Bushland Ecology ProgramView image slideshow

In-situ restoration management and environmental strategies in conservation

Increase environmental literacy and civic interest through action-based inquiry in the largest urban remnant bushland on the Swan Coastal Plain.

Collect quantitative phenological data to track climate change and become custodians for environmental change.

Learn how to clean, dry and store seeds for future propagation and discuss current technologies in seed conservation, seed dormancy and seed banking.

Consider how endemic plants respond to fire, and using scientific principles, design an experiment to investigate the role of smoke water in plant establishment in the Banksia woodland.

Bookings are essential and fees apply. Please refer to the Kings Park Education Cancellation Policy before booking this program.

Location: WA Ecology Centre, Bold Park

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Secondary girls collecting specimens

Tags: Year level: 10,11,12
Stream: E-STEM
WA Curriculum links: Biology (ATAR 11-12),Geography (ATAR 11-12),Integrated Science (Unit 2)
Program type: School program
Maximum duration: 1.5 hours

Fraser Ave disruption

There is a minor disruption on Fraser Avenue near Kings Park Road due to tree works. Traffic management is in place and access is not affected.

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.

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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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