Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Perth

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Set on 400 hectares (988 acres) looking out on downtown Perth, the Swan River, and the Darling Range hills, Kings Park and Botanic Garden presents you with a spectacular landscape of Western Australian bushland, manicured park grounds, and colorful botanic gardens. Blooming wildflowers make September the best time to visit, but you can enjoy walks through coastal bushland and by colorful flowerbeds any time of year. Bold Park contains over 1,000 species of native and nonnative plants, animals, and fungi. The Botanic Garden showcases plants from Western Australia and other temperate climates around the world. Relax at one of the many cafes during the day or take in the view of the glittering Perth skyline at night. Make Kings Park and Botanic Garden part of your personalized Perth itinerary using our Perth trip planner.
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  • The paths have been infiltrated by potential Tour de France competitors. If you like being shouted at by our Lycra clad friends then this is the place for you. There is zero enforcement of the...  more »
  • Playground and all areas of eating. The kids enjoyed. A place for everyone old and young. Good stuff  more »
  • The perfect place for a picnic for nature lovers. Explore the multitude of plants from Australia in the beautiful gardens of the park overlooking Perth city. Great for kids play. Perfect for a family day out. There are lots of beautiful spots to take pictures. A must visit for anyone visiting Perth. Great cafe and restaurants with city and park views as well. N iconic park in WA!
  • It's one of the largest and best botanical garden in Perth. Moreover the entry is free. Located at the corner of the city which is accessible by foot or free cat bus from the city. There is also free car park available if you are driving. Flowers are seasonal and the best time to visit is in spring. There are lots of wild flowers as well. A must for photography enthusiast.

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