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Esplanade Lagoon Pool offers one of the best places to beat the Cairns heat. Look out on the Barrier Reef and Trinity inlet from this 4,800 sq m (51,666 sq ft) saltwater lagoon. The lagoon water is saltwater from the inlet run through a filtration system. The sandy perimeter provides material for sand castles, and kids can wade in the lagoon's shallow water. To relax, recline on the timber deck beneath a shady tree. By using our Cairns day trip website, you can arrange your visit to Esplanade Lagoon Pool and other attractions in Cairns.
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Esplanade Lagoon Pool Reviews
Cairns Esplanade Lagoon, is the place to go with kids, couples, elderly. Beautiful manicured gardens and surrounds, so peaceful, with BBQ facilities for free, you can spend a hour or several here... more »
On the far side of the lagoon towards the Cruise Terminal there are a bank of security lockers to store your valuables for a small fee. Not an area to leave your phone etc with your towel whilst you..... more »
What a great free public space to enjoy. Safe and clean and big enough so you are not swimming on-top of others. Very family friendly. Nice lawn areas around also.
Hey, it's free! What's not to love?! You get a great view while cooling off and they also have free community classes in the morning. A schedule is up to check out. Showers with lockers are also available right alongside to take the stress out of losing car keys etc while you relax with a police beat on the shore as well as security cameras everywhere. Safe, secure and clean they're also patrolled by lifeguards during the day.
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