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Muddy's Playground

Closed Now: 09:00 - 19:00
Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
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Big Family Day Out

If you have a big family and want to watch the kids and relax at the same time and have time out... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sydney, Australia
Summer Delight

Absolutely perfect place to go with kids on a hot summers day. The playground is full of children... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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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...more
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The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4044 3715
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you have a big family and want to watch the kids and relax at the same time and have time out. This is the place to take your kids and let them run and swim wild for FREE

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely perfect place to go with kids on a hot summers day. The playground is full of children and different playgrounds for different aged children. There is a water section with some water spouts that the kids can cool off under and then continue playing....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DanielleV433
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked past this by accident on our way to Muddy’s restaurant. My son is only 11 months but he was still Able to find things that would hold his interest. The splash pad was the best as he could crawl on the floor as...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by he playground and the pool to cool off and enjoy the seaview. We highly recommend it after a hot day.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DavidGunn1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an awesome place for the kids to have a play. Water features for small children to play in as well as playgrounds and has a cafe too.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LovesToTravel85
Reviewed 1 week ago

Australians really take their children seriously, and both of the cities we visited, Brisbane and Cairns, offer these fantastic river- or ocean-side water-park play areas. As the parents relaxed and chatted, their children had a blast!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Betty08WhiteRock_BC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always go to muddies when in cairns when with our grandchildren.. great morning of playing and breakfast good to do before it gets too hot and tooo busy ... highly recommend this place for free water play and free use of bbq

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Andowhite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Young children will happily spend up to a couple of hours here, enjoying themselves in the playground or chasing the water fountains - brilliant.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank glendair
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Muddy's is an excellent kids playground, for ages up to 7-ish. The wet pay area is a great addition to your "standard" play equipment. The playground is set out roughly into age groups, with a fully enclosed area for the littlest through to a high...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Slards
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While I didn't personally experience Muddy's my seven year old daughter did and had a blast. Huge play area with plenty to do. Definitely bring you kids here when in town.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank katieimogen
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6 August 2018|
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Response from cairns082018 | Reviewed this property |
There’s no parking area for muddies, just road side parking, which is free for 3 hours at a time.
20 October 2016|
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Response from Achillies2016 | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere Along the esplanade is good. From harbour lights to muddys its a 10 minute walk. Big rooms there. Easy order coffee downstairs at dundees real real early in the morning !