Esplanade Lagoon Pool, Cairns

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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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  • Enjoyed a nice dip with my partner and the lagoon yesterday. A great place to relax, enjoy the sun & go for a swim.  more »
  • We had been advised not to swim in the waters of Trinity Beach by a few locals and so we decided to visit The Lagoon at the Esplanade on two different occasions instead. The Lagoon is a really nice pl...  more »

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