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Crocodile Harry’s Underground Nest

Coober Pedy, South Australia, Australia
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Haha. Only wish I was here 15 years ago!

This place is a must see when in Coober Pedy. Was setup as an underground back packers years ago... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mjs181
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Sydney, Australia
Very unique

We were told about it before going to Coober pedy so we made the effort to check it out and I'm so... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Lena B
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Mareeba, Australia
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible1%
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“mad max” (10 reviews)
“his story” (3 reviews)
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Coober Pedy, South Australia, Australia
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a must see when in Coober Pedy. Was setup as an underground back packers years ago and there are plenty of tales of parties, debauchery and fun. You could only imagine on visiting the place the stories the walls would entail. Devastated...More

1  Thank Mjs181
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We were told about it before going to Coober pedy so we made the effort to check it out and I'm so glad we did. So very very unusual, we spent a good hour reading all the different little comments and to see so many...More

Thank Lena B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I have been getting told about this place for ages and it appears Harry's has been around quite a while. If you like old women's underwear hanging on walls this is the place for you. Otherwise, time to shut down as there really is nothing...More

Thank holden4100
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Loved Crocodile Harrys so much so that we will definitely be planning another trip to Coober Pedy just so we can visit. What a great place love the quirkiness and i hope its always open for all to enjoy. Do yourself a favour and make...More

1  Thank Tania E
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This is a different decorated underground home. Harry was definitely a unique one of a kind guy. Loved women and was also married once. Home decorated like he had it but tourists have left stuff like knickers and bras and written on walls etc. Interesting...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Very unusual place. Harry was obviously a character and much loved by all. Some great photos of early "Croc" days. Worth a quick look if you have the time.

Thank tglasby
Reviewed 9 May 2017

About 5km from Coober Pedy in the middle of nowhere is this Madmax type place built into a mountain cave. A cryogenic stasis chamber and a cave room with bed and selection of ladies underwear is just a taster,

Thank Bomoh
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

When you are coming from Stewart highway there will be a sign prohibited entry, blasting and mining. You can proceed safely sticking to the main road. Furthermore, you can continue going to get to Coober Pedy town! The place itself is bizarre and you need...More

Thank Natalya Z
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

No one was there and it operates off honesty system, theres a tin on the counter as you enter. Very interesting place to scratch around.

Thank Daffy D
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I ummed and ahhed about whether to drive out and see Crocodile Harry's dugout and I'm glad I did. How utterly strange and bizarre a place. What a mind to create such interesting and odd artwork both inside his dugout and outside in the yard...More

Thank Carolyn A
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