The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority has initiated a new plant of the month feature on this website to highlight the wonderful native flora of Western Australia that you can see in Kings Park and Botanic Garden or Bold Park.
Read about What's New in Kings Park and Botanic Gardens and Bold Park.
You can select a title from the left-hand sub-menu or you can access past articles in the News Archive.
Plant of the Month feature
Relocation to save eighty year old tree
After some minor delays in extracting the tree and some challenging manoeuvring down Fraser Avenue, the Kings Park arboricultural team have hailed the relocation of an eighty year old Red-flowering Gum a success.
Fraser Ave Ceremonial Walk Project Update
Major works are nearing completion in Kings Park and Botanic Garden for the Fraser Avenue Ceremonial Walk project.
Draft Kings Park Management Plan
Submissions on the Draft Management Plan have now closed. Thank you to everyone who made the time to offer feedback. The Final Kings Park and Botanic Garden Management Plan 2009-2014 is expected to be publicly available via this website in September.
Kings Park Management Plan
The Kings Park and Botanic Garden Management Plan 2009-2014 has been endorsed by the Minister for Environment; Youth.
After the fire - the benefit of science
After the smoke has settled on the bushfire that destroyed more than 40ha of Kings Park and threatened nearby buildings, the name of a substance that could play a major role in regenerating the park has been revealed in the world's most highly cited plant journal - Plant Physiology.
Beyond the Beaker - seed science
Renee Tuckett, a PhD student at the Authority, was recently involved with Scitech's ‘Beyond the Beaker Program' aimed at encouraging students to pursue science careers.
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