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The trail starts in the town of Kulin
Trail EndGet directions
The trail ends at the intersection of Kulin-Lake Grace Rd and Jilakin Rock Rd N
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About Tin Horse Highway, Kulin
The Tin Horse Highway is a laughing matter! The dusty paddocks surrounding Kulin have become a gallery of bright, quirky, community creations. What started as an authentic community marketing campaign to promote the annual Kulin Bush Races has become one of Western Australia’s most popular self-drives. The Tin Horse Highway provides a seriously entertaining drive and a fun alternative route to iconic Wave Rock.
Whilst the majority of tin horses are found on the Tin Horse Highway, you will also find many equally impressive and imaginative tin horses along other roads in the Kulin Shire and in Kulin town. All tin horses in the region contribute to the Tin Horse Highway story and reflect the vibrant, good humoured community that built them. There are currently over 70 tin horses displayed on the Tin Horse Highway, in the town site of Kulin and along other roads to Kulin. All year long new tin horses are created and can be found popping up in different locations in and around the town.
Allow extra time to stop and look at the 'art works' and take a few photos.
For more information on this unique event please visit www.kulinbushraces.com.au
Be trail ready for Tin Horse Highway, Kulin
Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.
Time / Duration
Up to one hour
What To Pack
Group D (Drive trails) required.
What To Pack
Group D (Drive trails)
- Research your trip well in advance. Good preparation is essential as distances in Western Australia are huge and facilities are limited. Visit the website associated with each drive trail for in-depth travel information.
- Carry maps, spare parts, a first aid kit and plenty of food and water to last your journey
- Visit the ‘Travelling in Outback Western Australia’ website for information regarding travelling in the Outback. Permits may need to be arranged in advance to enter into some areas which are on private property.
Hazards & WarningsTake care when stopping to have a close up look at the 'artworks' Never cross fences or open gates to get closer to art works
FacilitiesFacilities are available in Kulin at the start of the trail
- Car Park
- Dog Friendly
- Public Toilet
- Shaded Area
- Visitor Information Centre
Best time of year
Any time, the first weekend in October though is a particularly great time to come around as visitors can also experience the popular Kulin Bush Races then.
No fees apply
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