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Cairns Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
Ranked #17 of 38 Attractions in Cairns
Type: Bodies of water, Nature & wildlife areas, Nature & Parks
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Brisbane Australia
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“Botanic gardens and surrounds”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Less than informative, very few information plaques, and not worth the visit. Too few seating areas.

Visited June 2014
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“Really liked this place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Went here last week and its full of charm as well as being very lush . You would expect that around her but the gardens are truely tropival and there is some good sinage

Visited May 2014
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Cairns, Australia
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“Great way to spend afternoon”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The plants are unusual, the setting is stunning and it is a great day for young and old. I really enjoy it just for lunch or to run off some small child energy.

Visited January 2014
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Cairns
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“A magical part of Cairns”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

It is quite simple. When in Cairns and you have a spare couple of hours, make your way to the gardens. An easy bus ride from Lake Street and well worth the visit. There are public toilets and a cafe set amongst the lush tropical surrounds.

Visited October 2013
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Lennox Head, Australia
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“Don't miss this!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

A beautiful and large tropical garden filled with wonderful landscaping, great lakes, and fabulous birds.

Check out the free guided tours with local volunteers for both the plants and the birds.

Visited October 2013
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