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Cairns City Place

  • Lake and Shield Sts. Map It
  • CBD
  • Pedestrian Mall

Updated 11/12/2013

Fodor's Review

Cairns' heart is City Place, a lively pedestrian mall bordered by Lake and Shields streets and flanked by a handful of the town's few remaining "authentic" pubs, as well as its major shopping precinct, a craft market and performance areas. The plaza regularly hosts entertainment and community-based events, including free live entertainment on Thursday and Friday at lunchtime, and a hand-made arts and craft market, held 10–6 weekdays year-round, weather permitting.

Sight Information

Address:

Lake and Shield Sts., Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia

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Phone:

07-4044–3715

Updated 11/12/2013

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