The Botanic Gardens are really well done. You can walk through the specific rainforest area and then wander across the road and down a rainforest boardwalk across to the lakes... read more
The Cairns Botanic Gardens are a tropical paradise where you can explore...
The Cairns Botanic Gardens are a tropical paradise where you can explore the beauty of tropical plants, relax in stunning surroundings and learn about tropical flora and horticulture. The Gardens are open from 7.30Am to 5.30Pm every day of the year and entry is free.
The Botanic Gardens includes several spaces used for demonstrating the diverse plant life that can be found within a tropical climate.
The Cairns Botanic Gardens include:
Centenary Lakes - Saltwater and Freshwater
The Rainforest Boardwalk
Mount Whitfield Conservation Park
The Gondwanan Heritage Garden