• Pantoneys Crown

  • Delicate Rock Formations in the Gardens of Stone

  • Dry Canyon in the Gardens of Stone

  • Bungleboori Pool and Cascade

  • Filtered Sunlight in a Mugii Murum Ban Forest

Welcome to the Bush Explorers Website

Bush Explorers and Authors, Michael Keats, Brian Fox and Yuri Bolotin have been exploring the Australian Bush for years.

Bush Explorers is a guide to ultimate bushwalking in the Greater Blue Mountains National Park and the Gardens of Stone National Park. It is a chronicle of challenges, discoveries, adventures, sweat, and research lead by Brian Fox, Michael Keats and Yuri Bolotin. It is also your key to enjoy seldom visited places, and through words and pictures, enjoy what is literally on Sydney’s back door step.

This site is an important resource for bush walkers and others interested in the Australian Bush.

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Latest News
18-Jun-2015 Brian's new book is available now
Brian Fox is proud to announce his latest book, ‘Isaac Barrow, Blue Mountains Map Maker’. Significantly, this book tells the story..
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19-May-2015 A new book by Brian Fox
Brian Fox of Bushexplorers and Blue Mountains Geographical Encyclopedia fame is about to release a new text he has researched and written on the ..
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15-May-2015 Gardens of Stone 'In Focus' Photography Competition
Here is an opportunity to showcase your photography skills, make a name for yourself, visit the Gardens of Stone NP and experience firsthand the w..
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Isaac Barrow

Blue Mountains Map Maker

A fascinating insight into this influential map maker.

Historic photos and maps.

Price: $25

Ghost Trains

Forgotten Railways

An absorbing documentary exploring our old railways.

A journey of a different kind.

Price: $25

The Gardens of Stone

Book 6

Bushwalks on the northern Newnes Plateau

Regional Flora and Fauna.

Price: $50