The strategic direction of the Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority is underpinned by the Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority Act 1998. Key documents such as the BGPA Strategic Priorities 2020-25, Kings Park and Botanic Garden Management Plan and Bold Park Management Plan assist in the ongoing care of our designated lands.

BGPA is part of the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA). Please visit the DBCA website  for additional information.

Visit our publications section for other documents available to the community and view our policies below.

Event disruptions

Poolgarla Parkland will be fenced off and there will be additional foot traffic and noise around Poolgarla Family Area from Monday 28 November to Friday 2 December 2022 due to the Danjoo Koorliny event.

Naturescape summer opening hours

Summer opening hours for Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park will be taking effect from 5 November 2022.

Polyphagous Shot-Hole Borer

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is responding to the confirmed detection of an exotic beetle, the Polyphagous Shot-Hole Borer (PSHB) in the Perth metropolitan area.

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Dreaming of a Blue Christmas

The Festive Floral Spectacle celebrating our blue kangaroo paw has launched in the State Buildings!

Flowers in Focus 2022 winners

Thank you to everyone who entered our Flowers in Focus photography competition this year.

New Bold Park Management Plan

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

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