Celebrating women in science

Kings Park scientist at work. Photo: J. Thomas. Students studying STEM or STEAM subjects are invited to meet Kings Park’s female science and conservation staff in Kings Park to gain an insight into the rewarding career opportunities in the areas of ecology, seed science, genetics and plant conservation.

The event will take place on 13 and 14 August (Years 5 and 6), and 15 August 2019 (Years 9 to 12) during the National Science Week.

Bookings are essential and places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

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Tags: Year level: 5,6,9,10,11,12
WA Curriculum links: Mathematics,Science,The Arts,Technologies
Program type: School event

Kings Park visitor disruption: tree works

Visitor disruptions may occur in the Fraser Avenue precinct, Kings Park between Monday 18 March and Friday 22 March 2019 due to essential tree works.

Bold Park access disruption

Reabold Hill Boardwalk in Bold Park will be closed due to essential maintenance on Thursday 21 March 2019.

Bold Park access disruption: Kulbardi Walk

Kulbardi Walk will be closed from 7.00 am to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday from Monday 18 March to Friday 12 April 2019.

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