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Police armed at Anzac events

All West Australian police officers on duty will carry gunsĀ at the Kings Park Anzac service tomorrow morning.

WA Police Union President George Tilbury said the extra security measures were a result of the recentĀ terror raids in Melbourne. 200 more words


9000 Miles From Home

It does not feel like just 8 days ago I was still in London, waiting to board the plane and start my adventure. My first week has been pretty packed and gladly so. 596 more words

Prickle Lily

We have noticed this plant growing in many places recently, including Bold Park (beside the Zamia Trail, where these photos were taken), in Kings Park and on Buckland Hill. 47 more words

Bold Park


Perth is one of the most isolated cities in the world. A full 2,104 kilometers separate it from the next Australian city of more than 100,000 population (Adelaide). 370 more words


Prickly Moses

We have seen plenty of Prickly Moses (Acacia pulchella) around Perth recently – in Kings Park, Bold Park and at Minim Cove. It’s flowering season starts next month, but you can already see the flower buds on their long stalks, looking like tiny golf balls on long tees. 28 more words

Bold Park

Hairy Yellow Pea

We noticed lots of these Hairy Yellow Pea (Gompholobium tomentosum) shrubs growing in Kings Park recently. They appear to have small red-brown star shaped flowers, but those are actually the dried out calyx (i.e. 17 more words

Kings Park

Large Flowered Bogrush

We have seen plenty of this plant growing in both Kings Park and Bold Park recently. It is called Large Flowered Bogrush (Schoenus grandiflorus) and has large flower heads with tiny little yellow flowers. 23 more words

Bold Park