In the centre of Queensland is the somewhat unique town of Winton. Home to the Australian Age of Dinosaurs museum. It also has a musical fence, which amuses small minds, like mine:
In a similar vein, and somewhat inventively brilliant is the Xylophone Bridge, designed by Yeon Jae Won and Soo Jeong Hoo as part of the Seoul Cycle Design Competition 2010. Anyone reckon this’d be brilliant on the Wellington waterfront?
The magical equation is Bicycle + Bridge = Music
So you ride over wooden bits that hammer differently tuned bits of wood:
And they light up in different colours:
and lastly if you’ve ever watched Sigur Rós’s DVD called Heima then you might remember the brilliantly happy stone xylophone/marimba: