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The 'Diamantina'

Our opal specimen, the DIAMANTINA, was discovered on Mount Margaret Station, Eromanga, in Western Queensland, Australia. This beautiful opal specimen (along with all of Broken River Mining opals) is mined...

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Kingfisher update!

Kingfisher update!

This update is long overdue, but the Australian red-backed kingfishers nesting in our opal mining wall successfully raised 2 babies. Pictured above is one of the fledglings. He or she...

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Office views

Office views

A beautiful end to yesterday. Just in case the view from our mining location wasn't spectacular enough, we were then presented with a rainbow. You never really get used to...

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Rejuvenation

Rejuvenation

Today is all about reshaping the area of land we just mined and collecting seeds for planting before summer and the ‘rainy’ season. Being able to regenerate the land we...

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Nature's store

Nature's store

While out opal prospecting today, I came across this amazing eroded ironstone boulder. As you can see, it is a perfectly formed vase! As tempted as I was, I didn't...

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