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.

Tin Horse Competition

Be part of Australia’s most unique open-air gallery!

Make a tin horse in time for the 2019 Kulin Bush Races and you could also be in the running for a share of generous prize money!

Entry Guidelines

Horses should be built to the following specifications:

  • Constructed from materials suitable to be displayed outdoors for several years
  • Engineered to withstand extreme outdoor conditions including strong winds and severe storm events.   
  • Of a suitable size to be displayed on roadside and visible from passing vehicles
  • To an aesthetically pleasing state

Horses will remain the property of the Kulin Bush Races committee and will be displayed at their discretion

Horses will be on display at the 2019 Kulin Bush Races. Winners will be decided by public vote and announced after the Kulin Cup on Race Day. Public voting slips are available from the Kulin Bush Races Track Office.

All tin horse entrants must be nominated prior to the 15th September 2019.

For further information and nominations, please contact:  

Wendy Gangell

Ph: (08) 9880 1292'

Mobile: 0429 805 244


Freebairn Recreation Centre Employment Opportunity

The Freebairn Recreation Centre is seeking capable and enthusiastic staff to undertake the following positions associated with running the bar and function components of the FRC. These include:

  • Permanent Part-time Bar Attendant
  • Casual Bar Staff
  • Part-time Facility Cleaner

Primary duties include hospitality responsibilities, bar service, as well as cleaning and maintenance of the bar facilities in the centre’s function areas. Hours for each position are negotiable with an ongoing requirement for at least 30 hours per week across an individual role with another 30-50 hours across casual roles dependent upon facility bookings.

Applicants must possess RSA certification and ideally have experience within the hospitality industry.  On the job training will be provided.

This is a multi-faceted role and we are seeking applicants who have the desire to become involved and be a key-player in the operations of the FRC.  Weekend work will form a significant component of the role.

Key Points:

  • Employed under Local Government Industry Award 2020 (salary negotiable dependent upon final role and responsibilities)
  • Must be adaptable, possess great time management skills and exhibit initiative.
  • RSA certification is required.
  • Uniform provided.
  • A vehicle would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Accommodation potentially available via negotiation dependent upon final role.

The position is available on an ongoing basis with a starting date to be negotiated.

For further information and to apply, please email: reccentre@kulin.wa.gov.au

In order to apply for this role please forward a covering letter outlining experiences and motivation for your application as well as a copy of your current Resume to:

 Freebairn Recreation Centre Manager - reccentre@kulin.wa.gov.au

PO Box 125

Kulin WA 6365

 Applications close Wednesday April 7, 2021.

* Please note, there are other opportunities for cleaning and maintenance of the wider FRC amenities.  Please contact the Centre Manager via email to discuss if you are available for casual hours.

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