Vibrantly colored, exotic, and rich in both flora and fauna, Rockhampton Botanic Gardens maintains an idyllic charm complemented by the facility’s underlying warmth. The gardens feature a wide range of specimens, including cycads, ferns, and palms, while the adjoining zoo houses a number of indigenous species such as koalas, dingoes, kangaroos, and wallabies. The complex also contains a tea room and a lagoon. By using our Rockhampton road trip tool , you can arrange your visit to Rockhampton Botanic Gardens and other attractions in Rockhampton.
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens Reviews
Great place to spend the day leisurely with the family. Good areas to have picnics or sit & relax. Plenty of people all ages enjoying the gardens & just having a lovely day out. more »
I have been visiting the gardens for better than 50years, first as a kid but it was a popular choice for the teenages to meet on a Sunday. Later i became interested in the collections there many of wh... more »
We loved it. The gardens and zoo are free, so we were happy to spend money on other things like food and souvenirs. Great place! This is our second time coming to this place on our trips around Australia. Can only recommend it! Don't miss it!
It's a great place for young and old to explore. Refreshments are available at the kiosk, which is surrounded by huge Banyan trees. Watch out for the cheeky rainbow lorikeets though, as they might steal your food. Kids love the zoo, especially baby chimpanzee, Capri.
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