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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  • The lakes are so peaceful and picturesque and they are an area that is great for bird spotting. There are a handful of Chinese garden style 'buildings' which add to the views. The water lilies and...  more »
  • This is definitely a place to visit to view the wonderful tropical and rainforest plants. While at the gardens visit the Tanks and view the latest exhibition on. A very relaxing way to spend the day.  more »

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