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Welcome to the Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority's news, keeping you up-to-date with what's happening in Kings Park and Bold Park. You may also be interested in the media section and like to subscribe to one of our newsletters.

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Kings Park has been named one of the world’s top ten parks in the 2014 TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Awards.

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Children who take risks are more likely to grow into resilient adults, according to a Canadian Professor of Social Work who visited Kings Park this week.

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A six month trial for cyclists using Bold Park Scenic Walk has commenced in which one way, uphill cycling only is permitted.

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New picnic and adventure play features are currently being added to the Saw Avenue Picnic Area, thanks to our partnership with Variety WA.

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Travel author Bill Bryson has found himself in many breathtaking parts of the world but says Kings Park is the best park he has ever seen.

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Kings Park has won an Australian Tourism Award, announced in Sydney on 7 February 2014.

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Kings Park and Botanic Garden has won gold in three competitive categories at the 2013 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards.

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We are pleased to announce the release of our new responsive website.

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Kings Park and Botanic Garden has been awarded the blue-ribbon Mayfair position on Perth's first-ever Monopoly board.

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Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park and the Kings Park Education program have been recognised as ‘raising the bar’ in environmental education at the 25th Banksia Sustainability Awards.

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A new Aboriginal children’s storybook has been released to celebrate Kings Park’s significant Nyoongar connection.

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Kings Park and Botanic Garden has recorded a 20 per cent increase in event bookings in the past 12 months, affirming its popularity as an ideal location for social and celebratory events.

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