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Rockhampton Botanic Gardens are amongst the oldest public gardens in Queensland. Entry to the gardens and zoo is FREE. They open daily from 6am to 6pm. Located within the Gardens is the Rockhampton Zoo. It is home to over 50 species of native...more
Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
100 Spencer Street, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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My wife is crazy about plants. Me, not so much. However, we both enjoyed our visit to the Rockhampton Botanic Gardens. It is nicely laid out and plenty of the plants are labelled with their scientific name, common name, and origin. My only criticism is...More
With a free zoo on offer, with educational bits and feedings, as well as the botanical gardens, walkways, playground and cafe, it is easy to miss the abundance of turtles that are so cool to see in their natural habitat! Wander down to the waterway...More
A must to see, free entry and the kids absolutely loved it. Chimpanzees were the favourite.
We went mid morning, if you want to see feeding shows and talks they start at 230pm.
Great food at the cafe and souvenirs are also available.
We visited in February when the temperature 38c and really too hot to walk around, the gardens include the Zoo and both are free to enter. The grounds cover many acres all laid to lawn of left as tropical jungle and runs alongside a very...More
We managed to have a quick walk around the Rockhampton Botanical Gardens & enjoyed the beautiful gardens . There is a zoo connected to the gardens but we had limited time so gave it a miss. Hopefully next time we will have more time to...More
Do yourself a favour and head to the Rockhampton Botanical Gardens for some down time. You can stroll around the beautiful setting, take a picnic lunch or you can purchase food from the lovely Cafe located on site. The free zoo houses the gorgeous baby...More