Pack a picnic basket and enjoy the marvels of nature amid meticulously manicured gardens, laid out in traditional Japanese style, with beautiful ponds that attract a myriad of water birds.
Mitchell Park has a whole host of small animals and birds for you to visit, including crocodiles, buck, raccoons, cranes, flamingoes, wallabies, monkeys and tortoises. There is a walk-through aviary that allows you to get close-up views of many beautiful bird varieties. A sand-filled playground allows small children to enjoy playing on jungle gyms, swings, slides and other equipment.
Stroll through Africa’s oldest surviving botanic garden and marvel at the collections of cycads, orchids, bromeliads and palms.