2020 sees the National Opal Symposium returning to Coober Pedy.
Joins us in creating a clear 20/20 vision for the future of Opal Mining. Only together are we able to share discoveries, new techniques, discuss the virtues of our ethically sourced Australian Opal and unite to keep the industry and our National Gem Stone flourishing!
An Outback Festival like no other!
Celebrating all that is Coober Pedy – opals, underground, outback, and our amazing multicutural community.
The Opal Festival is the largest community event in Coober Pedy and is held annually to celebrate the vibrant and culturally diverse community, opal and mining. The Festival provides an opportunity for the community to come together, celebrate and strengthen its cultural and social bonds. Incorporating food and beverage, craft and market stalls, games and entertainment; the festival provides activities for all ages and cultures in an engaging and entertaining event.
Fireworks display on the opening Friday night at the Race Course.
Saturday street parade, stalls, entertainers, side shows.
Saturday night entertainment at the RSL and drive in.
Sunday RSL and Speedway.
Come along and get down and dirty!