Charlie Butler Park is categorised as Linear Open Space.
Linear Parks are low use public open space areas with primary uses for stormwater management, buffering or linkage. Recreation or active transport are secondary uses.
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.