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 Centenary Lakes are host to many species of birds common to Cairns and there are billboards there to learn from. There is a Chinese friendship garden, a small hut with a viewing platform, some gre...  more »
  • We found this to be the very best of botanic gardens. Lots of information with each item and an huge array of tropical vegetation from around the world  more »

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