Visit Cairns Botanic Gardens

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Visit Cairns Botanic Gardens


A tropical paradise awaits in these beautiful surroundings.

Relax in this sanctuary and enjoy the tropical flora as you learn about the horticulture within the gardens.

The site features more than 4000 tropical plants from all around the world and wildlife includes butterflies and bird species.

Go on a self-guided walk, or you can also take an arranged guided walk to learn about a number of topics.

Cairns Botanic Gardens

Pamphlets in the visitors centre include information on how Aborigines use some of these native Australian plants, evolution of the plant kingdom and birds of the botanic gardens.

For more information about the gardens, including opening times, visit the website.