Entries by Alex Castle

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March 2019 Plant Sale

The March Plant Sale will be held on Sunday 17 March 2019 from 9:00am to 12:00 noon (or earlier if the plants are sold out). The sale will be located at the Exhibition Ground next to the Education Centre off Fraser Avenue (follow the signs on Fraser Ave). Proceeds from the Friends Native Plant Sales support research […]

Summer Scholarship Programme

  The 2018/2019 Kings Park Summer Scholarship programme is underway.  We are delighted to welcome nine Honours and PhD students undertaking a diverse range of projects: Jane Edgeloe Genetic diversity of seagrass in Shark Bay Jason Paterson Weeds and fire ecology Luisa Ducki Vegetation composition post-mine rehabilitation Suzanne Lapensee Ecological genetic assessment of restoration success […]

Kings Park a beautiful social legacy

A recent Letter to the Editor in The West Australian perfectly describes how special the Park is: “The foresight of our early leaders and the imagination and work of many others since have bequeathed us a truly special gift in Kings Park. We must cherish and preserve it, recognising how much it provides us and […]

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Storm Boy @ Moonlight Cinema

‘Storm Boy’ has grown up to be Michael Kingley, a successful retired businessman and grandfather. When Kingley starts to see images from his past that he can’t explain, he is forced to remember his long-forgotten childhood, growing up on an isolated coastline with his father. He recounts to his grand-daughter the story of how, as […]

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November Plant Sale

The November Plant Sale will be held on Sunday 4 November 2018 from 8.30am to 12.00 noon (or earlier if the plants are sold out). The sale will be located at the Exhibition Ground next to the Education Centre off Fraser Avenue (follow the signs on Fraser Ave). Proceeds from the Friends Native Plant Sales support research […]

Notice of 2018 Annual General Meeting

The Friends of Kings Park Annual General Meeting will be held at 6pm on Thursday 11th October 2018 in the Green Room, Education Building. Wine and cheese will be served prior to the AGM at 5:30pm. Download the Agenda here Download the President’s Report here The term of all members of the Management Committee, including […]