Botanic Gardens Cafe


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

Relax and enjoy the surrounds and local wildlife from the shady alfresco deck.

Enjoy monthly exhibitions with an environmental or cultural theme in the air-conditioned Lagoons Gallery. 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
(Closed Mondays, Tuesdays and public holidays)

Weekends - 8am to 3pm


0401 677 164 / 0423 375 280