The artificial lagoon with a nice layout is a very large outdoor pool with sandy ground/beach, and is just steps from the ocean and the boardwalk.
About Cairns Esplanade Swimming Lagoon
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This huge free lagoon style pool with beaches for the kids, lifeguards for safety and grassy areas to hang out in is a great asset for Cairns. As Cairns has no beach and is very muddy and tidal this huge pool ensures there is somewhere...More
The Swimming Lagoon is man made and on the Esplanade in the centre of town. Great for a swim. Safe for the kids and life guards are on duty when open. It's free, very clean, BBQ factilites, change rooms, and plenty of grassed areas to...More
This is a beautiful pool in a lovely location. The sandy 'beach' area is perfect for small children, with some overhead shade provided. The deeper areas make the pool usable for those of any age. The infinity view to the estuary is a great touch....More
This is ok for a swim. The facilities are excellent and the showers are hot, lockers and bbqs are available too. The water is quite cold...and there was rubbish floating in it. Quite frankly you can't complain, it's free and peaceful.