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Sharing katitjin, together and for the future

Join us for a guided walk through the spectacular Western Australian Botanic Garden.

Discover the significance of Kings Park (Kaarta Koomba) and discuss how Indigenous knowledge meets western science.

Explore the Noongar seasonal calendar and learn how ecological knowledge and traditional care for country, can help to create a sustainable future for all.

'A great learning journey. The children were fascinated!' - Year 5 Teacher

'Linked perfectly to the HASS curriculum. The students loved learning about the plants and their uses and Aboriginal names. The children can continue their learning/knowledge back at school.' – Year 4 Teacher

You may also be interested in a Noongar glossary for local Aboriginal words that are used within this website.

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Location: Pioneer Women's Memorial Area

Bookings are essential and fees apply.

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

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Tags: Year level: 4,5,6
Stream: Cultural Heritage
WA Curriculum links: English,Humanities and Social Sciences,Science
Program type: School program
Maximum duration: 1.5 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.

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

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