Open green space, trees to relax under, a playground and simple facilities await in this local park. Great park for dogs with an off-leash area.
History behind the name
Dr Howard Bailey was a well known medical practitioner who migrated from the United Kingdom and settled in Cairns in the 1960's. He set up a practice in Abbott Street and then sold the property and travelled to Guernsey in the Channel Islands. After a short stay, he returned to Australia and set up a medical practice in Gordonvale. Dr Bailey worked extensively in indigenous health and drug and alcohol addiction. He passed away in June 2008.