Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

Coober Pedy is a little underground town in Australia, also known as the 'world’s opal capital', consists of 2,000 people population. Due to the tough weather of this desert area people have dug this little town, while not only being a cooler area, it also has everything they may need. Each cave home has a lounge, kitchen, 3 bedrooms and bathrooms. The lounges are excavated out of the rock in the hillsides.

The town has become an important attraction for tourists. Tourist can find an underground hotel, library, church and also can play golf on a grass-free ground at night. This little town is featured in many movies, including Red Planet and Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Mad Max Beyond The Thunderdome and Opal Dream.

Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

Coober Pedy, An Underground Town in South Australia

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