There are a range of free facilities to choose from along the Esplanade which are sure to make your next visit an enjoyable one. Please browse details on these below:


The Lagoon is a safe swimming location that is open all year around.

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The Esplanade playgrounds encourage active play on the city's beautiful foreshore.

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Recreation facilities

There are a range of recreational facilities to suit all active lifestyles.

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The BBQs are cleaned each day and are free for casual users.

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The Cairns Esplanade stretches 2.5km along the city's picturesque foreshore offering a range of parklands and lush lawns for hire for your next event.

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Toilets and showers

Where to find the Cairns Esplanade's toilet and shower facilities.

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