Botanic Gardens Cafe



The Botanic Gardens Café is Mackay's unique garden and gallery cafe.

The Botanic Gardens Café is the place to plan your Botanic Gardens visit - come relax or take in the view and local wildlife from the shady alfresco deck.

Enjoy monthly exhibitions with an environmental or cultural theme in the air-conditioned Lagoons Gallery or plan your visit. Visitors to the Botanic Gardens are also welcome to bring their own picnic lunches and snacks and enjoy a picnic out in the Botanic Gardens anytime.

the Botanic Gardens Café can also cater for your next function or meeting at the Botanic Gardens - from casual gatherings and celebrations to events and wedding receptions.

For bookings ring 0401 677 164/0423 375 280 or email

Catering for coaches and large group bookings can also be made upon request.


Opening hours

Wednesday to Friday - 9am to 2pm

Weekends - 8am to 4pm
(Closed Mondays, Tuesdays and public holidays)


0401 677 164 / 0423 375 280