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.
  • Participate in public comment and community engagement activities that inform our plans and policies.
  • Tell us what you think. All suggestions and comments are welcome to improve the experience of our visitors.

Forrest Carpark Closure

On Monday 3 October Forrest Carpark and some surrounding paths will be closed for works from 6:30am until 3pm.

BCC building access

There will be limited access to the Biodiversity Conservation Centre building from Thursday 1 September 2022, due to ongoing Water Corporation works.

Water Corporation works

The Water Corporation is replacing approximately 700 metres of ageing water pipes between Mount Eliza Reservoir and Bellevue Terrace in Kings Park.

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New Bold Park Management Plan

The Bold Park Management Plan 2022 - 2027 has been published by BGPA after a period of extensive public consultation

Ready, aim, restore! A new approach to define and achieve restoration targets

A team of researchers from Kings Park Science in Biodiversity and Conservation Science, the University of Western Australia (UWA) and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain, have led the development of an approach for ecosystem restoration which connects scientific research, restoration policy, and on-the-ground action.

BGPA secures European plant breeding rights

Kings Park-bred waxflower (Chamelaucium) varieties bred by Kings Park have had plant breeding rights secured in the European market for the next 20 years.

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