Outback Accommodation Australia Coober Pedy at Radeka Down Under

 Coober Pedy Outback South Australia - Incredible Holiday Destination



Coober Pedy in South Australia is the OPAL CAPITAL OF THE WORLD, with the first gem quality opals being found in 1915.

As well as the mining industry Coober Pedy has evolved into quite the tourism mecca. Combined with the relaxed and friendly town lifestyle, the unique choice of underground living, the breathtaking landscapes and the many activities and attractions this is a MUST DO holiday destination for families, couples and backpackers.

Just some of the highlights and activities of this region:

  • Underground museums, opal shops, churches, homes and art galleries to visit

  • Try your luck at fossicking at the Opal mines to find your own opals

  • Play the 18 hole GRASSLESS golf course

  • Experience the incredible Breakaways Scenic Reserve, site of the movies:
    Mad Max III: Beyond Thunderdome, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Pitch Black, Mars: The Red Planet, & Kangaroo Jack

  • Visit Crocodile Harry's Home, Mine & Museum

  • View The Dog Fence (Which is 5,300Ks long, the longest fence in the world) and see The Moon Plain Desert

  • Night gazing of the Southern Night Sky - educational and fun

  • Sit back and relax at the drive-in open air cinema

  • Join in on the fun of the Opal Festival

  • Take a scenic tour of Lake Eyre

  • Join in the Mail Run and visit surrounding towns, a great time

  • Events include the Coober Pedy Gem Trade Show, Australia Day Celebrations, Coober Pedy Races and the Great Breakaways Bolt - all a must do

As well as having a tour desk, Rakeda Downunder Dugout Motel owns and operates
Coober Pedy Tours. While staying at Rakeda, stop by our Tour Desk and we can advise you on tours and activities that work for you. Or click on the button below to Book A Tour On-Line

Coober Pedy Opal Capital of the World
18 hole grassless golf course - give it a go
Aerial of Lake Eyre


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Radeka Down Under
1 Oliver Street (Corner of Hutchison St & Oliver Street)
Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723