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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: 06:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
100 Spencer Street, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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Have visited the botanical gardens several times they're clean, green and definitely worth a visit. Awesome Cafe that serves great food and coffee. Last time I visited I say for hours under the beautiful yes with a very dear friend and we laughed and chatted...More
We were pleased we were able to drive throughout to different parking areas as it was too far for us to wander all through.
With a small free zoo next door it is a peaceful way to while away some hours.
Anywhere else you would pay to see the many and varied animals and plants on display here. The playground under the majestic trees is a small child's delight and the many gardens would satisfy any age group or lover of flora. The cafe whips up...More
I usually don't have the time to appreciate the natural attractions that Rockhampton offers. Recently we had some friends staying over. We took them for a walk along the Yeppen Lagoon and then to the Botanic Gardens and Zoo. We had a lovely time walking,...More
I adore the idea of a free zoo and this was a very fun filled experience. There is a decent range of animals and things to see in the gardens. I notice lots of young families taking their kids around which was good to see.We...More
Rockhampton has a huge Botanical Gardens and Zoo. The gardens themselves are expansive with huge trees and amazing gardens. There is a large playground for the kids, there are Japanese Gardens, a war memorial cenotaph and a cafe selling delicious food. The most popular exhibit...More