Melangata Station

Melangata Station Stay is a working sheep station located near the town of Yalgoo. The historic homestead was built by the famous Monsignor John Hawes, a renowned priest architect, in 1917. Jo and Ken have spent a lot of time lovingly restoring the homestead to its former glory. Melangata Homestead was the only private residence constructed by Hawes and boasts an internal chapel and turret. You can participate in escorted self-drive tag along tours, historic homestead tours or camp oven cooking classes.  Melangata boasts many different varieties of birds and marsupials as well as carpets of wildflowers in season.


  • Homestead Rooms – King and Queen rooms inc meals
  • Unpowered camping and caravanning
  • Elegant bell tent

Contact details and hosts:
Name: Jo Clews
Phone:  (08) 9963 7777
Melangata Road, Yalgoo WA 6635
GPS: 27°48’12.2″S 116°53’06.7″E