The Gundungura Project of Sydney University Rover Crew
The Gundungura Guide
Dr Geoff Ford has made a scanned copy of the Gundungura Guide to a
large part of the Southern Blue Mountains available in the public
domain. Goeff Ford, while a student at Sydney University was the
originator of the "Gundungura Project" undertaken by the Sydney
University Rover Crew in the 1960's. The results of the project were
a large sketch map - The Gundungura Map and this guide book. This
guide, which was only printed in a limited number, dates from 1970
and has now become a collectors item for bushwalkers.
You can download
the scanned copy here.
Geoff has also prepared a background document to the Gundungura
Project - it
can be downloaded here.
Thanks to Dr Geoff Ford for making scanned copies of this map
available. Here you can download these editions -
Map - First Edition 1961 (published 1962)
Map - Second Edition 1966
Map - Third Edition 1970
Nellies Glen Sketchmap
Geoff Ford compiled a sketch map of Nellies Glen that was designed
to fill a gap between the Gangerang - Wild Dog Mountains Skecth Map
of Myles Dunphy and the familiar areas of Katoomba. This was in
A pdf of the Nellies
Glen Sketchmap can be downloaded here.
Geoff's background notes to the map can be downloaded
Thanks to Dr Geoff Ford and to Sydney University Rover Crew and all
its members who undertook the research that made the guide and maps