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Opalios

8 Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
+61 8 8672 5690
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Just wonderful

This was our first stop on our walk of the town for the day and was the best. A great little family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lena B
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Mareeba, Australia
via mobile
A nice shop to visit

Have been many times to this shop when travelling around Australia and always the same warmth and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
larisse79
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Opalios has been mining in the Coober Pedy opal fields since 1973 and is still mining today. It is a family business that cuts all its own opal and creates its own jewellery on site.We have an experienced opal miner, expert opal cutter, and jeweller on site, and all our opal is cut to the finest standard. All opals and jewellery come with a written certificate, guaranteeing quality, value, and craftsmanship.Come and see Andrew, Stella and George for the best value opals.
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8 Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first stop on our walk of the town for the day and was the best. A great little family business and was more than happy to explain the ins and outs of opals and the mining without asking for tour fees. The...More

Thank Lena B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been many times to this shop when travelling around Australia and always the same warmth and friendliness. Even if I have not purchased anything a little gift awaits me and always they remember me. The craftsmanship and quality of the work is great and...More

Thank larisse79
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to Opalios by our hosts at Desert Buew apartments. This was our second visit to Opalios. I bought earrings for my wife and an opal pendant for my daughter. Ny don bought earrings for his girlfriend. Great service good value and huge...More

Thank Narelle M
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Brought a pair of earrings from this shop. It's a family affair. I was served by the mother and son who bargained with me and knocked the price down and a bit, gave me some free stuff too. Opals are beautiful

Thank Ezza_1989
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We had a look for an opal ring and the owner and mum where a great help. They took care of the kids and told us the story of the opals and there family history in opal mining. Great place if you are looking for...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Good little shop for loose opals and also cheaper souvenirs. Stella was great and friendly very happy to help us sort through lots of stones to get the right one.

Thank Tristan S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We loved our visit to Opalios the owners were very friendly and happy to talk about their family history of mining in Coober Pedy since 1973. They have a great book on the counter about there time in Coober Pedy that we recommend everyone have...More

Thank gailandbulldog
Reviewed 12 March 2017

One of my primary goals for my trip to Australia was to experience life in Coober Pedy. Part of that was shopping for opals. Opalios was recommended to us as this family mines, creates the jewelry, and sells in their store and has since 1973....More

Thank arntsonr
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Went out if their way to explain everything and show me how the opals were cut, the difference between them all and what looked best against my skin tone. Even threw in some freebies.

Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for Opal jewellery and found a lot more at Opalios! We got free "luck stones" and could see pictures of the beginning of the opal mining and even a movie how they dig today! We felt very comfortable at this family owend...More

Thank ThierryVui
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