Kings Park and Botanic Garden has been voted Perth's number one attraction.

The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority is delighted to note that world-recognised travel website - tripadvisor.com - shows that Kings Park and Botanic Garden has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5, the highest of the 74 Perth attractions listed on the site.

Reviews come from visitors around the world, including residents from Australia, Europe, Asia and the Americas. The vast majority of the written reviews rated their visitor experience as excellent.

Of the other 73 Perth attractions, five are also located within Kings Park and Botanic Garden. The State War Memorial ranks in 2nd place and the views from Fraser Avenue are in 7th place (both rated 5 out of 5).

The Pioneer Women's Memorial and Lotterywest Federation Walkway also appear in the top 50 Perth attractions.

Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park, opened October 2011, comes 12th.

Aspects of Kings Park Gallery Shop is rated as number one shopping experience in Perth.

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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.

Bold Park disruption

Banksia Carpark in Bold Park is currently closed to the public due to stormwater damage.

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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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