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Santos Live Sundays

Adam Hall and the Velvet Playboys.‘Folk and Flowers’ is the live music theme this Sunday, 22 September. Melbourne band 'Tinpan Orange' will combine with local favourite 'Ruby Boots' live on the main stage. If swing is more your scene, join us on Sunday, 29 September for the sassy sounds of 'Adam Hall and the Velvet Playboys', and 'Cottontail Trio and The Supper Club' to wrap up the 2013 Kings Park Festival in style. Pack a picnic and dancing shoes, bring your friends and enjoy the beautiful spring weather. Read more…

Floral makeover for Australian classic

EH Holden cars as Wildflower Wagons.We’re not the only birthday kid in town - the EH Holden also turns 50 in 2013. As a combined birthday treat, come and enjoy their display of amazing vintage EH Holden cars against the backdrop of Kings Park’s river views on Sunday, 29 September. Be sure to catch the extra-special wildflower displays - Wildflower Wagons - in Forrest Carpark and in front of Fraser's Restaurant throughout the month of September. A must-see for all car enthusiasts. Read more…

Fantastic Faraway Festival

Adorable Florables at the Fantastic Faraway Festival.The 'Fantastic Faraway Festival' (formerly Wild Fairyland Festival) promises to be a fun-filled kid’s day out on Saturday, 21 September. The Lotterywest Family Area will be full of great activities for all ages and stages, including magicians, circus shows, face painting, adventure games, pony and camel rides and a scavenger hunt. Don’t miss special guests, the Adorable Florables. Read more…

Friends of Kings Park native plant sale

Grevillea bracteosa available at the plant sale. Photo: D. Blumer.The famous Friends of Kings Park native plant sale will be held Saturday, 28 – Monday, 30 September. Choose from a wide range of native plants, including unusual species not available in commercial nurseries. Special gardening workshops will also be on offer during the sale to get your home garden looking spectacular. All plants are lovingly cultivated by the Friends of Kings Park. Visit the website for the complete plant list. Read more…

Subscribe and Win competition

Enjoy wildflowers in their natural habitat. Photo: A. Russell.It’s the Kings Park Festival’s 50th birthday this September but you get all the presents! Thanks to the Festival, Australian Pinnacle Tours and Australia’s South West, you could see Western Australia’s amazing wildflowers in their natural habitat. As a Kings Park e-newsletter subscriber you are already in the draw. Encourage your family and friends to subscribe to regular updates on Kings Park and Bold Park news and they could win too. There’s a winner each Friday in September. Read more…

We look forward to seeing you in Kings Park and Bold Park this September.



Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fraser Avenue, West Perth, Western Australia 6005
Phone: (+61 8) 9480 3600
Fax: (+61 8) 9322 5064

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