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Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park is a place for children to connect with nature and learn to appreciate the unique Western Australian environment.

Join us to brave the heights of The Bungarra and The Python, wade in the Paperbark Waterhole, get caught in a web in The Tangle, disappear down The Burrow and build your best-ever cubby. Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park is the perfect place for kids to connect with nature and have fun outdoors.

Don't forget to check out our program of self-guided free nature-based activities. Parental supervision is required at all times.

We highly recommend you plan your visit carefully before arrival.

April School Holiday 2022 Vacation Care Bookings are now open.

Operating Hours

Days: Tuesday to Sunday

February 2022: closed

1 March 2022 - 8 April 2022: 8.30 am - 12.30 pm

9 April 2022 – 24 April 2022: 9.00 am - 5.30 pm (school holidays)

26 April 2022 - 23 September 2022: 9.00 am - 4.00 pm (including school holidays)

24 September 2022 - 9 October 2022: 9.00 am - 5.30 pm (school holidays)

10 October 2022 - 27 November 2022: 9.00 am - 4.00 pm

28 November 2022 - 24 December 2022: 8.30 am - 12.30 pm

25 December 2022 - 31 January 2023: CLOSED


Closure Periods

We are closed every Monday (including public holidays), Good Friday, Easter Sunday, ANZAC day (25 April),Christmas Day (25 December), Boxing Day (26 December), New Year’s Day (1 January) and Australia Day (26 January) and all of February.

Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park is also closed when a very high fire danger (or above) or severe weather warning is forecast - notices are provided on this website where ever possible regarding closures and service interruptions.

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Biara Cafe temporary closure

Biara Cafe will be closing temporarily from 2 August - 19 September for refurbishment works.

Administration car park closure

There will be limited access to the BGPA Administration building and the Kings Park Education and Learning building from Wednesday 15 June 2022 for approximately 8 weeks, 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.

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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

Hort Couture - Community Art Project

Crochet and knitting enthusiasts - we want you!

It's that time of year again, when the wildflowers start to bloom and our thoughts turn to all things spring. In celebration of our gorgeous selection of WA wildflowers, we are running another of our famous community crocheting projects.

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.

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