EVENTS: Coober Pedy celebrates centenary

The opal capital of the world, Coober Pedy, is gearing up to celebrate 100 years of history and heritage. Celebrations to mark the centenary kicked off this month, with a line-up of special events running until May 2015. South Australian Tourism Minister, Leon Bignell, said visitors will be treated to genuine outback hospitality when they make the trek to the South Australian outback. “This event is a once in a lifetime opportunity to explore a unique destination where half the population lives in underground dugouts and […]

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