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“Big Garden”

Cairns Botanic Gardens
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US$55.40*
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Ranked #5 of 125 things to do in Cairns
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Owner description: 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: Flecker Garden Centenary Lakes - Saltwater and Freshwater The Rainforest Boardwalk Mount Whitfield Conservation Park The Gondwanan Heritage Garden
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Had a wonder through the gardens worth a look even it you are not a gardener there are some extraordinary plants and trees to be seen.

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Reviewed 17 July 2014

I really enjoy a visit to the gardens but this year found that the orchid house and fernery were both closed, I think being revamped but a shame both unavailable at the same time. I do enjoy the walk around the other areas and especially home via the Saltwater or Freshwater Lakes.

Thank Tassie-ite
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Reviewed 15 July 2014

a beautiful place to spend a few hours. Especially good if you can do it with a guide, so many fascinating plants to learn about.

Thank Kld52
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Reviewed 14 July 2014

I did some botanic watercolour classes here which I really enjoyed!

Not only that but it is just a nice place to get a coffee and walk around.

Thank Libby C
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Reviewed 14 July 2014

The Gardens are so close to the city and so accessible. There has obviously been a lot of work done in recent times and the results are great. Get an idea of the environment without leaving the city!

Thank Trevor H
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