For People & Plants

For People & Plants, a quartely publication from the Friends of Kings Park contains a colourful array of articles, many with a strong horticultural or scienfitific emphasis. The explorations, discoveries, adventures and tales from the members, staff and visitors fill the pages, including highlights, developments and what's happening in Kings Park and Botanic Garden. Cost $6 - subscription included in Friends of Kings Park Membership.

For People & Plants Winter 2015 Issue 90

90 CoverThe Winter issue is now available in Aspects of Kings Park.

In this issue:

  • Managing fire risk in Banksia woodlands
  • Fifty years of discovery - from Kings Park to the outback
  • Sounds of silence evoke ANZAC spirit
  • Children's ANZAC tribute
  • Honour Avenues go online
  • Rapid rise to glory for ornate eucalypt
  • Friends helping Kings Park into the future
  • How your donations assist Kings Park Science
  • Wildflower Pavilion - a piece of history restored
  • Warm up winter gardens with colourful flowers
  • Kingsley Dixon - three decades of achievement
  • Tales of plant conservation by an Italian botanist down under
  • From little things big things grow

Front Cover: People started gathering soon after midnight for the ANZAC Day Dawn Servie at the State War Memorial

Photo: Jason Thomas





Magazine Topic Indices

For People & Plants Issues 1 - 88

Magazine Cover Issue 1Thanks to the amazing effort and dedication of the Kings Park Volunteer Guides Audrey and Harry Pearson, we have available a topical index for past issues of 'For People & Plants' magazine.

Topics in alphabetical order:

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Topics in each issue:

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Please note: The Magazine Index is updated every 3 issues.

Some past issues are available from the Friends Office for a gold coin donation.

The cover pictured right is the first issue printed in Autumn 1993, featuring a message from the Premier The Hon Richard Court. The full text is available here pdfMagazine_For_People_and_Plants_Issue_1_Autumn_1993.pdf1.82 MB


Magazine Subscripton

A yearly subscrption to our quarterly magazine 'For People and Plants' is now available for $30 including postage. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call our Office Administrator Liz (08) 9480 3643