Road closures and service interruptions will occur in Kings Park and Bold Park from Friday 26 January to Saturday 27 January, 2018.

Kings Park and Botanic Garden

All roads and carparks in Kings Park will be closed to all vehicles from 6.00 am until approximately 11.30 pm on Australia Day, Friday 26 January, 2018.

The 21 Gun Salute will fire at noon on Australia Day from the State War Memorial and the Fraser Avenue precinct offers an excellent viewing opportunity during the Australia Day Skyworks.

Only pedestrian access will be permitted in the park during this busy time. ACROD permit holders and confirmed Fraser's Restaurant patrons with a parking pass will be permitted vehicle access through Saw Avenue.

The following services will be unavailable on Australia Day:

A total fire ban will be in place throughout the day. This means no sparklers or portable barbecues are permitted. Sunshelters, marquees and spiking items into the ground are also not permitted.

Dogs are not permitted at this event. Please help us to keep Kings Park tidy by placing all rubbish in the bags and bins provided.

Consumption of alcohol will only be permitted between 6.30 pm and 8.45 pm in the designated 'BYO Picnic Zone' within the Fraser Avenue precinct. Please note that alcohol must be limited to one bottle of wine or one six-pack of beer / pre-mixed drinks per adult.

Please leave your drone at home. Under Civil Aviation Safety and Authority Regulations, drones are not permitted in Kings Park on Australia Day.

Bold Park

Visitors to Bold Park are advised that Reabold Hill and Scenic Drive will be closed to all vehicles on Australia Day, Friday 26 January 2018, and will reopen as usual at 5.30 am on Saturday 27 January 2018.

Parking on Scenic Drive is prohibited; alternative parking is available at the WA Ecology Centre, off Perry Lakes Drive.

A total fire ban will be in place throughout the day. This means no sparklers or portable barbecues are permitted. Please help us to keep Bold Park tidy by placing all rubbish in the bins.

Further information

If you require emergency assistance during your visit, between 6.00 am - 10.00 pm, you are welcome to contact our Park Management Officer by phoning 0418 923 973.

General enquiries should be directed to the Customer Service Officer.

For further information about Australia Day please refer to our events calendar and Skyworks website.

Concert traffic interruptions

Road and carpark closures will occur in Kings Park and Botanic Garden from February to April 2018 due to concert events.

Australia Day 2018

Road closures and service interruptions will occur in Kings Park and Bold Park from Friday 26 January to Saturday 27 January, 2018.

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Segway Tours in Kings Park

The Hon Stephen Dawson, Minister for Environment together with the Hon Paul Papalia, Minister for Tourism, have announced that Segway Tours WA will commence in Kings Park and Botanic Garden in early 2018.

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More visitors than ever flocked to Kings Park and Bold Park this year – visiting for all kinds of reasons - from a concert, a memorial service or a community event to a bushwalk, a jog or a stroll through the Western Australian Botanic Garden. Here are our top ten hits of 2017.

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