Walk Along the Esplanade Boardwalk and Swim Free in the Stunning Lagoon

Cairns Esplanade is one of those locations that can’t be missed in the tropical and picturesque city of Cairns. The locals love it, and tourists make sure not to miss it. There’s plenty to do and see at this beautiful seafront destination, and it’s a great place to snap a selfie!

On a hot day, there’s no better way to spend it than at the Cairns Esplanade. From morning to evening the Esplanade Boardwalk offers the best atmosphere to enjoy walking, jogging, yoga, skateboarding, and cycling. Stroll along the boardwalk and enjoy the warm sunshine and beautiful ocean views and mountain scenery. There’s plenty of trees and grassy areas to get some shade, as well as a skatepark and some tennis courts that all contribute to the vibrant atmosphere.

For kids, Muddy’s Playground is a place they can enjoy. Seen as one of the best playgrounds in Australia, this shallow water park features everything from slides, play houses, rope bridges, and more! At Muddy’s Playground there’s also a large cafe, as well as BBQ and picnic tables for adults to relax.

The Esplanade Lagoon is a FREE way to enjoy safe lagoon swimming with stunning lake and mountain views! A real tropical paradise and popular local attraction that must not be missed. Make use the 12 BBQ facilities that can be used by anyone throughout the day. With lifeguards on duty and toilet and shower facilities, this 4800 square metre lagoon pool is a great way for the family to splash and swim as well as beat the heat in a stunning location.

At Koala Court our bright and homely holiday family accommodation in Cairns sits conveniently within walking distance of the famous Cairns Esplanade along the seafront. Enjoy a wide range of spacious studio and 1-3 bedroom apartments that come fully-furnished and with enough room to surprise you at Koala Court Holiday Apartments. Enjoy great resort facilities that include an inviting tropical swimming pool area, with spa and local gym access exclusive just for guests. The kids won’t get bored and you will stay relaxed during a well-deserved getaway at our Cairns City accommodation.