Kings Park and Botanic Garden is a beautiful setting for a family picnic or barbecue, with many ideal locations found throughout the parklands. If you wish to secure a venue for your event, booking fees are applicable. Venue bookings do not include exclusive use of the free electric barbecues which are available on a first come, first served basis. The Bookings Section provides further details on how to book a function.

Please note: this map has been designed from the perspective of a visitor accessing a picnic site from Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park, which is not a picnic area.

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Map of Kings Park BBQ and picnic facilities

Forrest Carpark Closure

On Monday 3 October Forrest Carpark and some surrounding paths will be closed for works from 6:30am until 3pm.

BCC building access

There will be limited access to the Biodiversity Conservation Centre building from Thursday 1 September 2022, 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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New Bold Park Management Plan

The Bold Park Management Plan 2022 - 2027 has been published by BGPA after a period of extensive public consultation

Ready, aim, restore! A new approach to define and achieve restoration targets

A team of researchers from Kings Park Science in Biodiversity and Conservation Science, the University of Western Australia (UWA) and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain, have led the development of an approach for ecosystem restoration which connects scientific research, restoration policy, and on-the-ground action.

BGPA secures European plant breeding rights

Kings Park-bred waxflower (Chamelaucium) varieties bred by Kings Park have had plant breeding rights secured in the European market for the next 20 years.

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