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Muddy's Playground

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Address: The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 4044 3715
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9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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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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This is a great place to bring the kids. Especially since the lagoon was closed. Some water play and playground fun combined in one location, in a safe shaded area. Didn't realise... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Batemans Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a great place to bring the kids. Especially since the lagoon was closed. Some water play and playground fun combined in one location, in a safe shaded area. Didn't realise there was an area for bubs and smaller kids till after but it didn't really matter. Bubs loved playing in the water.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We looked at this playground from a grandparents point of view and were very impressed. There was so many different area and plenty of water features to entertain and cool the little ones. The ground surface is non-slip and safe. There is a sectioned off area that caters for very young children and it was lovely to see a cubby... More 

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Christchurch
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took our little granddaughter to Muddy's and she delighted in the water fountains and streams as well as the playground equipment. There were separate areas for younger and older children. It was a pleasure to experience.

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Thank Kris C
Cairns Region, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Enjoy the day with family. keeps children amused and content. Parents can watch their children and enjoy the views.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Muddy's had a great playground for kids complete with a wet and dry play area. In the middle of this was the cafe. Coffee was good. Food was good. It is open for breakfast and lunch.

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Thank lily2154
Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

grandkids loved the place....perfect place to cool the little guys. just get them wet and escape the summer heat

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Thank dandjfranklin67
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent quite a while here with the kids, there are all manner of playground features, including water features, things for small kids as well as older kids, all amongst beautiful tropical trees

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Thank rowanh231
Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is great place for mums to bring their young kids. The water features are very safe and suit the little ones who can not swim yet. There is a cafe there for food and drinks. A great area with lawn and BBQ near by for birthday parties. All these areas are free

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Thank sandrabresnahan
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place to safely play in the water. More geared for the younger folks, but there were adults in there too. When it is hot, definitely cool down here. Beautiful scenery too.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is some seriously good town planning. We don't have kids but enjoyed wandering through this open playground in the mid morning heat given the shade the figs and other trees offered. This playground spreads out under those trees in a very natural playground kids and parents (those not chasing Pokemons) all seemed to be really enjoying. It's a great... More 

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