Kulin

 

283 kilometres south-east of Perth

ACCOMMODATION in Kulin.

Located in the heart of the Wheatbelt, the vibrant Kulin Region offers a fantastic array of visitor experiences and is a convenient stopover for those travelling to Wave Rock or between Perth and Esperance.

Kulin - Tin Horse HighwayJilakin Rock, 15 kilometres east of town, is a spectacular grey monolith overlooking a lake. It is here that the popular Kulin Bush Races  are held every October, attracting visitors from all over the State. Another equine attraction is the “Tin Horse Highway” these creative tin horses provide a great source of ammusement to travellers passing through town.

Further east are the unusual formations called Buckley’s Breakaway. These pinkish white sculptured rocks make a stark contrast against the red brown gravel caps. Dragon Rocks Nature Reserve is another great attraction in the area.

KulinPay a visit to the largest regional water slide in Western Australia. Standing at 18m high and 172 metres long. Open during the summer months of the year, the slide is excitement for all ages. Contact the Shire of Kulin for more information on
+61 8 9880 1204.

Kulin Discovery Zone
Experience Kulin’s brand new Discovery Zone. The unique outdoor area has transformed the town’s main street and is the perfect place to relax, stop and stay. The Zone Kulinshowcases Kulin in a unique and informal way, giving visitors a sense of the region’s history and identity. It contains information points, interpretive signage and artworks which tell of Kulin’s past, present and future. The beautifully landscaped Zone also includes a War Memorial, RV Friendly 48 Hour Parking Area, Dump Point, Public Toilets and Showers, Picnic Shelters and BBQ, Playground and Skate Park. The Discovery Zone was officially opened in February 2015.

Annual Events

Kulin Bush Races
 Kulin Bush RacesHeld on the first weekend every October, the Kulin Bush Races are much more than a day at the races. The weekend is an indulgence of spectacular scenery, art, crafts, novelty events, children’s entertainment, live bands and
delicious country style food. It is a family orientated event, with activities and entertainment for all ages.They are located at Jilakin Rock, 15km east of the townsite overlooking the picturesque Jilakin Lake.

Arts & Crafts

Kulin Gallery & Studio
The gallery and studio is managed by Celia Carmody and Sharon Barndon. Come in and browse or purchase one of their beautiful pieces of artwork.
Everyone is welcome and encouraged to come in and try their hand at pottery, painting any many other quirky and fun activities.

Address: Kulin Railway Station, Old Williams Kondinin Road,
Phone: +61 8 9880 4042 (Celia Carmody)
Open: Fridays 10:30am – 4pm (please phone Celia beforehand to check if the gallery is open on the day you plan to visit)
Admission: Free

Food

Acres of Taste
51 Johnston Street
Kulin WA 6365
Phone :
+61 499 920 002

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 2pm

Kulin Hotel/Motel
Johnston Street
Kulin WA 6365
Phone: +61 8 9880 1201
Email: [email protected]

All day food and coffee available.  Meals available in the dining room or restaurant.
Opening hours:  Monday CLOSED; Tuesday – Sunday opens at 11.00am
Lunch: 12.00 – 2.00 (Last orders 1.45)
Dinner: Tues – Thurs: 6.00pm – 7.30pm (Last order 7.30pm)
Fri – Sat : 6.00 – 8.30pm (Last orders 8.15pm)
Sun: 6.00 – 7.30pm (Last orders 7.15pm)

Woolshed Cafe
Johnston Street
Kulin WA 6365
Phone: +61 8 9880 1275
Fax: +61 8 9880 1075

Opening Hours: Mon : 6.30am – 7.30pm (Last orders 7.15pm), Tues-Fri:  6.30am – 6.30pm (Last orders 6.15pm), Sat – Sun:   8.00am – 6.30pm, Public Holiday:   9.00am – 1.00pm

Fuel

24 Hour Fuel Facility
Johnston Street
Kulin WA 6365
Phone +61 8 98801204

Unleaded petrol and diesel available

Woolshed Cafe
Johnston Street
Kulin WA 6365
Phone: +61 8 9880 1275
Fax: +61 8 9880 1075

Unleaded petrol and diesel available. Visitor Information and souvenirs.

Visitor Information and Souvenirs

Shire of Kulin Administration and Community Resource Centre
Johnston Street
PO Box 223
Kulin WA 6365
Phone: +61 8 9880 1021
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.kulin.wa.gov.au

Open: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm