Menzies, Australia

Travel Blogs from Menzies

Menzies Travel Blogs (21)
The only ghosts here are pinching our water!, Menzies, Australia travel blog

The only ghosts here are pinching our water!

A travel blog entry by kyser


... and I have to mention it before battening down the hatches for the night. We thought we had well and truly established that Menzies was, indeed, a ghost town, so we were mystified when some strange noises disturbed us late in the evening. Turns out the ...

Weird statues and a ghost town, Menzies, Australia travel blog

Weird statues and a ghost town

A travel blog entry by liznrob


... artists??!!! Out in the middle of the back of beyond are the Antony Gormley statues - 51 steel statues based on the 51 inhabitants of Menzies which have been erected in a vast salt lake. It's an incredible sight - the glare of the light off the salt, the ...

Horricks to Leinster, Menzies, Australia travel blog

Horricks to Leinster

A travel blog entry by lyngreg


Left Horricks 6.30 heading for Kalgoolie. Load pretty heavy. Arrived Mt Magnet 11.45 lovely cool cloudy day so far. Spent 1st night bush camp just north of Menzies. Cooked rissoles & ...

Lake Ballard

Lake Ballard's Sculptures

A travel blog entry by evirichmond


Of all the amazing places, sights and scenery we have experienced in this awesome country of Australia, Lake Ballard rates right near the top for it's raw beauty, stunning landscape, isolation and the amazing 51 sculptures set over a 7.5klm path out ...