Approximately 40% of Bamstone’s factory will now be supplied by Green Energy after recent instalment of over 100 Kilo watts of solar panels on the factory’s roof space. The installation is just one aspect of the company’s three stage Green Energy program commitment. Stage one and two involved the installation of LED lighting and […]
It’s a sight to behold, watching the warm afternoon sun peeking through the trees and throwing shadows over The MIFGS Welcome Garden by Phillip Withers Landscape Design, a multi-level and multi-sensory garden that is entirely as inviting as its name would suggest. Located at the Victoria Street entrance of the Melbourne International Flower & Garden […]
Charlie Albone is an Australian landscape designer and television presenter known for co-hosting Selling Houses Australia. Bamstone sat down with Charlie at the 2017 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show to hear about his garden entry design “An Urban Sanctuary” and why he chose to incorporate Bamstone Bluestone to his unique display. Watch full video […]
Bamstone have been selected as the core supplier of quality Bluestone paving for the Warrnambool City Centre Renewal project. The 15 million CBD renewal will take place throughout 2017 and 2018 in the commercial shopping district of Liebig Street. The end result will be a city centre that is vibrant, attractive, more pedestrian and cycle-friendly […]
Bamstone was delighted to supply Australian Bluestone to yet another Gold Medal and Best in Show winning garden at the 2017 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show! In the last four consecutive years, Bamstone have had the privilege to work with successful Best in Show winning teams! This years winning garden was named “I See Wild”, designed by […]
ON THE COVER – From the team at Universal Magazines, Outdoor Design & Living Issue #33 is out now! Following on from our third success in a row, as part of the 2016 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show, the latest issue of OD&L features a fantastic cover shot of our 100% Australian Bluestone products. Grab […]
The Linlithgow Project demonstrates architectural excellence and phenomenal interior design. Situated in the streets of Melbourne’s beautiful suburb, Toorak, this private home celebrates the depth of creativity that can be achieved with Bamstone Australian Bluestone. Click here to gain a visual tour of the home, or click here to continue to explore the Linlithgow project.
Landscaping Victoria is a progressive association of committed professionals working in the landscaping industry. It comprises commercial and residential landscape contractors, landscape designers, students and educators, and landscape service and product suppliers. Like Bamstone, Landscaping Victoria share the common goal of promoting the standards of ‘Quality, Pride and Professionalism’. In May, Bamstone were delighted to […]
Landscape Design and Horticulture team, Caroline and Jobe Blackman from Vivid Design, and the Bamstone community were thrilled to be included in Australian House & Garden magazine’s coverage of the Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show! The double page spread showcases the Gold Medal and 2016 Best in Show Garden, ‘The Greenery Garden”. On page […]
Three’s a charm! For the third year in a row, our Australian Bluestone products have featured in another award winning Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show exhibit. “The Greenery Garden Centre” by Vivid Design (Carolyn and Joby Blackman) is tranquil and modern with a beautiful softness, celebrating our Australian Bluestone products. Thank you to the […]
Source: The Standard, Jan. 26, 2016 – By RACHAEL HOULIHAN (story and photos) UNDER the cover of darkness 22 new Bluestone seats popped up on East Beach in Port Fairy overnight on Tuesday. Bamstone’s managing director Michael Steel organised the chairs as an Australia Day surprise to the community. The reclining bluestone chairs are nestled among the sand at the […]
Watch Bamstone Company Director, Michael Steel, in episode 38, season 6 of Best Houses Australia. The episode features Bamstone Bluestone at a spectacular home in Geelong, constructed by Kings Landscaping Design and Construction. Watch the episode here.
Michael Steel, Bamstone Company Director, reports on the development of the family business as well as its positive future growth in the stone industry. Take a look…
Company Director and co-owner, Cheryl Steel reflects on Bamstone’s 40-year history On the November 11, 2015, Bamstone celebrated its 40th birthday! As a child, I recall the first stage of the Bamstone factory being constructed along with the first diamond blade saw which my father, Don Bartlett, built, designed and constructed himself! Bamstone’s first contract […]
CONGRATULATIONS to the highly skilled team of professionals at Imperial Builders for achieving “2015 Builder of the year”! The award-winning house also won Best Custom House over $2 Million. Bamstone was delighted to supply Australian Bluestone to this project. The private home executes magnificent design, functionality installation and use of a high quality Australian product.
Bamstone recently supplied Australian Bluestone to the spectacular Australian Museum front entrance in Sydney, NSW. What is unique about this Bamstone project? In sections of the paving, original footprints from an Indigenous Australian child during the Pleistocene era have been etched into the stone. The footprints are estimated to be 20,000 years old and are […]
Bamstone company directors Michael and Cheryl Steel are proud to announce that the construction and design collaborative at the “Quietude” garden, featuring Bamstone Australian Bluestone, successfully won Gold Medal and Best in Show at the 2015 Melbourne International Flower and garden Show event. With such an array of high-calibre and talent present at the show […]
On the 28th of May, 2014, Managing Directors and proud owners of Bamstone, Michael and Cheryl Steel, together with Bamstone Sales Manager, Tony Rowe, attended the Australian Stone Architectural Awards night in Sydney. Bamstone was delighted to receive recognition for global contributions and exportation projects, receiving “Best Export Project” for a job recently completed in […]
In 2007, our Australian Bluestone attracted the attention of Queen Elizabeth II at the annual Chelsea Flower Show in London. Bamstone supplied Australian Bluestone in a range of finishes (honed, polished, pitched face and sawn) to Mark Browning’s (Cycas Landscape Design) award-winning garden display. The garden design received a Silver Gilt medal in the Show […]