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Opal Minded

55a George St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 200, Australia
+61 2 9247 9885
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Excellent Customer Service & Selection

Pros: 1) As soon as I walked in, I was kindly greeted. It was a warm day and I was dressed very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Los Angeles, California
Opal Stop Every Year - never disappoints

There may be many places to get opal jewelry but the selection, service and customer care is top... read more

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Opal Minded is the only opal store in Sydney that mines its own opals. Established in 1989, it is conveniently located in The Rocks, just steps away from the Sydney Opera House. Uncompromising multilingual assistance. Australian opals unset and in pret-a-porter classical and contemporary designs. Duty free prices.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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55a George St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 200, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: 1) As soon as I walked in, I was kindly greeted. It was a warm day and I was dressed very casually, and it was nice to know that I was not judged immediately by what I was wearing. 2) I was looking for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There may be many places to get opal jewelry but the selection, service and customer care is top notch at Opal Minded. It is usually close to my downtown hotel and premium care to find something unique for my wife. Fiona was excellent and know...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently we visited Melbourne [3 days] and then Sydney [5 days] for a vacation from the USA. We decided to get each of our young adult daughters opal pendants or ear rings as gifts. We visited 3 shops in Melbourne and 5 in Sydney -...More

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opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Peter Thank you so much for your kind words. It was my absolute pleasure meeting you both in store and helping you find the perfect gifts for your lovely daughters. I hope you enjoyed your stay in Australia and that those beautiful stones see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I walked in this store first when we were staying at the Holiday Inn next door. I was impressed with the selection but didn’t have time to shop until we returned from our cruise to spend a few more days in Sydney. I went in...More

Thank zsmith77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Opal Minded based on TripAdvisor reviews. Worked with Miranda; purchased an opal pendant necklace. Many choices; Miranda took a great deal of time explaining opals and I tried on many necklaces. Hope to visit again on my next trip to Sydney.More

Thank Cathleen A
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Cathleen, thank you so much for your kind words. It was absolutely my pleasure to assist you finding the right opal pendant. The opal with the stunning red flash showing a sense of sophistication looked amazing on you. I am sure you are wearing...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

I recently purchased a boulder opal here while visiting Sydney. The store had many beautiful pieces in various price ranges to chose from. I spoke with two different individuals before making my choice. Both were knowledgeable and helpful. I also really appreciated how they prepared...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit to Sydney, and second to opal minded. This visit was as pleasurable as the last. What made me come back was my memory of the stunning gems, settings, and most of all, service. Kayleigh was incredibly knowledgeable and helpful in...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic opals, beautiful jewellery settings and superb service by Chelcie Cookson. I am now a proud owner of an unusual piece of art.More

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opalminded, Director of Sales at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Good Afternoon, Thank you kindly for your lovely words, I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience here with me in store. It was an absolute pleasure being able to assist you in finding the perfect opal, or as you say 'piece...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

It's like she could read my mind. Opal is my birthstone and I already owned 12 pieces. I wanted a fashion statement but it needed to be wearable. Chelcie zeroed in on what I was looking for in less than one minute. Instead of making...More

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opalminded, Director of Sales at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Dear Betsy, It is so wonderful to hear from you, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your experience with me here at Opal Minded as I did in assisting you in finding the perfect Opal piece. Happy Birthday again for this month of October,...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

I was "opal minded" when we visited the store. The displays were tasteful and easily viewed. I searched through their books of unset opals and found the stone that danced for me. I was also able to find earrings that complimented the stone. Ember was...More

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opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Dear Lynne, Thank you for your lovely words. It was an absolute pleasure walking you and your husband through our opals and finding that special one you couldn't take your eyes off. I'm so glad you're already enjoying the earrings we matched and hope it...More

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JuneNew456
12 September 2017|
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Response from opalminded | Property representative |
Good morning June, To travel to our boutique from Rydges you have a few options. The fastest way is by taxi, which your hotel reception staff can help you arrange, or by Uber which is a preferred transport option by many... More
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Linda A
1 May 2017|
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Response from Renata B | Property representative |
Dear Linda, Yes, Opal Minded is open every day 9am to 6.30pm. We are looking forward to seeing you. Renata
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Doris H
31 March 2017|
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Our opening time is from 9am to 6:30pm.
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