This section provides detailed information on selected native species that are particularly relevant to the Perth community, including their distribution, flowering season, cultivation and propagation.

A new species is featured monthly, with a focus on plants that are flowering at the time. Notes are also provided on where to view the plant in Kings Park and Botanic Garden.

Access disruptions

Road closures will take place in Kings Park and Bold Park on Sunday 26 August 2018 due to the Chevron City to Surf for Activ run event.

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Boorna Waanginy returns

Kings Park is delighted to welcome 'Boorna Waanginy: The Trees Speak' back in February 2019. The landmark event, which launched the 2017 Perth Festival in February last year, captivated 110,000 people over three magical nights.

Kings Park's Artist in Residence

It’s been a delight to have local painter Rowena Keall Walsh as our Artist in Residence in 2018.

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