The top 3 things to do in Cairns this Saturday are:
#1 Cairns Esplanade Markets
Held every Saturday from 8am, the Cairns Esplanade Markets is a great way to ease into the weekend. Home to a variety of market stalls, here you can pick up anything from jewellery and leather work, to pottery and clothes!
Where: Cairns Esplanade (by the lagoon) QLD
#2 Cairns Botanic Gardens
If you fancy doing something a little unique, why not visit the Cairns Botanic Gardens? Here you’ll find a tropical paradise, home to stunning flora, fauna, lakes, a boardwalk and much more—the perfect day out for the whole family!
Where: 64 Collins Ave Cairns QLD
#3 Esplanade Boardwalk
Fancy stretching your legs this Saturday? Then we suggest enjoying a leisurely stroll along the Esplanade Boardwalk! Here you’ll get to admire the beauty of the local area, from the crisp blue ocean to the distant mountains.
Where: The Esplanade Cairns QLD
Before heading off on an adventure-packed day, fill up at one of these fine Cairns cafes!
If you’re one for perfect barista coffee, you can’t go past Sipping Duck Coffee Roasters. Based in Stratford—mere minutes from Cairns—this location is a popular spot for caffeine connoisseurs across the region. Roasting all coffee on-site, you’re guaranteed a delicious full-bodied brew every time. On top of their first-class coffee, you can enjoy a range of gourmet teas, as well as simple food and tasty snacks. One last thing—the baristas here are known to be some of the best latte art freaks in the area, so be prepared for a masterpiece with that regular coffee! Pop by and say hello to the amazing team at Sipping Duck Coffee Roasters today.
Where: 25 Johnston St Stratford QLD
Looking to enjoy something that’s rich in flavour and nutrition? Then we suggest visiting the lovely team at The Healthy Bite. Located in Manunda, this fantastic little cafe is home to a range of tasty meals that are jam-packed with goodness. After a gluten-free meal? Well you’re in luck because The Healthy Bite offers an extensive gluten-free menu! From sandwiches and smoothies to juices, cakes and homemade treats, you’re bound to find something to satisfy your stomach here! On top of this, The Healthy Bite serves up delicious organic tea and coffee, which are perfect to enjoy alongside a tasty breakfast option. For all your foodie desires, visit this fantastic cafe today!
Where: Shop 21A Raintrees Shopping Centre 33-63 Alfred St Manunda QLD
Taking its name from its location, Wharf One Cafe is a solid favourite with both visitors and locals to Cairns. Popular for their delicious food, locally grown coffee and ocean views, if you’re searching for the complete cafe experience, don’t go past this fantastic spot. Run by friendly and helpful staff, simply take a seat and relax and they look after you completely. Crafting many of their dishes from fresh, local produce, you know that whatever dish you decide to indulge, will be simply delicious. Open for breakfast and lunch 7 days, be sure to make this your go-to cafe this Saturday!
Where: Trinity Wharf Wharf Street Cairns QLD