Vietnam Memorial Pavilion View venue slideshow

The Vietnam Memorial Pavilion was originally constructed at Karrakatta Cemetery in 1899 and then relocated to its current position in 1988.

The relocation was the result of the efforts of the Australian Vietnam Forces Memorial Trust, who raised the funds and created the impetus for its relocation to Kings Park. It was recognised that the pavilion would provide a much needed picnic shelter for all park users, as well as a place for contemplation for friends and relatives of the veterans who gave their lives during the Vietnam War.

Set within a beautiful grassed area, overlooking the lake, this venue offers a large shelter, proximity to the interpretive playground, BBQ facilities, parking and toilets. Zamia Cafe is located nearby and is available for catering. Activities conducted within this pavilion must not compromise or show any disrespect for the Memorial.

Suited to
Memorial services, social and family functions, community groups, corporate functions, weddings, film and photography
Capacity
150 people
Parking
May Drive parking, directly behind venue
Access
Immediate access to venue via May Drive parking
Services
Perth Explorer Bus stop nearby
Toilets
Close facilities at Zamia Cafe
Power
Available
Shelter
Available
Seating
Not available
Refreshments
Available close by at Zamia Cafe
Barbecues
Available to all park users; cannot be reserved as part of your booking
Booking times
Available 9.00 am - 6.00 pm daily
Bookings
Please contact the Bookings Officer
Location
May Drive Parkland
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Vietnam Memorial Pavilion, May Drive Parkland. Photo: D. Blumer Vietnam Memorial Pavilion, May Drive Parkland. Photo: S. Elsegood.

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