Archive for November, 2015

Happy Birthday Bamstone!

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 […]


Bluestone paving and tiling

2015 Builder of the Year – Featuring Bamstone Australian Bluestone

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 recreates Australian History at the Australian Museum in Sydney

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 […]


Back to back WIN at the 2015 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show

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 […]


Bamstone attracts Royal attention

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 […]