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Opals Down Under

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great for exploring and educating kids

Went today a rainy day on the sunny coast. Had a lovely time with 10 of us. There was a private... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
MichelleGrayOnTour
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Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
Great little find.

After spending a day in the area we stopped off for the kids to have a fossick! They loved it!! $8... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Kate L
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Perth
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Situated on the Bruce Highway on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, Opals Down Under has one of the finest selections of opals you'll see anywhere in the world. This magnificent display of opals will have your jaw dropping, your eyes sparkling, and give...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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11 Ballantyne Ct | Glenview, Glenview, Queensland 4553, Australia
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+61 7 5494 5400
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Opals Down Under is a kid-friendly opal, crystal, jewelry, souvenir, fossil etc shop. It has a variety of tumbled stones, opal rings, fossils, agate slices and souvenirs. It also features a fun activity for kids where children are given either a small or large cup...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I felt it was a great place to go to after reading about it on a children’s activities website. Rounding down to a two hour drive there and two hours drive back, this place was not as great as described and the photos provided in...More

1  Thank FTSaKS
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Went today a rainy day on the sunny coast. Had a lovely time with 10 of us. There was a private Kids party being held which was lovely. Grounds are extensive. Clean and tidy. And Kids can gain an education about gem 💎 stones, opals...More

Thank MichelleGrayOnTour
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

After spending a day in the area we stopped off for the kids to have a fossick! They loved it!! $8 to fill a small tub of gems, they can find outside from 3 areas. They didn’t care much to match the gems with the...More

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I felt it was a great place to go to after reading about it on a children’s activities website. Rounding down to a two hour drive there and two hours drive back, this place was not as great as described and the photos provided in...More

1  Thank FTSaKS
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Can't believe we have never called in to this wonderful place! I took an 'old' opal pendant in to the shop seeking advice re replacing the opal. Received excellent advice from Scott who helped us select a beautiful opal. Left the pendant with Scott for...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time! Free entry and cheap for the kids to gig for gems! and the shop was very affordable as well!

Thank Pathfinder734046
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Really well set out tourist attraction with friendly staff to help make the visit enjoyable. Lots of opals, souvenirs and trinkets to explore. A good range of quality pieces and prices to suit all. Good activities for young families available. Can be a little difficult...More

Thank atd290489
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A bit difficult to find as it seems to be located in a residential area, but once inside the store the quality and selection of merchandise does not disappoint. Whether looking for low or high end jewelry you will probably find something here. Our sales...More

Thank Theresa Z
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

A great afternoon spent visiting a retail outlet that sells opals and fossil rocks. Opal jewellery for all occassions and you can spend as little as one dollar to forty thousand dollars. The place is also kids friendly and the staff are helpful and friendly...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Not only is digging for gold & gems fun for the children but also the big kids!lol! I have never seen my husband so focused on looking for something! My boys loved filling up there containers with beautiful gems. The staff were so very friendly...More

Thank Klou75
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Went to look for Opal gift for upcoming birthday...also ask re ring where Opal was well past its best! Friendly helpful staff - decided on new Opal for the ring I was blown away when saw the finished product more than happy, brought my ring...More

Thank cruzysuz
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