Tom's Working Opal Mine
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Tom's Working Opal Mine information
The best place to check out a working excavation is Tom's, 2km southwest of town: miners continue their search for the big vein; visitors noodle for small fortunes. Self-guided tours run 8am, 10am, 2pm & 4pm and cost $10 per adult, $5 per child.