Community Support

Get involved and let your passion grow

Kings Park and Bold Park offers places of great natural beauty, open space and tranquillity in our busy city. They are also leading centres of conservation, horticulture and science.

Learn how you can support the vibrant and passionate community of dedicated staff, volunteers and visitors that care for our parks.

  • Volunteer with your parks. Contact us to find a role that suits your passion and interests.
  • Become a member of the Friends of Kings Park or Friends of Bold Park Bushland. You do not have to actively volunteer in the parks to provide support - your membership is an important contribution.
  • Become a corporate supporter or enter an employee partnership.
  • Come work with us. View current job opportunities with the Botanic Gardens and Park Authority.
  • Enjoy a school excursion in an outdoor classroom. Book with Kings Park Education; a leader in environmental education.
  • Book your next outdoor function with us. We have venues and facilities to cater for a wide range of functions including weddings, social and family groups, corporate functions, community groups and sporting events.
  • Visit us - join us for events such as the Kings Park Festival and Summer Events program.
  • Subscribe to our e-newsletter to keep up-to-date with what is happening in Kings Park and Bold Park.
  • Tell us what you think. All suggestions and comments are welcome to improve the experience of our visitors.

Saw Avenue access disruption

Visitor disruptions will occur in the Saw Avenue Picnic Area from Monday 25 March 2019 due to toilet facilities upgrade works.

Bold Park access disruption: Kulbardi Walk

Kulbardi Walk will be closed from 7.00 am to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday from Monday 18 March to Friday 12 April 2019.

Earth Hour 2019

The lights that illuminate the Lemon scented gums along Fraser Avenue be turned off during Earth Hour, which begins at 8.30 pm on Saturday, 30 March 2019.

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Summer Scholarship Program

Kings Park Science’s 2018-19 Summer Scholarship Program recently wrapped up after another successful summer.

More quendas, bigger plants

Western Australian quendas (Isoodon fusciventer) aren’t just cute and quirky, their digging and fossicking habits have been found to make an incredible difference in the growth of plants, according to new research.

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