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Australian Outback Opals

Closed Now: 09:00 - 16:30
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I highly recommend this really nice business to every opal lover really nice people that tought me... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gold Coast, Australia
via mobile
Opal earing

Hug thanks to Maryanne and Darren who were helping me completed an opal earing! I really love it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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1-5 Eagle Heights Rd, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272, Australia
+61 408 157 458
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend this really nice business to every opal lover really nice people that tought me every thing I know about opals I hope to see this business grow in the future from Harry👍😀

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hug thanks to Maryanne and Darren who were helping me completed an opal earing! I really love it with such a attractive electric blood red from Australia Outback Opals, QLD Australia 4272. Highly recommended who are admired Opal like me ;)

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Very helpful and knowledgeable owners. Beautiful quality gems. Highly recommend a visit and don't forget, don't buy opals for yourself, always gift them.

Thank cyclone27
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We browser around the shop - has an amazing variety of opals! After checking out several pieces we ended up drawn to an amazing ring. The overall experience was very pleasant and Darren and Mary Anne make you feel at home right away and are...More

Thank Valéri N
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Our son whose very interested in gems wanted to have a look. We were welcomed on entering and the owner spent time with us, talking about the history and mining of opals. We were also shown some rough opal. It was very informative, and the...More

Thank janel30
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The gentleman who served us was a Miner who explained theprocess and locations in Queensland etc. where various stones are found.His knowledge enthralled us the Opals he showed us made us want more of these wonderful stones. We were sorry that we missed his wife...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

My inquisitive grandson (6 years) wanted to go into this shop to view the opals. We were not buying, just looking. He spent a good hour in deep discussion about opals with the owner. She was patient and generous with her time and knowledge. Being...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely shop, very informative, good range of prices and jewellery options available and also staff were great help with directions!

Thank JudyR1863
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Awesome time in this place. Just wandered in to see the jewel ray and ended up learning all about Opals and the process to mine them. Very friendly and welcoming people. Bought a beautiful necklace at a great price.

Thank The_Goat_Trav
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Were really impressed by a very helpful and enthusiastic owner and his wife who explained all about the mining and cutting of the stones. The selection of opals available is impressive too from small value items up to the more expensive ones. There is something...More

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