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  • Coober Pedy

    Coober Pedy is a town in northern South Australia, 846 km (526 mi) north of Adelaide on the Stuart Highway. According to the 2011 census, its population was 1,695 (953 males, 742 females, including 275 indigenous Australians).

  • Coober Pedy – Underground living

    Coober Pedy is an Australian town north of Adelaide on the Stuart Highway. Its population counts around 2000 people, including indigenous Australians. Coober Pedy is also known as the opal center of the world due to the opal mining industry developed here.

  • Coober Pedy Map - Outback, South Australia - Mapcarta

    Coober Pedy, population 3,500, is a small town in South Australia, 846 kilometres north of Adelaide on the Stuart Highway. It is self-described as the "opal capital of the world" and the opals are the only reason why there is a town.

  • Coober Pedy Underground Homes: "Dugouts"

    Coober Pedy Underground Homes Think A Dugout Is A Hole In The Ground? Think Again! Coober Pedy underground homes are not what you expect. The idea of living underground usually triggers thoughts of dark, damp and cramped spaces.

  • Coober Pedy - Opal Capital of the World - Home

    The District Council of Coober Pedy, Coober Pedy Visitor Information Centre & the Coober Pedy Retail Business & Tourism Association welcomes you to the Coober Pedy tourism website. Opal was first found in Coober Pedy on 1 February 1915. Since then, Coober Pedy has been supplying the world with the majority of gem quality opal.

  • Breakaways Conservation Park (Coober Pedy) - TripAdvisor

    Aug 21, 2019 · Heard about this one from another traveller. 32km drive north of Coober Pedy takes you to a different landscape of majestic, arid scenery including mesas and ancient geology, of great significance to and owned by the local indigenous Antakirinja Matuntjara Yankunytjatjara people. ... Yes but there is a fee for access to the kank breakaways ...