Plants in focus

This section provides detailed information on selected native species that are particularly relevant to the Perth community, including their distribution, flowering season, cultivation and propagation.

New species are featured regularly, with a focus on plants that are flowering at the time. Notes are also provided on where to view the plants in Kings Park and Botanic Garden.

Tree works on Fraser Avenue

Traffic on Fraser Avenue will be affected by the removal of a large tree on Tuesday 20 August.

Access disruptions: City to Surf

Road closures will take place in Kings Park and Bold Park on Sunday 25 August 2019 due to the Chevron City to Surf for Activ run event.

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100 years of honour

Saturday, 3 August 2019, marked the 100th anniversary of the opening of the State’s first Honour Avenue on May Drive on 3 August 1919.

Changing Place for Kings Park

Western Australia’s newest Changing Place has opened at Saw Avenue Picnic Area in Kings Park, expanding the opportunities for people with a disability.

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