Botanical Gardens Café

Simple and elegant, Botanical Gardens Café is Mackay's unique garden and gallery cafe.


Why Choose Us?

We offer a variety of experiences in a unique setting with a focus on customer service.


High Teas are our Specialty here at the Café and are all served on our Cashmere Fine Bone China designed by Claire Chilcott. Please contact us for more information or to book a table.


We have a wide variety of offerings for Breakfast & Lunch with Daily Specials and a Childrens menu.


The Air conditioned Gallery and remarkable deck area is A great Venue for your next Event. Cocktail Parties, Corporate Catering, Buffet Dinners, Wedding Receptions, Birthdays & Work Parties. We can Cater Groups from 10- 200 Guests and are Fully Licensed.

Our Story

Mackay's Local Botanical Café since 1989

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Botanical Gardens Café is the place to plan your 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 a gardens escape. Botanical 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.

Meet The Team

we are food specialists

Botanical Gardens Cafe

Clifford Stocks


30+ years in Hospitality/Cooking

Botanical Gardens Cafe

Jacob Redman


Botanical Gardens Cafe

William Turney

High Chef

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we are always ready to serve you

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