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. Available from Aspects of Kings Park, cost $6. Subscription included in Friends of Kings Park Membership.

Spring 2014 Issue 87

Magazine 87 CoverIn this issue:

  • A New Botanic Staircase and Community Pavilion
  • Sunset Services - Anzac Day 2014
  • Bewitching Beauty - Kangaroo Paws
  • New Kings Park Plant Releases for Home Gardens
  • A Privilege and a Pleasure - Reflection from a Guide of Kings Park
  • Kings Park Reptiles on the Road to Recovery after Fire
  • The Risk-Taker's Advantage - Resilience in Children
  • Keeping Visitors Comfortable
  • The Best Park in Australia
  • Secual Secrets of the Deceptive Drakaea livida
  • Mortality Patterns of Banksi menziesiia in Kings Park Bushland
  • Sexual Promiscuity in the Shallows - Posidonia australis seagrass




Topic Indices

For People & Plants Issues 1 - 85

Thanks 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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docIndex for Friends Magazine 51-85 alphabetical format120.5 KB


Topics in each issue:

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docIndex for Friends Magazine 51-85 magazine format106.5 KB



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