The name Brexi is taken from a mixture of rock types between ancient volcanic lava and limestone, Brexi cliff which is a new tourist area in Yogyakarta which is popular lately.
Starting with the banning of brexi rock type brexi, because it is feared it will soon run out and Yogyakarta will lose the site of the remains of the ancient volcanic molten lava (Brexi).
Village Sambirejo, Prambanan, Sleman Yogyakarta who previously worked as stone miners automatically lost their jobs, at the initiative of community leaders and supported by sculpture artists who care about the villagers, they tried to build the area of the former mining stone into a tourist village by making reliefs and sculptures on the walls of mining debris and building a kind of amphitheater for performing arts.
Brexi open space area
It turned out that the initiative was sweet when the villagers supported it and then the artists participated to hold a show in the area, topographically the hill brexi area in the form of hills on the east side of the city of Yogyakarta was indeed benefited, because it has a view off towards the city, so that in the afternoon visitors can enjoy the sunset
one corner of the brexi cliff wall that is being carved in relief
side of the north corner, with stairs leading to the top of the brexi hill, with views of the city of Yogyakarta