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.

COVID-19

The Premier of Western Australia has announced that some transitional restrictions will apply until 12.01 am on Saturday 8 May 2021. As the situation evolves, the BGPA will continue to provide updates and make operational changes as needed.

Bold Park access disruption

A section of the Bridle Trail in Bold Park will be closed from the 12 May to 17 May 2021 due to maintenance works.

Lotterywest Family Area visitor disruption

Ivey Watson Playground will be closed from early June to late July 2021 to facilitate the Stickybeaks Cafe and Ivey Watson Playground upgrade works.

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Stickybeaks Cafe upgrade and Ivey Watson Playground refurbishment

Stickybeaks Cafe will soon feature a revamped exterior to offer Kings Park visitors an improved al fresco dining experience.

New pavilion for Kings Park

Construction of a new pavilion and small stage at Kings Park and Botanic Garden’s Exhibition Lawn will begin next month.

Controlled fire planned for Kings Park

As part of a long-term research project, a controlled fire is planned to take place in Kings Park on one day between late April and mid May 2021.

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