- Parks and gardens
The Botanic Gardens are situated on a 26-hectare property which was established to display plants of the Wide Bay and Sandy Straits regions.
Natural bushes, formal gardens and wetlands merge together to provide an environmental delight
Areas of interest include the Japanese Bridge, Bush Tucker Garden, Aboriginal Bush Tucker Garden and the Woodland/Wetlands area.
The Bush Chapel provides an open air cathedral surrounded by rainforest trees for your special day.
The Botanic Gardens are open from 6:30am to 7:30pm daily.
To view more on the Botanic Gardens view Botanic Gardens and Orchid House information brochure (PDF,7.6MB)
Click here to view an aerial image of the Botanic Gardens. This map may assist when organising an event.
BBQ Disability toilet Picnic shelter Seating Stage Toilets Walking track Water tap
"We went to the botanic gardens with the blind group, and what a fantastic day! The staff deserve every praise and thanks as these people (the blind) have never been afforded that dignity.
It was a feel taste and smell occasion loved it thanks for a wonderful resource grossly under utilised."
Thanks Bob Cole
Urangan, QLD, 4655