The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority receives a large number of media enquries. Please review the information provided and contact our Customer Services Officer if you require clarification or further assistance.

Recent news

The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority publishes news regularly on this website.

Media enquiries

All media enquiries should be directed to the Executive Officer of the Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority.

Executive Officer
Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
Fraser Avenue, West Perth
Western Australia 6005

Phone: (+61 8) 9480 3605 (Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm)
Urgent after hours enquiries only: 0418 923 973

Media visits

All media are requested to contact the Bookings Officer prior to visiting Kings Park and Botanic Garden, and Bold Park. This will ensure the location is available and your visit goes smoothly.

The details required when confirming your booking are:

News and current affairs

  • Reporting location
  • Number of vehicles
  • Subject

Film and photography

An application form must be submitted for all commercial film and photography activities. Penalties apply for commercial operators who have not confirmed their visit with the Bookings Officer.

Students (school, TAFE or University) are not required to pay a fee but must make a booking with the Bookings Officer.

Image requests

Requests for publicity images of Kings Park and Botanic Garden and Bold Park should be emailed to .

Please specify:

  • Purpose
  • Subject of image
  • High or low resolution
  • Contact details

The photographer must be credited at all times and an accurate caption or description of image used.