Coober Pedy Opal Festival 2019

Community Event

21 Jun 2019 to 22 Jun 2019

An Outback Festival like no other!

Celebrating all that is Coober Pedy – opals, underground, outback, and our amazing multicutural community.

The Opal Festival is the largest community event in Coober Pedy and is held annually to celebrate the vibrant and culturally diverse community, opal and mining. The Festival provides an opportunity for the community to come together, celebrate and strengthen its cultural and social bonds. Incorporating food and beverage, craft and market stalls, games and entertainment; the festival provides activities for all ages and cultures in an engaging and entertaining event.

Timetables on June 21 and 22, to celebrate our amazing spring time weather.

Fireworks display and live music is earmarked for an opening event on the Friday night at the Racecource, followed by celebrations on Saturday and Saturday night.

Come along and get down and dirty!


Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Pet Friendly Public Toilet Restaurant Shop


Free Entry

Event Times

21 Jun 2019 to 22 Jun 2019

Annual Event


Street Event & Drive In

Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, 5723

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BIG4 Stuart Range Outback Resort

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Reception Area

Opal Inn Hotel

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Flinders Ranges

Radeka Downunder Underground Motel and Backpacker Inn

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View of Motel

The Underground Motel

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Reception doors cut into the side of the Hill

Comfort Inn Coober Pedy Experience Motel

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Information Gallery

Umoona Opal Mine and Museum

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