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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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09-Sep-2016 'The Gardens of Stone and beyond - Book 8 released
Michael, Brian and Yuri are pleased to announce that Book 8 in 'The Gardens of Stone and beyond' series is now available and ready to ship...
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24-Aug-2016 Gardens of Stone Book 8 here on 9 September 2016
Michael, Brian and Yuri are pleased to announce that Book 8 in 'The Gardens of Stone and beyond' series will be released on 9 September 2016. ..
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15-Mar-2016 The Bush Explorers Encyclopaedia
It is now 10 years since Michael Keats and Brian Fox, and more recently joined by Yuri Bolotin, embarked on an ambitious plan to explore and docum..
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The Gardens of Stone

Book 8

Bushwalks in the headwaters of Deanes Creek, Rocky Creek and Budgary Creek.

Threatened Environments and Species within the Region

Price: $50

The Gardens of Stone

Book 7

Bushwalks on the southern side of the Newnes plateau.

The last 3 Centuries of European Settlement.

Price: $50

Isaac Barrow

Blue Mountains Map Maker

A fascinating insight into this influential map maker.

Historic photos and maps.

Price: $25

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