Sugarworld Parklands

Sugarworld Parklands, Edmonton's botanic reserve, is a great place to relax with the family.

These beautiful gardens are located just a 20 minute drive from the Cairns CBD.  Admission is free and plenty of free parking is available.

Sugarworld Parklands features an all-abilities playground - with engaging structures and a sensory space designed to be used by children with various levels of ability - as well as barbecue areas, volleyball court and a great shady area for family gatherings, functions and wedding ceremonies in these magnificent surrounds.

Limited bookings during COVID-19

Council has reopened limited public space bookings in accordance with Stage 1 of the Queensland Government's road map for easing COVID-19 restrictions.

  • From 16 May 2020, park and foreshore bookings for non-contact outdoor activities with a maximum of 10 people are permitted.
  • From 12 June 2020, park, foreshore and hall activities for up to 20 people will be permitted, subject to Stage 2 of eased restrictions*.

We are now accepting park and hall bookings from 12 June for groups of up to 20 people.  These bookings are subject to change should Stage 2 not come into effect on 12 June*.

The customer making the booking is responsible for ensuring all attendees comply with government directions and advice in relation to COVID-19, including social distancing and good hygiene practices.  These are subject to change without notice.

* Prior to entering each stage, the Queensland Government will conduct a COVID SAFE check to assess impact before further easing of restrictions.

Location and hours of operation

The Sugarworld Parklands is open:

  • 7 days a week
  • Gates open: 7:00am-6:30pm
  • Free entry
  • Hambledon Drive, Edmonton
  • Note:  No dogs allowed. Do not feed the wildlife.

Events and functions

Sugarworld Parklands is a popular location for a private events, weddings, naming ceremonies and other functions.  All functions must be booked in advance. Terms and Conditions of use apply.

The following areas are available for hire:

  • Raintree 100+ people
  • Thomas Swallow Area 30-50 people
  • Orchard Area 100+ people
  • Entry Area 100+ people
  • Bamboo Grove 100+ people

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Bookings

For a wedding or ceremony:

Make a booking enquiry for a Council venue

For other events:

Make a booking enquiry for a Council venue

Read venue hire terms and conditions.

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Last updated: 15 May 2020