We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dundas Rocks and Lone Grave

| Via Coolgardie Esperance Highway, Norseman, Western Australia 6443, Australia
Save
Review Highlights
Interesting stop-off but hard to decipher

The turnoff from the highway is signed, then when you get to "Site 10", that's where the town was... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
mrdom
Find hidden mystery-history

It's an eerie spot, on the edge of a vast salt lake. A lone grave of a young child. What is the... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Leanne J
,
Esperance, Australia
via mobile
Read all 9 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good78%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“street signs” (2 reviews)
“salt lake” (2 reviews)
“dam” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
| Via Coolgardie Esperance Highway, Norseman, Western Australia 6443, Australia
Write a ReviewReviews (9)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The turnoff from the highway is signed, then when you get to "Site 10", that's where the town was. There's some info and some street signs but I didn't find the grave. The "Dundas Rocks" might be the large rocks sort of across the road...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It's an eerie spot, on the edge of a vast salt lake. A lone grave of a young child. What is the story, where is the old town? Follow the old coach road from Norseman, there's a brochure (from the Visitor Info Centre), and info...More

Thank Leanne J
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

A fascinating group of rock formations, glad we took the time to wander off the track and view these boulders on the way to explore the dundas township site. Family loved climbing amongst them, but make sure you are dressed with leg protection from sticks...More

Thank juden69
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Spent a full day touring around Norseman. The heritage trails are inspiring. Picnic at Dundas Rocks, only company an indignant little lizard rushing around comically, on two legs. How's the serenity? Pretty darn good. Here's the lone grave of young James Dennis, he must have...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 11 November 2016

South of Noresman at the 18 KM mark you will find a turn off to Dundas and the Dundas Rocks.At one 1 KM on a red sand track you will see a small salt lake on the right and the rocks are to the left....More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Must be self sufficient if you want to camp here but what a lovely spot. What a great spot to enjoy the history. Far enough from the highway to enjoy. Worth a look!

Thank Libby W
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We had no idea it was there so we drove off the main road and there was this remains of an old gold town

1  Thank 642grantm
Reviewed 3 January 2016

This is a great area for a bush retreat, it lies on a great trail which is great to explore. We spend half of the day driving up and down the spots along the road.

Thank Jonty M
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Have you ever wondered why Norseman is in the Dundas Shire? We did. We went to see the Dundas Rocks and discovered the site of the abandoned town Dundas. It apparently lasted just over 20 years in the late 19th century with first gold finds....More

1  Thank Wieslaw S
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 hotels in Norseman
Great Western Motel
112 reviews
17.42 km away
The Railway Motel & Inn
137 reviews
18.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
bp norseman
52 reviews
16.93 km away
Cafe on Roberts
28 reviews
18.02 km away
Full Moon Cafe and Thai Restaurant
7 reviews
18.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
Norseman Statue
5 reviews
17.54 km away
Norseman Visitor Centre
34 reviews
18.01 km away
IGA Norseman
12 reviews
18.25 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dundas Rocks and Lone Grave staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit