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Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
Love Our Parks - Summer 2014

News from Kings Park and Bold Park

Moonlight Cinema. Photo: S. Albers.

Moonlight Cinema season begins

The Moonlight Cinema season has started, with latest releases and all-time classic movies on the lawns of the Synergy Parkland, Kings Park. Gather your friends and relax with a picnic as the sun sets and the new, inflatable screen lights up.

Kings Park wins Tourism Gold

Views from Fraser Avenue. Photo: D. Blumer.

Kings Park and Botanic Garden won three prestigious awards at the 2013 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards. Kings Park triumphed over many worthy finalists to win gold in the Major Tourist Attraction and Festivals and Events categories. Kings Park was also awarded the Sir David Brand Award recognising 'outstanding achievement in promoting and servicing the WA tourism industry'.

Summer theatre for everyoneWinnie the Pooh and Friends.

There is plenty of light-hearted theatrical fun on offer this summer in Kings Park. Enjoy an outdoor performance of Shakespeare WA’s 'Twelfth Night' in the Botanic Garden, or bring the family along to 'Winnie The Pooh and Friends' at Saw Avenue Amphitheatre in January.

Thank you to our volunteers

Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardeners.

A sincere thank you to the Friends of Kings Park, Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardeners, Friends of Bold Park Bushland, Honour Avenue Group, Kings Park Volunteer Guides and Naturescapers for their contributions to Kings Park and Bold Park in 2013. Join our volunteering community in 2014.

Countdown to Christmas

Christmas puddings at Aspects.

Avoid the shopping mall mayhem this year with a relaxing visit to Aspects of Kings Park gallery shop for your Christmas shopping. Our range of Australian hand-crafted gifts, complimentary gift wrapping, friendly service and easy parking will make your Christmas shopping a joy. Aspects is open seven days, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm with convenient free parking. Shop in-store or online.

News in brief

  • Have you noticed our new look website? Designed to work across all browsers and devices, we've made your search for information easier.
  • Kings Park is a relaxing, low-key family venue to celebrate New Year’s Eve. We promote a smoke-free, alcohol-free and glass-free venue for everyone’s comfort and safety. Sparklers and portable barbecues are not permitted and road closures will be in place from 6.00 am on New Year’s Eve. 
  • Have your say on the Draft Kings Park Management Plan 2014-2019. Further details will be available in early 2014 and submissions encouraged from across the community.

We hope to see you again soon in Kings Park and Botanic Garden and Bold Park.

Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fraser Avenue, West Perth
Western Australia 6005
Phone: (+61 8) 9480 3600
Bold Park
165 Perry Lakes Drive, Floreat
Western Australia 6014
Phone: (+61 8) 9480 3990

Email: enquiries@bgpa.wa.gov.au
Website: www.bgpa.wa.gov.au
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