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Opalios

Open Now: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Lovely people and good quality jewellery

Shopped around as I suppose everyone does and this place was hands down the best in town, Stella... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
eddieeagle2018
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Geelong, Australia
Favourite Opal Shop

Thank you Stella, our girls LOVED visiting your shop today and haven’t stopped talking about how... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Karen D
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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...more
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8 Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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All reviews no pressure family business opal shop the owner warmth and friendliness great hospitality on display the real deal beautiful pieces stella earrings george purchase opals box colour mining
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, limited range of opals for sale but still worth a look. Get a free bag of coober pedy stones to remember trip.

Thank aidenT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shopped around as I suppose everyone does and this place was hands down the best in town, Stella was a gorgeous person, knew her opals and a top sales person. She gave advice but wasn’t pushy, she also valued my husbands opinion, not that it...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Greeted by a friendly man at the door. He was chatty and interesting and he gave me a free little box with opal, potentially, in it....there wasnt but it was still fun looking. Also got to look at amazing opals in all different states. From...More

Thank Caz G
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Thank you Stella, our girls LOVED visiting your shop today and haven’t stopped talking about how kind you were. They loved searching for the precious Opal pieces this afternoon, from the satchel you gave them. They can’t wait to give their cousins the little opal...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 30 July 2018

There are so many option when it comes to buying opals in Coober Pedy it quickly becomes overwhelming. Reviews told me this was the place to go so I stuck with that and was not disappointed. The owner is a miner himself and was very...More

Thank Jirrah
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Lovely people who are interested and don't care how big your wallet is - they will find something to suit you if you want an opal to match your budget. The real deal people here and great to talk to. Recommend!

Thank z4321
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We stopped off at Coober Pedy on the way to Uluru from Adelaide, my wife wanted to buy some opal earrings, but neither of us knew anything about opals. The staff in the shop were friendly and happy to talk and educate us without ever...More

Thank georgek7800
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Family owned and run store - dad was out in the opal field and the son and mother were running the store and make all the jewellery. Very informative and told us to look around other stores before we chose. Were absolutely lovely and lots...More

Thank eavesalexandra
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

What a great find in this unique town. Thanks Stella for your support and honesty. I am now a proud owner of a 'solid' opal gold ring...opal was found in 2004 in the Emu Field and has only been set in a ring this year...More

Thank Kay D
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

There was absolutely no pressure with the purchase and honest advice. Even suggesting I suited the cheaper opal earings. Hardworking, family buisness.

Thank Rebecca G
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