Centenary Lakes - Cairns Botanic Gardens, Edge Hill

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Walk on the long timber boardwalk through the rainforest and mangroves at the exotic wilderness park Centenary Lakes - Cairns Botanic Gardens. Have a picnic by the freshwater lake surrounded by a grassy park. Over 130 species of birds live in the pristine tropical landscape, and orchid and water lilies abound. The swampy forest hides a saltwater lake with diverse wildlife. You might even catch sight of a crocodile lurking beneath the lake’s surface. Our Edge Hill road trip website makes visiting Centenary Lakes - Cairns Botanic Gardens and other Edge Hill attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Plants, flowers, ducks and butterflies. Beautiful setting all around with some cool walking tracks. Main botanic gardens is north and centenary lakes south side, found a Chinese temple garden setting....  more »
  • This is a great place to visit! You have a freshwater and a saltwater pond at one end, boardwalks through tropical rain forest in the middle and botanical gardens at the other end. This invites...  more »

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