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: 60 minutes, 90 minutes, 120 minutes

Naturescape closed February

Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park will be closed from Monday, 1 February 2021 until Tuesday, 2 March 2021.

Concert traffic interruptions

Road and carpark closures will occur in Kings Park and Botanic Garden in February-March 2021 due to concert events.

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Farewell and thank you Grady and Lesley

The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority (BGPA) would like to extend a sincere thank you and farewell to two of our longest serving staff members, Lesley Hammersley and Grady Brand who will retire from the Authority in December 2020.

Noongar Boodja Six Seasons is back!

Kings Park Education is excited to open bookings for our 2021 program of Noongar Boodja Six Seasons festivals, a celebration of Aboriginal culture, proudly presented by Fugro.

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