The Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardeners provide a free advisory service on caring for and growing native plants for home gardeners and community groups.

Need native gardening advice?The service is focused on WA native plant species in urban gardens and provides practical advice on propagation, potting, planting, pests and pruning. The Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardeners enjoy spreading the word about WA's glorious native plants and how to grow them successfully.

Garden Advisory Service: (+61 8) 9480 3672

An answering machine will record your question when the phone is unattended and your call will be returned. You can also email through your enquiry.

Meet the team

Discuss your native plant questions with a Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardener at a Dig it with Coffee session, during a Friends of Kings Park plant sale or at the annual Kings Park Festival in September.

A Volunteer Master Gardener can visit your school, aged care facility, or social group for an informal presentation on the beauty, diversity and importance of conserving our native plants. Donations are appreciated

Join the Volunteer Master Gardeners

If you are fascinated by our Australian native plants, enjoy gardening, and have time to give to voluntary activities, why not join the Volunteer Master Gardeners? The training course will increase your botanical and horticultural knowledge and your ability to share this with others.

Further information

Contact the Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardeners

Kings Park access disruption

Part of the Western Path between Monash Avenue and Aberdare Road will be closed from Monday, 8 February 2021 due to construction works on The Kids’ Bridge, pedestrian detours will be in place.

DNA Tower closure

The DNA Tower in Kings Park will be closed from Monday, 8 February 2021 until mid-April 2021 due to maintenance.

Concert traffic interruptions

Road and carpark closures will occur in Kings Park and Botanic Garden in February-March 2021 due to concert events.

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Farewell and thank you Grady and Lesley

The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority (BGPA) would like to extend a sincere thank you and farewell to two of our longest serving staff members, Lesley Hammersley and Grady Brand who will retire from the Authority in December 2020.

Noongar Boodja Six Seasons is back!

Kings Park Education is excited to open bookings for our 2021 program of Noongar Boodja Six Seasons festivals, a celebration of Aboriginal culture, proudly presented by Fugro.

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