Charlie Butler Park

Location: 19-21 Bathurst Drive Bentley Park

Good park for: exploring-nature; historic-element

Charlie Butler Park, Bentley Park, Cairns
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Charlie Butler Park is categorised as a Bushland/Conservation area.

Bushland/Conservation areas are generally un-embellished and are protected under the Nature Conservation Act 1992.  This means they are not accessible for normal recreation purposes, but more for protection of biodiversity and natural habitat.

History of Park Name

Charlie Butler was a Cairns Shire Councillor from 1903-1940. The original estate of Bentley Park was owned by Charlie Butler who was born in Wolverhampton, England, on 13 May 1879.  Charlie Butler died in Brisbane 25 July 1981 aged 102.

Last updated: 09 December 2016