Opal Mines of Australia Opal mines of Australia were discovered back in the mid nineteenth century. Often they were discovered by chance while various outback… Read more »
The Australian Opal Mines are an ongong source of facination for opal miners and visitors over a hundred years of time. Many millions of dollars of precious opal have been cleaved from the harsh outback opal fields by men and women of determination and vision. Here is a glimpse of each of the main opal fields.