poster memorials of war 2020Explore Australia’s involvement in World War I and II walking an interactive StoryMap (coming soon).

Much of Western Australia's history is recorded in Kings Park. This self-guided walk explores key locations where Australians fought and the nature of warfare during World War I and World War II.

Contemplate the Gallipoli campaign, the significance of the ANZAC legend, walk the Kokoda Track memorial walk, visit the State War Memorial and discover historical figures and events which have helped shape our society.

Location: State War Memorial Area

Please refer to the Kings Park Education Cancellation Policy before booking this program.

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Tags: Year level: 9,10
Stream: Cultural Heritage
WA Curriculum links: English,Humanities and Social Sciences
Program type: Self-guided program
Maximum duration: 1 hour, 1.5 hours, 2 hours

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.

Bold Park disruption

Banksia Carpark in Bold Park is currently closed to the public due to stormwater damage.

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Floral clock debuts artistic new look

The much-loved Kings Park Floral Clock has debuted a whole new look with a modern floral makeover from an exciting artist.

Fire Ecology Burn

Researchers and bushland staff at Kings Park successfully carried out a scientific research burn in a section of Kings Park bushland earlier this month. 

New innovative AR experience launched at Kings Park

A new locally developed augmented reality experience has been launched at Kings Park in time for families to enjoy during these school holidays.

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