Lotterywest funding for Kings Park Festival

28 July, 2016

The Friends of Kings Park had a special visit to the Volunteers Lodge on the 6 July by the Environment Minister Hon Albert Jacob, to present the Friends with a $100,000 Lotterywest grant to support the 2016 Kings Park Festival.

A group of Friends of Kings Park Volunteers receive Minister Jacob, representatives from Lotterywest and the Botanic Gardens & Parks Authority and put on a friendly morning tea to celebrate the occasion.

“People from all walks of life will have the chance to enjoy a great program of free activities and exhibitions throughout September, while gaining an appreciation for Western Australian plants and our spectacular wildflowers in particular,” Mr Jacob said.

For more information about the 2016 Kings Park Festival, visit

Media Statement from the Hon Albert Jacob, Minister for Environment; Heritage