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Monkey Business Playground & Cafe

100-102 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 1796
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Excellent place to bring kids

Reasonably priced. A great place to bring kids while you relax in the cafe. The only salient... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
danceswithroseoz
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Coromandel, New Zealand
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Be free children be free!!!!!

Great place to let the kids go batshit crazy for a couple of hours and then pass out in the car on... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Nick E
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17 Oct 2017
“Excellent place to bring kids”
31 Jul 2017
“Be free children be free!!!!!”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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100-102 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4031 1796
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Reasonably priced. A great place to bring kids while you relax in the cafe. The only salient negative is that parents have to stay. Would be great if you could leave your kids there for a couple of hours hahahaha!

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Great place to let the kids go batshit crazy for a couple of hours and then pass out in the car on the way home. But be warned if you are going here to expect anything more than this then you are a rube! Seriously...More

Thank Nick E
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This place was great for my kids in the play area but I waited patiently 30 minutes for a chocolate thick shake and a mango smoothie. I went to ask if they were still coming and got told they were being made now. 10 minutes...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Thanks to monkey business staff for a nice morning. The coffee took an unusual 15-20 minutes and I had to ask whether it went through with the order but other than that, the ball pit kept my little one amused for ages as did the...More

Thank Fiona A
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great fun for all ages. Very relaxing. The prices are really confusing with multiple children though. It's a little expensive for the 1 year olds being that they can't access more than half the playground. Apart from that I had a great time.

Thank Stewart O
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Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Monkey Business since my little girl was 6 months old as I always get few friends together to have a play date or just to sit and catch up for coffee. Since then I have noticed that the staff and...More

3  Thank SmilynSuperfly
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

Great place for kids birthday parties or to just have fun while parents can relax. The cafe on site provides coffee and cakes, toasted sandwiches, freshly fried chips etc. Well maintained, clean with lots of activities in a safe environment with toilets and plenty of...More

1  Thank dee482
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