Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park is a place for children to connect with nature. It is an environmental learning and discovery facility with important conditions of entry.
Admission is free
9.00 am - 4.00 pm
Tuesday to Sunday
Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park is closed every Monday (including Public Holidays), the entire month of February, Christmas Day (25 December), New Year's Day (1 January) and Australia Day (26 January).
Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park will also be closed on days when a very high fire danger rating or above is forecast. Notices are provided on this website where ever possible regarding closures and service interruptions.
During very busy times of the year, such as school holidays and spring/summer weekends, visitation often reaches site capacity early in the day. When maximum capacity is reached, Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park will be temporarily closed to further entry. Visitors should be prepared to either queue for entry or come back later. Please be courteous to other visitors during this time or take the opportunity to enjoy other attractions in Kings Park and Botanic Garden.
Conditions of entry apply to all visitors.
General public entry
The main entrance to Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park is located on May Drive in Kings Park and Botanic Garden. Refer to map.
Most of this area is accessible by wheelchairs and prams. There is a set-down area at the entrance and toilet facilities that are suitable for people with disabilities.
For first aid assistance please see a Nature Activity Officer or a Naturescaper volunteer.
Plan your visit
We encourage you to come prepared for your visit and we've prepared a list of what to bring.
Read about some of the reasons to visit Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park.