BBQ Lorikeet

BBQ Lorikeet is located in the Esplanade parklands on the western edge of the Lagoon. Lorikeet has four electric BBQ plates that are available for use between 6am and 9pm. The cooking area is covered. There is pavilion and tree shade with three picnic tables and benches.


  • 4 electric BBQ plates
  • Covered cooking area
  • 3 tables with benches
  • Pavilion and tree shade
  • Water available

Hiring a BBQ for group event; party or fundraiser means that BBQs are cleaned and reserved for your event. Making a booking is easy, simply send in your Application for Licence form at least 10 working days prior to your event. Once the Esplanade team receive your form we will then assess your needs and respond to you with a quotation.

BBQ Lorikeet is available for fee free hire for fundraising as part of the Saturday Market. This Cairns Regional Council program allows registered charities to use the BBQ Lorikeet facilities without charge once per financial year for the purpose of fundraising. Please simply complete and submit the application form and the Esplanade team will check availability for you. 

Equipment available for hire

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