Kings Park Education
Learning comes naturally
Kings Park Education provides hands-on, inquiry-based education programs for students from Kindergarten to Tertiary. Programs highlight the unique plants, people and places of Western Australia and the role we can all play in a sustainable future. All programs are delivered by qualified educators in line with the general capabilities and cross-curriculum priorities set out by the Australian curriculum. Whether you are visiting Kings Park and Botanic Garden for a picnic, a play or an education program, please let us know you are coming to ensure your enjoyment and safety in case of an emergency.
Download the 2014 Kings Park Education program3.35 MB.
Contact the Education Bookings Officer with any enquiries.
These programs are specially designed to cater for students in Kindergarten through to Year 2. Discover the wonders of the bush, follow the story of a tiny seed as it grows or meet Chunyart and his friends.
These programs are specially designed to cater for students in Year 3 through to Year 7. Be a detective in the bush, discover amazing adaptions and learn to conserve our precious bushland.
These programs are specially designed to cater for students in Year 7 through to Tertiary-level. Investigate play spaces for Early Childhood, learn to monitor and assess ecosystem health and find out why Kings Park is the most visited place in Western Australia.
In addition to the school programs on offer throughout the year, Kings Park Education provides a series of one-off or seasonal education events. These special events are usually facilitated by external specialists such as artists, theatrical performers and Aboriginal presenters.
Kings Park Education provides practical ideas for excursions and inspiration for teaching in the classroom. Excursion inductions are a requirement for all teachers visiting Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park for the first time.
Visit Kings Park and Botanic Garden on a free self-guided excursion. Receive a free self-guided walk pack, including teachers notes and a student workbook of your choice, to help explore the science, history and cultural heritage behind this unique and special place.
We want you to enjoy your excursion to Kings Park. Please plan your visit carefully to make sure everything runs smoothly. Bookings are essential for all school excursions to Kings Park and Botanic Garden.
Whether you are here for a picnic, a play or an education program, please let us know you are coming. This will ensure your safety and enjoyment. We recommend making your booking at least one month in advance, due to the popularity of our programs.
Kings Park Education inspires the understanding of Western Australia’s unique plants, people and places. There is a strong emphasis on the role we can all play in a sustainable future.
- Last Updated: 27 May 2014