Corcoran Street 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 behind the name
Named for the Reverend Thomas V Corcoran, rector of Saintt Monica's, Cairns, who died on 3 December 1901, aged 37.