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.

Summer 2014/15 Issue 88

Magazine Cover 88In this issue:

  • Variety Place - in more ways than one
  • Staircase of celebration and discovery
  • A gift for the trees - Kings Park transplanting
  • Create your own legacy in Kings Park
  • Fragrant Fan Flowers
  • From Plans to Reality: Progress on the depot upgrade
  • Ode to the Snottygobble
  • The Magic of Nature: 2014 Kings Park Festival
  • Times are changing: ClimateWatch Volunteer Group
  • The magnificent parasitic flower Rafflesia arnoldii
  • Who easts Macrozamia seeds?
  • Saving a critically endangered native heath

Front Cover: Eucalyptus rameliana hybrid.

Photo: Tony Scalzo.




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