Lake Morris Road 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 after Frank P Morris, a former Cairns City Council Chief Engineer before and during World War II. So called because it leads to Lake Morris, also known as Copperlode Dam. Lower Lake Morris Road was named on 23 February 1989.