Andamooka Observatory

Want to know about opal mining? How to get started and where to go? How to get a claim? Good noodling spots? What’s the rules?

We love Andamooka and can’t wait to show you around.

  • Opal Mining 101 Tour
  • Opal Mining 102: Night Mining Tour
  • Special Astronomy and Seasonal Events

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Contact: 0487112747

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Celestial Events

Join us at the top of the hill for a range of celestial events throughout the year. Zero light pollution and hosted by local astronomy buffs with their scopes, you’ll be able to witness events such as blue moons, meteor showers, planet conjunctions and space station flyovers. Visit us here for upcoming events and workshops such as how to take incredible moon shots with your phone.