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Opal Bloke eBook download

Opal Bloke eBook download The idea for The Opal Bloke eBook download started in what looked like a farmers paddock with a few holes in a place called “Koroit” west of the town of Cunnamulla in western Queensland. Download here Koroit is a field that produces boulder opal similar to what is found in the […]

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A Rock hound in The Opal Fields

A Rock hound in the opal fields A Rock hound in The Opal Fields: What a place for a rock hound, and what a name for a town. ‘Anakie!’ and sapphire mining! Well, when I first set eyes on the place back in 1968 it sure well described it. Sapphire miners in old bombs (Aussie […]

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Rock Hounds – It’s A Dog’s Life!

Rock Hounds – It’s A Dog’s Life! Rock Hounds – It’s A Dog’s Life! Why do they call people who collect stones rock hounds? Probably because when you get the rock collecting bug, you are a bit like a dog that rarely looks up at the heavens anymore because your nose is always pointed at […]

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