The Western Australian Botanic Garden is an ever-changing, living research centre committed to the conservation of Western Australia's flora. The garden beds display over 3,000 varieties of the State's unique flora, including many rare and threatened species.

The beds of the Western Australian Botanic Garden are grouped by regions of the State, various taxonomic groups and some purely for spectacular display. The regions include the Wheatbelt, Goldfields, Stirling Ranges, Rottnest and Garden islands, the Kimberley, Mulga, Southern Coastal and Darling Range, with other beds dedicated to key endemic genera such as Verticordia, Boronia, Grevillea and Hakea, Waxes and Kangaroo Paws and Eucalyptus.

A truly beautiful place, the Western Australian Botanic Garden is located high on the Mt Eliza scarp with sweeping river and city views. Unlike most botanic gardens, it is free to enter and open 24 hours a day.

You may also like to view our Botanic Garden Discovery visitor map (pdfWA Botanic Garden visitor map and brochure3.45 MB), take a walk and enjoy a self-guided tour or view our brochures section.

Visitor map of Western Australian Botanic Garden. Please email enquiries@bgpa.wa.gov.au if you require further assistance

COVID-19

The wellbeing of our visitors, volunteers and staff is our number one priority during the current COVID-19 situation. We are closely monitoring and responding to Government health advice and putting extra measures in place to protect our staff, volunteers and visitors.

Bold Park disruption

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

Lotterywest Family Area visitor disruption

Ivey Watson Playground is closed from 14 June to late August to facilitate the Stickybeaks Cafe and Ivey Watson Playground upgrade works.

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DNA Tower reopened

The much-loved Kings Park DNA Tower has reopened to the public after undergoing its first full refurbishment in 50 years.

Kings Park a shining light

Fraser Avenue Kings Park tree canopy up-lights have been upgraded to a stunning coloured display.

Call for #GenerationRestoration

The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority has issued a call for members of every generation to take action to protect and restore ecosystems at home and world-wide.

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