The audio file provides an interview with world renowned travel author, Bill Bryson, on 6PR's morning radio program with Steve Mills and Basil Zempilas on Thursday, 13 March 2014. In the interview, they discuss Mr Bryson's current visit to Perth as part of his live show tour around Australia and he enthusiastically describes what a wonderful place Western Australia is.

In particular, he says 'Kings Park is the best city park in the world' and that many local people don't seem to appreciate just how special it is. He says it is the best thing about Perth.

Mr Bryson was promoting his show, 'Many a True Word', held on Wednesday 19 March 2014 at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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All cyclists and motorists are required to abide by the Road Traffic Code 2000 and must adhere to signage and directions by the Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority.

Naturescape closed 2017

Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park will be closed from Wednesday 1 February for the Stage 2 development during 2017.

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Congratulations Batonbearers!

We are delighted to share the news that Dr Tony Scalzo, a dedicated Kings Park volunteer, has been announced as a Batonbearer for the Kings Park section of the upcoming Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR) during the 100 day countdown to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018).

Master Gardeners turn 20!

Kings Park and Botanic Garden warmly congratulate and thank the Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardeners as they celebrate their 20th anniversary in October 2017.

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